June 4, 2015

D-Node 268: Jon Hester | EDEC

Jon Hester got his start in the midwest US, living in Chicago, Minneapolis, and connecting with Detroit. His intuition as a DJ taps his experience as a classically-trained musician and self-taught dancer. After years on the dance floor, he took to the decks in 1999, going on to work in a record shop, manage his own events, and hold residencies that developed his sound. Based in Berlin since 2010, he has released on his EDEC label and the New York/Berlin-based L.A.G. imprint. He has been sele...

November 3, 2010

Droid Behavior presents PRIME: Ben Klock 11.18

CLICK HERE FOR LIMITED PRESALE TICKETS CLICK HERE FOR EVENT INFO ON FACEBOOK CLICK HERE FOR EVENT INFO ON RA ABOUT PRIME: Prime is the new above ground series by Droid Behavior. Our aim is to provide internationally renown techno house minimal and crossover talent to the city of Los Angeles on a monthly basis. ABOUT BEN KLOCK: A techno producer who thrives most when using stripped-down tracks shaded with darker hues, Berlin's Ben Klock debuted in 1998 as Ben E. Clock with...

October 11, 2010

Video: Drumcell | Raíz | Spark Fest MPLS

CLICK TO VIEW VIDEO FROM SPARK FEST MPLS | OCT 2010 Video evidence from Droid Behavior's latest Midwest excursion has now surfaced. Captured is the MPLS vibe during Drumcell's performance at the Spark Fest Proper. Also included are clips of Raíz performing at the Spark Fest After Hours w/ plenty of evidence crowd appreciation, adoration and participation. These events occurred on October 2nd 2010. Enjoy.

July 29, 2010

D-Node 103: DVS1 at First Ave, MN + Interview

Zak Khutoretsky AKA DVS1 is a DJ, producer, and promoter operating out of Minneapolis. Founder of Hush promotions, he's been doing it proper since the mid-'90s and is a beast behind the decks. Although he's long been the hype of his hometown and beyond, he's recently expanded his notoriety, appearing in an RA feature and putting out excellent releases on Ben Klock's Klockworks, the Droid-friendly Timefog label, and Derrick May's legendary Transmat. For the 103rd installment of D-Node we hav...

May 20, 2010

D-Node 099: James Patrick [Timefog] Live/DJ Hybrid Set

James Patrick is a composer, artist, DJ, producer, promoter, and educator (busy guy) working out of Minneapolis. He's been making music for over a decade and blessed Timefog with its first release, his Meat Hooks EP, last year. For this installment of D-Node he contributed a live/DJ hybrid set, a work evolving through his performances in Minneapolis and elsewhere. [audio:http://droidbehavior.com/blog/Podcast_Sets/Random/dnode099-james-patrick-first-avenue.mp3] Download Mix -- S...

March 24, 2010

D-Node 095: M. Gervais Live in Los Angeles

The music that started the night off right. Mike Gervais of Timefog has built a reputation in the Midwest and now LA for crafting well layered sets of sleek minimal and hidden house gems. This gig was no exception. By 11pm the crowd was begging for more. "...Tricks here and there...Vodka in between" helped set the stage perfectly for Devine and Edgar. Enjoy the sounds. More sets from the archives soon. [audio:http://droidbehavior.com/blog/Podcast_Sets/Droid_Presents/dnode-mike-gerva...

March 17, 2010

Droid Midwest Tour De Force: Acid Circus / Drumcell

Droid Behavior jaunts over to the Midwest this weekend. The West Coast institution sends over their premier live performers for a quick Tour De Force. Friday night Acid Circus plays with J.Phlip of Dirtybird SF at Hot Water Milwaukee. Saturday night they join Justin Long in the SHY for a session in thump at his DOTBLEEP residency located at the world renown Smart Bar. Just 8 hours west the same night, Drumcell hits Minneapolis' Black VIP at the once PRINCE OWNED 1st Avenue Nightclub. Com...