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Rucyl Mills

Alumni, Class of 2008

Rucyl Mills is an audiovisual artist, music producer and singer who experiments with sound and visual stimulus. In 2008 she built the Chakakhantroller, a wearable midi controller, and continues to experiment with new formats of musical and electronic expression. Original member of the Goats, an alternative hip hop group (Ruffhouse/Columbia Records) in the 90s, Rucyl continued a rogue musical lifestyle in New York, making beats, experimental soul and jazz mashup tracks until returning to her hometown of Philadelphia in 2009. She is co-founder, performer and blogger of futuretronic label & audiovisual electronic group Saturn Never Sleeps. She has performed internationally, and collaboratively participated in several art-based and interactive projects.

Current residence: Philadelphia, U.S.