This week’s Global Vibe Radio mix features the Chicago Techno sounds of Submerge.
Orlando Solis, also known as Submerge, is an American electronic music producer and DJ from Chicago, and son of successful musician Jose Luis Napoleon Solis. The techno aficionado can now be found playing some of the world’s most renowned places such as Berlin’s Berghain, Tresor, Chicago’s Smart Bar, Platoon South Korea, Spain’s Fabrik, Vienna’s Camera Club, Nature One, and Def-Con 1 festival.
Known for running the label Impact Mechanics, Orlando Solis own productions can also be found on other well-respected labels such as Mote Evolver, Suara, Sleaze Records, Planet Rhythm Records, Kombination Research, and Illegal Alien.
After successfully touring Europe several times in 2010, his appearance has been in demand each and every year. Submerge’s technical knowledge has landed him an endorsement by the respectable company Allen and Heath and his knowledge of IT has also landed him work at the prestigious School of the Art Institute of Chicago.
Impact Mechanics is a Chicago-based indie Techno imprint, started by Orlando Solis aka Submerge, has become one of the fastest-growing and most sought after Techno labels around the globe. Establishing significant involvement with Techno’s top producers and DJ’s.