Chris Zerby has released several albums and relentlessly toured North America under the band name Helicopter Helicopter and more recently as Hello Dragon. He has had record deals with Initial Records, Lunch Records and American Empire Records, and his music has been featured in TV, films and videos, including "Frozen" (Anchor Bay), "Peel - The Peru Project," MTV, VH1, NESN, Amped, Props, Road Fools, and more. Chris currently lives and works in Los Angeles as a songwriter and producer.
Chris Zerby was the songwriter, producer and musian on Hello Dragon's first album, "The Quantum Explorers."
Other albums include "The Caterpillar EP" - Shay Gerson (songwriter, producer, musician); "To Telescope" - Peter Buzzelle (producer, mix engineer, musician); "Wild Dogs with X-Ray Eyes" - Helicopter Helicopter (songwriter, musician); "By Starlight" - Helicopter Helicopter (songwriter, musician); "Great Big Meaningless" - Helicopter Helicopter (songwriter, musician); and "Momma's Man" - (mix engineer).
Hooky, modern sounding song about the hipster bar scene in downtown L. A. featuring evocative synthesizer programming, crisp guitars and sweet harmonies. Would be great for bar scenes, night clubs, parties, college hook-ups, getting older, superficial people, poverty versus wealth. Male Vocals, Indie Rock, Alt RockCaution: Mature Lyrics
Super catchy, bouncy pop tune that features cool guitar hooks, organ and synthesizer sounds. Perfect for bar scenes, road trips, parties, and commercials for products like blue jeans, beer, or cars. A night on the town, out with friends or a special girlfriend, crossroads in life, which way to go? Male Vocals, Indie Rock, Alt Rock
Dreamy, obscenely melodic song with reverbed-out guitars, male vocals, breathy female harmonies and a cool record scratch sample. Think Flaming Lips and Wilco. Perfect for spacey, drugged out movie scenes, alternative love scenes. Male Vocals, Indie Rock, Alt Rock
Cool, insistent rock track with both melody and noise, a marching band beat and a ring-modulated slide guitar solo. Excellent for moments of truth, overcoming obstacles. Male Vocals, Indie Rock, Alt Rock
Super catchy pop/rock tune with distorted chugging Cars like guitars, Casio keyboard sounds, hooky male vocals and female harmonies. Would be perfect for road trips, driving, relaxed party scenes. Beach party, kegger party, romantic comedy, dark humor. Soulful lyrics, great rhythms and beats. Male Vocals, Indie Rock, Alt Rock
Beautiful, acoustic ballad in 3/4 time with a rocking chorus, soaring harmonies, intense male vocals and tons of melody. Would work great for romantic scenes, first kisses and older happily married couples equally. Male Vocals, Indie Rock, Alt RockCaution: Mature Lyrics
Fun, upbeat tune driven by percussive acoustic guitar, shakers and tambourine that features rapid fire but melodic male and female vocals. Would work great for road trips scenes, redemption and moving on. Mixed Vocals, Indie Rock, Alt Rock
Moody, melodic synthesizer and guitar driven track, propelled by a killer bass line, about trying to come to terms with the digital age. Perfect for advertisements for computers, cell phones, search engines, etc. as well as science fiction, robots, the Matrix. Fear of change. Mixed Vocals, Indie Rock, Alt Rock
Catchy, mid-tempo, melodic rock song with big guitars, hooky male vocals with female harmonies and an anthemic chorus. Great for bar scenes, cross-country drives, beer commercials, products aimed at young, hip types. Male Vocals, Indie Rock, Alt Rock
Haunting track with beautiful melody that leads to an anthemic chorus. Driven by acoustic guitar with lyrics that deal subtly with loss and loneliness, this track would be great for romantic epics, historical dramas and breakup scenes. Mixed Vocals, Indie Rock, Experimental Rock
Dark, moody, weirdo ballad that has a rocking, out of nowhere bridge, effect laden vocals and strange sounding synthesizers. Perfect for scenes of drug use, scenes of boredom that explode into excitement, and psychedelic moments. Male Vocals, Indie Rock, Alt Rock