Immanent is a visual content design studio that specializes in creating unique and captivating experiences for live music events. We understand the needs and obstacles of a touring music group and have the expertise and resolve to deliver a quality product. From stadium arenas and festival productions to video shoots, nightclub performances, and exclusive events - you can consider us a part of your team.
Immanent manages visuals for festival stages at events like Electric Daisy Carnival, Rolling Loud, HARD Summer, and Night Bass City. We work with each artist performing at the festival to ensure their music is represented to it's full potential.
Through means of live action shoots, computer graphics, traditional animation, and matte painting we produce incredible live visual experiences.
VJ / LIVE PERFORMANCE
We have a team of experienced VJ's, directors, and video technicians to create an incredible live show.
We have mastered the art of syncing audio to visual on a live stage. We will work with your music director, lighting designer, or DJ to program a playback system that works for your group.
DREW BESTCEO / Executive DirectorIMMANENT founder Drew Best has been a motion designer for the last 18 years of his career. He studied Computer Animation and Visual Effects at Vancouver Film School in Vancouver, BC. Moving to Los Angeles in 2002, he has worked on a number of film, broadcast graphic, music video, and stage visual projects. In 2006, Best founded SMOG Records, an international brand for dance music that has toured throughout the world.
TARA LAPLANTEProject / Business ManagerOriginally from Wisconsin, Tara LaPlante graduated from Montana State with a BFA in Painting. She moved back to the Midwest to continue her creative endeavors. In Minneapolis, she worked in arts organizing, curation, project management, and finance for creative companies until her move to LA in 2009. In LA she founded FUTRA, this multimedia experience brand featured musicians, designers, performers, and artists through releases, club events, and art shows. Her background in the arts, management, and finance bring a unique expertise to IMMANENT.
COLIN STRANG3D ArtistColin Strang has been working with IMMANENT for two years as a designer and animator, specializing in 3D visual content. Having a strong passion for electronic music, he spent many years DJing and got his start in 3D animation by making visuals for his own sets. His history of DJing gives him the ability to create a strong connection between the client’s music and the visual content he creates.
EDDIE PEREZ3D Artist / VJEddie Perez has been with the IMMANENT team for over three years. As a designer and 3D animator, he has created visual content for many our music clients. As a VJ, he tours with: Lil Pump, SAYMYNAME, and is a key crew member at the festivals we manage stage visuals for throughout the year.
ROMARIO RIVERAProject Manager / Editor / VJRomario Rivera started off as IMMANENT’s first intern where he garnered and increased his skills as a visual artist and now serves as the Project Manager for festivals, Editor, and VJ for the company. Born and raised an LA native, Romario graduated from the University of Southern California with a Bachelor's degree in Music Industry. While at USC, Romario was in charge of producing concerts for the students and gained experience in concert production management.
JAKE KEENANVJ / Video TechnicianJake Keenan is a VJ and Video Technician that has been touring since 2017, and has recently joined the IMMANENT team this year. Originally from Philadelphia, Jake graduated from Drexel University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Music Industry. Over the last 3 years, he has toured with A$AP Mob, Chris Brown, Brockhampton and most recently Flume.