• inside. out.

    May 10, 2012 | Posted By: | Uncategorized |

    We just designed a new shirt, called inside. out., which was inspired by the Locus of Control theory in psychology. They can be purchased from our online shop in men’s and women’s tees.

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    OnDeck 7

    April 20, 2012 | Posted By: | Uncategorized |


    The Montana Skatepark Association is organizing an art show to raise money to build more skateparks throughout their state. Artists from around the country were sent blank skate decks to turn into art, which will be auctioned off on May 4th at The Brink Gallery, in Missoula, MT. Check out the video above, to see what Justin made for the show.

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    New Song

    April 6, 2012 | Posted By: | Uncategorized |

    A new song from The Protist is featured on the short film Oblique Vista over at Head on over for a look and a listen.

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    New Website

    November 11, 2011 | Posted By: | Uncategorized |

    Notice anything different about our website today? We felt it was time for an update. Have a look around and get comfy, as it will be the home to the next batch of projects we’re working on.

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    September 6, 2011 | Posted By: | Uncategorized |

    If you head over to our music page, you’ll notice there are no longer any purchase links. That’s because our previous releases are now available as free downloads! Just click the “download” button on the music player and you’ll get the goods. Feel free to share with others and most of all, enjoy.

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    In The Wind

    February 1, 2011 | Posted By: | Uncategorized |

    While Matt was in the road filming last summer, I began recording on some solo material. Today, the first song in that batch “In The Wind” is available as a free download. You can listen and get a copy on my website Enjoy!

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    Way of the Ocean Premier

    January 11, 2011 | Posted By: | Uncategorized |

    Yesterday, we finished up our contributions to the Way of the Ocean soundtrack. It’s been an exciting experience to score music for the film. It’s also been intense, as the deadlines associated with the project have been pretty tight. We’re really happy with the way everything turned out. A number of other bands have contributed music to the soundtrack as well, creating a great mix of music for the film.

    The film is premiering at the Santa Barbara Museum of Art, in California on January 29th at 1pm. More info on ticketing and showtimes is available on the Santa Barbara International Film Festival’s website. So if you’re in the area, feel free to come check it out and say hi. If you’re not in the area and would like to still check it out, stay tuned the the Film’s blog, for upcoming premiers in other cities.

    Also, plans for a soundtrack release are in the works as well. We’ll keep you posted as we get more info on a release date.

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    Art for your iPhone & iPad

    November 18, 2010 | Posted By: | Uncategorized |

    iPhones and iPads are beautifully designed and amazing devices. But, if you ever thought yours could use some more character, we have something that can help you out! is featuring a number of our designs on their newly released iPad and iPhone cases. Check them out.

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    Way of the Ocean Trailer

    October 28, 2010 | Posted By: | Uncategorized |

    We recently created music for Matt’s upcoming film, Way of the Ocean, which you can hear in the trailer above. We’re very excited, as this has been in the works for quite some time. Here’s some more info about the film:

    “The first in a five part film series spanning the entire globe. WAY OF THE OCEAN is a definitive portrait of Australia’s deep rooted connection to the sea and all its energy. The largest island on earth provides a breathtaking backdrop to some of the worlds best waves in this groundbreaking documentary. From the tropical waters surrounding the great barrier reef, through the frigid rawness of the southern ocean and up to the remote desert of Northwestern Australia, WAY OF THE OCEAN is sure to captivate your senses.”

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    Behind The Scenes Video

    July 21, 2010 | Posted By: | Uncategorized |

    Art Show / The Protist from Protist on Vimeo.

    Here’s a quick video, looking behind the scenes of last month’s art show. The song is an instrumental version of a new one we’ve been recording.

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