Bio

Jack and The Ripper are an electronic rock duo conformed by multi instrumentalist mixed-media artists / producers / developers and twin brothers: Daniel and David Barbedillo. JATR merge music, virtual reality, augmented reality, video and digital art with a DIY ethos in all of of their work.  

JATR's first album "Vol. 2" was released on April 14, 2014. In 2015 JATR were invited to play Festival Marvin and on September 27 JATR were invited to perform at the Franz Mayer Museum.

On April 19, 2016, Jack and The Ripper released their first Virtual Reality Music App Single "JATR VR" and on August 26 of this same year, JATR were invited to headline the first International Virtual Reality Festival in Mexico where they debuted their first Augmented Reality Live Show.   

On March 15, 2017, Jack and The Ripper were invited to headline an official SXSW Showcase curated by Desert Daze Festival, Good Vibrations and Foro Indie Rocks. On July 3, 17, JATR released their second Virtual Reality App Single “JATRVR2” and on October 31 2017, the duo released their third Virtual Reality Single “Waves”.

On August 3, 2018, JATR released their fourth Virtual Reality Experience “Homemade Lobotomy Live @ Milliways” and on October 12, 2018 the duo released their second album “Waking Dream".

A very special connection between Jack and The Ripper can be wildly appreciated during their live performances where cathartic and frenetic shows are delivered by a pair of clones bashing guitar glitch solos and lasers through perplexing beautiful and vicious electronic atmospheres.