“Deepsomnia” by Alinep is a word that not only defines his style and sound but also represents his true passion for the music he plays, by which he has succeeded in becoming a DJ, Producer, Label owner, Radio Host and Promoter. In his almost 20-year-old music career, Alinep has released his music on numerous record labels and manages his very own techno only label, Deepsomnia Records. Through the years, Alinep’s music has been played by top artists like Richie Hawtin, Nicole Moudaber, Clive Henry, Nick Muir, Fabio Florido and many more. Recently, Alinep’s music consecutively has entered the Beatport Top 100 Techno releases charts. With his admirable accomplishments, Alinep is Manila’s very own and one of Asia’s electronic music talents to date.
With a truly talented musical background Alinep living, breathing, playing and producing music for many years. Having started off towards the path of becoming a DJ, playing at small bars and lounges before earning club residencies, gave him the knowledge and ability to push his passion for his music work and his unique style of music blend, to earn him recognition in the underground music community globally. Alinep’s musical imprint in his DJ sets and music production are very poetic and is rooted from deep house to techno, minimal to tech-house, Detroit to Chicago and the beat goes on and on defining his own club space. Alinep has shared the decks alongside Darren Emerson, Nick Warren, Yousef, SLAM, Dave Seaman, Anil Chawla, Luke Fair, Jimmy Van M, Josh Wink, Umek, Joy Kitikonti, Timo Garcia, Nelski, Frank Mueller, Quivver, Xhin, Secret Cinema, Silicone Soul, Nadja Lind, DJ Bone, Ramon Tapia, James Zabiela, Guti, Dirt Crew, KiNK, Satoshi Fumi, Alex Flatner, Tigerskin, Martin Eyerer, Dubfire, Nic Fanciulli, Osunlade, Re.You, Kate Simko, Eric Volta, Ken Ishii, Evil Eddie Richards, Gabriel I, Kenny Glasgow, Djuma Soundsystem, John Acquaviva, Shaun Reeves, Marco Effe, Agent!, you&me and many more.
Aside from gigging in his hometown, he plays around Asia – the World DJ Festival in South Korea and featured parties in Japan, Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia, China and recently the World’s biggest – Epizode Festival in Vietnam, the UK, France and Germany. Last 2020, Alinep launched a non-commercial electronic music label called Sayaw Records alongside his beloved wife, Mica. This record label will be showcasing the work of music producers who are based in the Philippines. More to Alinep’s music, catch Deepsomnia Radio Show at In Progress Radio every Monday, every second Tuesday of the month at Digitally Imported and every week at Overseas Sessions.
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@julien-cadotte: yessiiiirrrreeee :)
@sicarimusic: cheers to you :)
@matteblackml: thank you sir :)
@sonnyleedj: cheers :)
@sivaneshpillai: thank you x
strong beats! good job carara :)
nice mix! ;)