DROID BLOG TAG - DVS1

December 5, 2013

D-Node 226: Ray Kajioka | Kanzleramt + 1:53.2

Named after Ray Charles, Ray Kajioka's early affinity for the piano/keyboard led him to realize he could produce his own tracks, and soon after his DJ career began in the mid '90s. Originally focused on Wittenberg's electronic music scene, Kajioka went on to DJ in Dessau and came to be based in the new techno capital of Berlin. Kajioka is best known for his releases Sparks and Thrill on Kanzleramt, as well as “Never Ending” on Cocoon. He now has a residency at Berns in Stockholm. His mix ...

July 17, 2012

D-Node 165: Lenny Posso | Thema

Lenny Posso's traveled the ranks of NYC dance music culture over the past two decades. From a dancer to a DJ/producer, to an event promoter and label manager, he's given his pushed and relished in all things techno, and in recent years has set his focus on Thema Recordings. 30+ releases deep in techno and house, the label has expanded to the harder-grooved Chronicle sublabel featuring Terrence Dixon as Population One on its first outing. Posso's mix for D-Node features, as usual, some of ...

May 24, 2012

Interface 36 / Scene 04 Detroit 2012: Official Movement After Hours | 5.27

This coming weekend marks a Droid Behavior milestone. After 35 triumphant Interface warehouse events, we're finally taking the experience outside the city. Interface 36 will debut in Detroit as an Official Movement After Hours with partnership from Blankcode and strong support by Detund. The event boasts a heavy-hitting lineup of America's top talent: DVS1 had a huge year in 2011, and we are proud to present him exclusively in Detroit at Interface. Also on the bill are world touring resident...

January 12, 2012

D-Node 142: Arnaud Le Texier | Safari FR

This week brings another European DJ/producer with a tendency toward the deeper side of house, Arnaud Le Texier. Arnaud got started in 1990 as a record shop manager and soon 5-year resident of Paris club Queen. After running Atcha Recordings with James Warren for five years he founded Safari Electronique in 2005 and soon moved to London to become a regular at places like Secret Sundaze and Fabric. In 2009 he founded digital offshoot Safari Numerique, focusing on the deeper side of house a...

February 8, 2011

VIDEO: Droid | PRIME 2010 showcase

CLICK HERE TO VIEW PHOTO GALLERY FROM PRIME W/ TOMMY FOUR SEVEN CLICK HERE TO VIEW PHOTO GALLERY FROM PRIME W/ BEN KLOCK CLICK HERE TO VIEW PHOTO GALLERY FROM PRIME W/ DAN BELL CLICK HERE TO VIEW PHOTO GALLERY FROM PRIME W/ DVS1 CLICK HERE TO VIEW PHOTO GALLERY FROM PRIME W/ MARCEL DETTMANN Since its inception last fall, Droid's new monthly series PRIME has brought in new international faces to LA's techno front including Ben Klock, Marcell Dettmann, DVS1, Dan Bell, and ...

September 28, 2010

Evidence from PRIME // Blue + Silver

CLICK HERE TO VIEW FULL SET ON FLICKR CLICK HERE TO VIEW FULL SET ON FACEBOOK Photos from our September Club night PRIME w/ DVS1 and our semi annual Open Air event BLUE + SILVER are now online for your viewing pleasure. Here are some previews courtesy of Dean Paul. Gallery Preview:

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...