Press

“Compelling… ‘Transmissions After Zero’ chronicles Brainiac’s unlikely rise and subsequent fall with intelligence and humor.” -Variety

“Before you think that this is a documentary about yet another rock musician who died in his late twenties, think again. ‘Transmissions After Zero’ is essential to where we are at socially, culturally and creatively in 2019.”  -At Large Magazine

“Seeing how the journey of making the movie reunited these old friends and helped them heal is inspiring… Stylish directing and amazing sound design.” -Film Threat

“The documentary is an excellent primer that should help to secure Brainiac’s place in music history… this may well be an introduction to their new favorite band.” -Austin.360

“Star Wars actor Mark Hamill and musician Trent Reznor are throwing their support behind a crowdfunding effort to create a documentary about the 1990s Dayton band Brainiac.” -DAYTON.COM

“… celebrating the music of the groundbreaking band Brainiac. Emerging from Dayton, Ohio in 1992, they pioneered a distinctly aggressive electronic/rock music attack that just kept growing in both sophistication and audience appreciation. They were absolutely loaded with talent and potential” -BROOKLYN VEGAN

“They quickly became a cornerstone of Dayton’s thriving ’90s rock scene, alongside the Breeders and Guided By Voices. Even among those soon-to-be alt icons, many heard and saw and believed that Brainiac was the one… In the years since, everyone from Trent Reznor to Wayne Coyne has expressed admiration for Brainiac’s distinct blend of noisy rock and extreme electronics.”PITCHFORK