Israel born and LA based heavy rock artist OHP (OREN HALMUT) has dipped into broader pop-culture with his newest #metalcover of the KATE BUSH single, “Running Up That Hill.” Having taken US pop fans by storm, the Hounds of Love single is reinterpreted by the enigmatic metal madman, moving fast from pop-poetic to guitar driven brutality.
“Bringing some metal to the upside down.” – OHP
Oren started his musical endeavor at the young age of nine in Tel-Aviv Israel. After playing and recording with numerous artists in his home town, he relocated to California in early 2000. Since then, he has been a prominent musical figure in Los Angeles, across the west coast and the nation. He owns H2O studios in North Hollywood, where he works as a producer, drummer and guitar player depending on the needs of each individual project. In 2016 oren started the “ohp metal” channel on youtube which features weekly metal covers of popular songs ranging from pop ,country, hip hop and RnB .The channel has gained over 10000 subscribers and growing weekly.
Oren currently lives in Los Angeles and is endorsed by Vater drumsticks, Dean Markley Guitar Strings and Moody guitar straps.