DROID BLOG TAG - Silent Steps

May 1, 2013

D-Node 198: Material Object Live at Tresor

Berlin's Material Object makes music with a VCO dial in one hand and a mouse in the other. With releases on Droid, Perc, FAX, Silent Steps, and others, he's grown in recognition over the past few years to tour the globe with his blend of percussive and darker edged techno. This year he's collaborating with Luis Flores as Impact Unit, playing at Berlin CTM show alongside Atom TM, and performing a solo live set at Labyrinth. On March 23, Material Object performed an energetic set at Tresor Ber...

December 27, 2012

D-Node 184: Yan Cook Live at Tresor

Ukrainian Yan Cook AKA Eigenes Rezept presents an hour and a half of deep techno. Cook, who released his full-length this year on Silent Steps, actually takes his name from his culinary expertise, but it's his work in deeper dimensions of techno that brought him to Berlin's storied (and re-opened) club Tresor earlier this year. The home of hard techno hosted Cook for this live PA, a perfect introduction to the young producer. Facebook | Twitter Download | See Other Podcasts ...

September 27, 2012

D-Node 174: Octave Live at PRIME

French techno producer Octave has grown to prominence over the past few years with heavy tracks on labels like Nachtstrom Schallplatten, Android Muziq, and his own Silent Steps. This week we present an hour and a half of relentless and inventive live techno, collected from the obliterated remains of one of our PRIME events a few months back. The tracklist shows some recent releases like "R2908" EP on Morgan Tomas's Reloading Records or the collaboration "Room 47" EP with Dolby-D on Nachtstro...

April 18, 2012

Droid Behavior presents PRIME April – June 2012

Droid Behavior presents PRIME Thursday April 26th - Octave / Cell Injection Thursday May 17th - DJ Slugo (Ghetto House Night) Thursday June 7th - Perc Trax Tour 10pm - 2am :: 21+ MEDUSA LOUNGE 3211 Beverly Blvd Los Angeles, CA 90057 CLICK HERE FOR EVENT INFO ON FACEBOOK Event Registration Online for Droid Behavior: Prime w/ Octave (FR) + Cell Injection (LA) powered by Eventbrite

April 11, 2012

D-Node 154: Cabarete Groove | Machine Box

Inspired by the unique underground party scene of the Dominican Republic's Cabarete Beach in the late '90s, the Cabarete Groove duo perform a hybrid DJ set featuring live sound design and original tracks. “We like a sound that reflects a pure Techno essence, a lot of experimentation, blinding darkness and ground shaking industrial sounds.” After playing out for a few years they went to Full Sail in Florida to work on their Recording Arts Degrees and after graduating published their first ...

September 14, 2011

D-Node 132: Octave | Silent Steps

The young talent from France known as Octave emerged onto the techno scene in 2008 with a track on the Minus compilation "Sounds From Can Elles." A string of releases and remixes on labels Nachtstrom Schallplatten, Momentum, and Android Muziq got him noticed by the industry and incited a series of European tours and showcases for his own imprint Silent Steps, a few of which included Droid residents Drumcell and Audio Injection. This week Octave provides a live PA of his latest work for t...

April 6, 2011

DROID EUROPEAN TOUR 2011

After a long streak of successful releases, Droid embarks on a proper European tour this season. Drumcell, Audio Injection and Raíz have all performed overseas individually, but this marks their collective debut on the continent. The Tour kicks off with a Cell Injection showcase in Athens on April 15 courtesy of Octave's newfound Silent Steps label. Next they perform together at the legendary Berghain Klubnacht on April 16 alongside Ben Sims, Ben Klock and the Echochord/EPM showcase. The d...