A Creative dj/producer with a huge goal in life. Entertain as much people with my own music! This dreaded guy is the guy you will hear from more and more. Tahko is eager and it shows. After a brief adventure as a singer in a metal band, Melvin van Pelt hit the club circuit. As a real “career tiger” he worked his way up from glass threader to bartender to club photographer.
Artist PageTale of Us
Tale Of Us is the new unique Berlin based sound scape project of Karm & Matteo Milleri. Both originally hailing from outside of Europe, Karm was born in Toronto and Matteo in New York, they moved to Milan while very young and this is where they met and formed the working bond that they now share. At the moment they are living out of Berlin an inspirational frontier that is allowing them to enlarge their bonds.
May it be Ibiza, London or Dubai: there are few Djs with a more international touch than “finally famous” Tapesh, and even fewer whose style you could identify as really unique. At a time when most people couldn’t spell the word DJing, young teenage Tapesh dived into the growing US and UK Breakdance, Funk & Acid House scene and uncovered an enormous musical talent that soon got acknowledged by real stars like Loco Dice, Richie Hawtin or Marco Carola.
Artist PageTaras van de Voorde
Taras is your typical citizen of Rotterdam. People who are not afraid to do things slightly different. As goes for the architecture of Rotterdam, Taras is always looking for new ways to find an innovative sound. This didn’t go unnoticed by the house en technoscene. After a couple of years spinning the decks in the underground scene he started producing in 2007. Warm melodies, effective bass lines and crazy breaks. He’s been then taking things seriously in his studio. His way of producing has led to some surprising results. So it’s almost impossible to put his sound in a genre. In the end it’s all about the result; a ecstatic dancefloor.
Technasia is a collaboration between Amil Khan, label manager, raised and based in Hong Kong, and Charles Siegling, musician and DJ, raised and based in Paris. After meeting in Hong Kong some years back, they felt it was time to put South East Asia on the world map of electronic dance music. Technasia have built their notoriety with acclaimed tracks such as ’2 The Floor’, ‘Descent’, ‘Future Mix’, ‘Hydra’, ‘Force’ or ‘Final Quadrant’. Technasia is also known for Charles Siegling’s striking DJ sets and their rare-but-unique live performances, the only time when the unit gathers as a duo on stage.
Artist PageTeenage Mutants
With the TEENAGE MUTANTS, the DJ/producer one-man-show based in Mainz/Germany, whooriginally started as a duo two years ago, there is no radioactive turtles, rarely any pizza, andcertainly no New York storm sewers involved. Yet the name giving Turtle Bros have one thing incommon: namely the underground – the underground Techno, Deep House and Indie Dance scene in particular, where it all began. Colossal bass lines and propelling beats made the TEENAGEMUTANTS jump directly from Rhineland-Palatinate to enter the dance music chart institutionBeatport.
Artist PageTerry Toner
Terry Toner is a young and energetic DJ, producer and remixer – at the moment one of the main underground house talents in the Dutch electronic music scene. In spite of his young age he accomplished a lot and dj-ed alongside alltime heroes like; Jeff Mills, Fat Boy Slim, Sander Kleinenberg, Tiefschwarz, Tiga, Plump Djs, Dave Clarke and a lot more. Terry got infected by electronic music at the young age of 10, when his nephew introduced him to the early nineties German rave sound. He was instantly hooked and there was no way back.
Artist PageThe Advent
Quite an appropriate name for Cisco Ferreira, a man who has played a big part in the creation and development of Techno from the very beginning of this genre’s history. Indeed, his Techno CV is the stuff of legend. Cisco was producing Techno and performing live Techno shows years before the rest of the world had even heard of the genre. He released his first track in 1988, was a pioneer of the Live PA (or Live Public Address – performing Techno live in front of an audience using electronic music gear), and, if all that wasn’t enough, he even worked as the sound engineer on some of Derrick May’s, Adonis & Fingers Inc’s recording sessions!
Artist PageThe black dog
Ben Wahlund is an internationally award-winning music composer, music educator, and performer of percussion. With bachelor degrees from the University of Mary in Bismarck, North Dakota, as well as a Master`s Degree in Music Theory and Composition and a Performance Certificate in percussion from Northern Illinois University in DeKalb, Illinois, Ben Wahlund has seen success as a musician on a number of fronts since the early 1990`s.
Artist PageThomas Robson
DJ Thomas Robson (real name: Thomas Robinson Bakker ) is a great innovating deejay that always keeps the energy up & soulful playing his great strong but groovy techno beats that keeps rolling all threw his set. That`s why his sound is great for at the major outdoor festivals if u want to see all hands in the air!
