DROID BLOG TAG - Speedy J

February 13, 2013

D-Node 190: Raíz Live at EDLX | ADE

This week's D-node is taken from last year's Electric Deluxe After hour series during ADE weekend which featured Nina Kraviz, Gary Beck, Terrence Fixmer, Sian, Rod, Raíz, and Speedy J himself. Raíz performed the following set at 10am after day 3 of the non stop clubbing / industry marathon known as Amsterdam Dance Event. Their quixotic blend of techno/house kept exhausted party goers dancing well into the afternoon. Like many of their sets, this one is jacking throughout with many deep track...

August 2, 2012

D-Node 167: Jeff Derringer Live at Interface 36 (Detroit) | Oktave

Jeff Derringer is a producer and performer based in Chicago. He is the resident and creative director of the Oktave project, which puts on events in both Chicago and New York. Jeff's first EP came out on New York's Subtrak label in the summer of 2010. He has since released three EPs on renowned UK label Perc Trax, as well as the forthcoming 'Deception' EP on Electric Deluxe, a collaboration with Droid Behavior's Raíz. To date, Jeff's music has been remixed by Claro Intelecto, Edit Select...

August 1, 2012

OUT NOW: [EDLX 26] Raíz / Jeff Derringer – Deception EP

Knowing all too well that two -or in this case three- heads are better than one, Electric Deluxe are proud to announce ‘Deception EP’, a new collaboration from Droid brothers Raíz and Jeff Derringer. Though Raíz first appeared—on record—only a few years ago, for a decade now Vidal & Vangelis Vargas, together with Drumcell, have been flying the flag for the west coast techno community as Droid Behaviour—the much touted event collective and label based in LA. Initially operating as the live...

April 19, 2012

D-Node 155: Kyle Geiger Live at Tresor | Drumcode

Kyle Geiger broke into the industry with heavy hitting releases on Drumcode in 2008 and his flawless yet powerful sets that earned him Adam Beyer's endorsement as breakthrough DJ of the year. After 4 years of touring, remixing and releasing, Kyle has refined his sound which can be found on his own newly formed imprint Cubera. This set offers a taste of Geiger's musical interpretation as heard within the legendary Tresor walls. The first hour has been posted here for streaming, but to acquir...

March 7, 2012

D-Node 149: Speedy J Live at Interface 34 | EDLX

Speedy J should need no introduction, but for those who just got here, Jochem Paap is the Rotterdam man behind a long and accomplished career in electronic music. His discography is a recommended collection of milestones across the history and styles of techno since 1990, on labels like Plus 8, Warp, NovaMute, and Music Man among others. He now heads the excellent Electric Deluxe label/brand. Back in mid-December Speedy J headlined Droid Behavior's nine year anniversary, Interface 34,...

March 6, 2012

Raíz and Audio Injection on Invite’s Choice

Tim van Paradijs runs the popular Invite's Choice Podcast out of Utrecht, where he recently featured a set from Raiz. This was the second Droid contribution to his podcast, as he first featured Audio Injection back in August 2011. We've embedded the two sets here for your listening/downloading pleasure. Tracklist 1. Tangtron - State of the Art B2 2. Logotech - Miumu 3. Psyk - Lowdown 4. Azada + Piltdown Sound - Robotdbub 5. Elektrabel - Before Ten 6. DJ Hi-Shock - Antimatter Tra...

February 13, 2012

MEDIA: Interface 34 aka 9 Year Anniv.

Media archiving Droid Behavior's celebration of 9 years existence is now available. Interface 34 occurred on December 17th 2011. Special guests included Speedy J and Silent Servant. Droid residents Raiz and Cell Injection also performed. Visuals were provided by Oktaform and Scott Pagano. Music by Planetary Assault Systems - Rip The Cut. Video By Dean Paul. Pictures CLICK HERE TO VIEW FULL SET ON FLICKR CLICK HERE TO VIEW FULL SET ON FACEBOOK Video Info: 2011 | Interface...