Arno Ecko /// Colmar
Arno was born December 14, 1982. Very quickly, learning to walk, he steals the headphones of his parents and waddling for hours in the living room, glued to the turntable ... Listening to electronic music from an early age through artists such as Kraftwerk, Jean Michel Jarre or compilations Synthesizer, is the age of 12 he found his musical path: Underground with djs like Carl Cox, Dave Angel, Jeff Mills, Laurent Garnier, Felix Da Housecat, Frankie Knuckles, and labels such as Roulé records, Pro-zak trax, Frisbee, Axis, Primate, Bush, Pouding Groove, Work ...
At 13 he was offered his first mixer (Phonica an adjustment-free bass, midrange or treble, just four faders to mix sounds with each other !)... and combined with a portable CD player and a turntable with no pitch Marrantz! In one word: sport!
At 15 he attended clubs across the Rhine in Germany (V8, Jailhouse, Parkhaus but also in Switzerland: The Oxa, later in Luxembourg and in Spain Ibiza he discovered in 2003) ... Arno buy Technics turntables and DJM 500 ... a revelation! especially when one starts with the old-world stuff! Since he never ceased, for hours and hours of training when and where he could ... He begins to organize successful events sound in bars and clubs in the area ... First as the Velocity-Boy, which became in 2003 ... ARNO ECKO.Durant this period, he contributed to many associations, as an organizer or dj, including Bionic Bass, Sunshine Production, Electro Sound, NRDS, ARS, and Make Some Noise. This allowed him to co-host and occur at the "SpiritsNoum2" together Reggae, Techno and House, but also 1200 party animals!
In 2000, just 17, he plays the first time pr next to a headline in the French electronic scene, Mr Jef K, who incidentally, also happens always in Chicago!
In June 2002, at the age of 19, he asks his bags for the first time in a German club legendary, the Jailhouse for an evening French Kiss alongside Tonio (Kobayashi, 3DX, Paris). Soon his performances keep coming in bars and clubs in the Northeast region and across the Rhine: Jailhouse (D), Parkhaus (D), Universal dog (D) Gallery of art and sound (D), Gambrinus ( S), Borderline (S), Jet Set (B), Komplex (FR), Atlantis (FR), Poisson Rouge (FR), Palais Beau Bourg (FR), La Laiterie (FR), Le Noumatrouff (FR), Saglio (FR), Péniche Prima (FR), etc ... with artists such as Lucca, Manu le Malin, Popof, Tonio, Jan Liefhebber, Jef K, Mad Sax, Thomas Schumacher, Oliver Huntemann, Paul Nazca, Seb Turkey, Mom's, Axo ...
His musical style: House, DeepHouse and Tech House.