From the mad genius of one Icelandic security expert and a former American politician comes a musical group dedicated to the debaucherous worship of all the good things that can happen in a dark crowded room with good lighting. With music influences from across the dance music spectrum and serious dedication to all things not serious, Thugfucker brings the party to the party. And to the afterparty. And the after-after party. And the... well, you get the idea. Former international aid worker teams up with Icelandic security specialist and former top model to create an international DJ supergroup.
In a world of ever- changing trends, TIEFSCHWARZ (deep black) is the most timeless of hues: it has style, depth, intrigue and above all staying power. And with a DJ & Producer career spanning more than 14 years to date, the German deep house duo has proven just how apt their moniker has turned out to be. Born and bred in Stuttgart, brothers Ali and Basti Schwarz’s passion for techno and deep house was largely driven by their experiences in the early 90’s as DJs at the now legendary clubs that Ali ran in their home town, “ON -U” (1990 – 1993) and “Red Dog” (1993 – 1997). Around 1997, the brothers decided to begin producing and embarked on their joint venture as TIEFSCHWARZ, releasing their first single “Music”
Artist PageTim Wolff
Tim Wolff’s dj-career starts with a bang in 2005 with a residency in Amsterdam’s notorious TWSTd-bar. When Tim takes up producing a couple of years later, things really start to take off. Reaching the finals of producing competition Vinylized in 2007 and 2008, he attracts the attention of techno veteran Estroe. The start of 2009 sees his first release Sostenuto EP on Estroe’s and Acid Junkies’ renowned label EevoNext Recordings. The tracks get picked up by masters of the trade such as Steve Rachmad and Josh Wink, who includes the track Branch in the prestigious Resident Advisor podcast.
Artist PageTobi Neumann
Music has always played a major part in Tobi Neumanns life – from day one. Born and raised in Vienna (Austria) and Munich (Germany), he grew up surrounded by classical music and soon went on to experiment with the piano and guitar he was meant to learn. Moonlighting in a number of bands, his interests shifted to pop music and studio technology; later on, he delved into the tricks of the trade as part of a four-year sound engineering course. Ever since the early 1990s, Neumann has been flexing his creative muscles as a freelance sound engineer for movie and TV productions while building up his own sound studios to record and mix bands.
In 1989 Christophe Mark aka Tofke Guaparas started deejaying at underground parties together with Deg (Fuse). In 1990 Claude from City Parade discovered Tofke and gave him his chance to start at the age of 15 as Belgium’s youngest deejay in the country’s very first after club called The Globe. At that time, his music style was a new, fresh, techno sound. Soon he played in clubs all over Europe such as: Warehouse-Koln, E-Werk-Berlin, La Luna-Marseille, Rex-Paris, … and raves like Mayday-Berlin, Love Parade-Berlin, Magic Kingdom-Switzerland, Coalmine Rave-Croatia, …
Artist PageTom Noah
Tom Noah is geboren als Tom van Zelst op 4 september 1985. Al op jonge leeftijd was hij bezig met verschillende stijlen muziek. Na het bezoeken van een aantal grote festivals in de zomer van 2002 kocht hij zelf platenspelers en ging hij aan de slag. Tom draaide meer dan drie jaar funky techno voordat hij besloot om de techhouse kant op te gaan. In 2003 begon hij met een aantal party-concepten, waaronder Complexed. Op dit feest, waar onder andere Polder, Rauwkost, Bart Skils en Kabale Und Liebe te gast zijn geweest, werd een groot succes en is tot op de dag van vandaag één van de grootste feesten in Leiden.
Artist PageTom Trago
Detroit-meets-disco vibe. Vocal hip-house workouts. Garage and late night electro-funk. Sleazy analogue synth wave. Upfront deep house.
These are just a few examples used trying to describe DJ and producer Tom Trago’s ever growing catalogue.
Like a modern day renaissance man, Trago refuses to be bound by the rules of just the one genre but mixes and matches all his influences, into an infectious concoction of mesmerizing grooves.
Artist PageTommy Kornuijt
Tommy Kornuijt started his musical journey long time ago. At first as drummer/percussionist of the band “El papa dopa” in the South of Holland. The love of house was always there. For years he was one of the founders of infamous underground parties in the south. Years ago when he moved to Amsterdam he started spinning. Nowadays this vinyllover rocks many dancefloors at places such as Poema, Sugar Factory, MS Stubnitz, Studio 80, Simplon, Culturebeat Sofia, Loveground Bolognia and summerfestivals like Extrema Outdoor, Solar and the Source festival.