Chromer is a Filipino-Australian whose classical training began at the age of 4 with music theory and piano lessons. By 13 he was experimenting with guitar and drums. By 17 he was composing music on his computer, recording traditional instruments and fusing them electronically. Chromer (real name: Oliver F.) has been featured on the 2003 4zzz gizmo and [Section]Media compilations. In 2005 two of Chromer’s songs were selected to feature in a documentary which was aired on ABC.