Having carved out a lane truly his own in the often harshly competitive world of techno, Argentinian-born / Barcelona-based producer Sebastian Lopez, alias Flug, has long proven to be no bit player in the scene and his compositions have kept signalling a fighting fit producer, whose highest standards of floor skippering and experimentation-friendly approach have […]
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About Marco Sgalbazzini
An avid fan of dance music since 2003, Marco launched House of Chi in 2012, a Chicago promotion and event company that hosts weekly techno and house shows at Spybar. Since, he has gone on to launch a digital marketing agency that provides services for a selection of music-related business ventures (including DownBeats ear plugs), and now co-owns 6AM Group in Los Angeles where he heads the content and marketing departments as well as the talent booking for the brand's underground warehouse event series. Recently, Marco has launched Synthetik Minds, a techno-focused event series in LA and Chicago.
Entries by Marco Sgalbazzini
CRSSD festival returns to San Diego’s idyllic Waterfront Park this March, showcasing once again, the very best in progressive live and electronic music. The festival celebrates its eleventh edition, with a slew of first time names, including Carl Cox, and returning faves, like recently Grammy nominated RÜFÜS DU SOL.
Shadow Child recently returned to Hot Creations to drop heavyweight single “The DBG,” his first full release on the label since his earlier acclaimed remixes of Hot Natured and Miguel Campbell. Prolific techno producer Mark Broom also provides a compelling remix.
Psycle’s expertly curated catalogue continues with a new addition from Pow- Low that comes hot on the heels of his Inhale EP back in June. Pow-Low is a core part of this label and keeps serving up the goods with each new offering. He hails from the Italian part of Switzerland but his musical endeavours […]
Against a Dark Background – the full-length studio album from long-standing British techno duo, Spektre – will be released in early 2020 on Pleasurekraft’s esteemed Kraftek imprint. Following their critically-acclaimed debut album Casting Shadows Without Light in 2010 and their sophomore outing Cyclic Operations in 2013, Against a Dark Background will be the third studio […]
Brazilian producer/DJ Wehbba has been a hugely popular asset to the scene in recent years and is somebody who’s been considered as one of South America’s most prominent electronic music producers to play a pivotal role in the continuous growth of the techno scene in his home country and beyond. Drumcode mainstay Wehbba hails from […]
“Heart Attack” is a peak time techno track by Saad Ayub mimicking the sound of an actual heartbeat with heavy bass drums, edgy chords, and hip acid lines.
Marc Martinez aka AFFKT proves again that he is not afraid of going against the rules with his open-minded Cold Sweat EP for Sincopat. Three powerful original tracks plus an exquisite remix by the Mexican amazing talent Theus Mago.
This week’s Global Vibe Radio mix sees multi-media artist Kamran Sadeghi deliver an hour of thoughtful techno, following our interview with him earlier this fall.
Born in Oviedo (Asturias) in 1981, Juan Rico is a creative force who has rapidly attained international recognition as both Reeko and Architectural. Holding an innate and incredible capacity to be prolific, alongside a relentless obsession for perfection, Juan Rico uses a variety of aliases to release the diverse artistic sensations that flow through him, […]