Profile: The Helio Sequence is Portland band/production duo Brandon Summers and Benjamin Weikel. On the band side of things they’ve been recording and performing professionally for over 15 years, releasing six full-length albums working with legendary label Sub Pop and touring internationally both headlining and in support of some amazing bands (Modest Mouse, Kings of Leon, Keane, The Joy Formidable, Death Cab For Cutie, and more). On the studio side of things, they own and operate a full-service recording and production boutique Helio Sound, providing a wide range of skills including custom composition, licensing, sound design, mixing, and mastering. Their music has been used in ad campaigns by Apple, Nike, Coach, Levi’s, Dr. Martens, Target, Microsoft and more, as well as numerous films and TV shows.
Brandon and Benjamin maintain a strong connection with Portland’s vibrant music scene and are interested in fostering musical and cultural connections with Uplift.
They understand that the universal language of music knows no boundaries and are always excited about finding ways that music can communicate and enhance any experience.