Ben. W. , Leverkusen , Germany Groove Soldier / Red Section / Dark Shark / Sound Lab / Unnafected Rec. / Techno Deaf Rec. / AK Recordings / LW Recordings / Dancing Moon
Digital Knecht started in end of the 90`s to make his EDM / House Love to his greatest hobby / obsession . After he watching a video from Bad Boy Bill performing live @ Mayday 1999 ,he know exactly what he want to do : DJing !!!!
In only 2 weeks he organized all equipment what it needs to be a dj : 2 Turntables + 1 Mixer ! The Artist : Knecht was born . After 2 Years of House Music (French + Disco House) , he gets interrested in Techno Music . Short after this , Schranz is comming up in Germany and his second big love was born !!!
Influenced by sound of Artists like Chris Liebing , DJ Rush , Marco Remus , Umek or Thomas P. Heckmann he got his first dj gigs @ some small clubs @ his home area or on Nature One Camping Village !!!
But in 2003 things are changing as he become his first son . It tooks near by 6 years untill he cant stay without djing and techno anymore !Because of high vinyl price , he decided to buy his first Midi Controller + Traktor in 2009 . From this time he decided to change his name in : Digital Knecht .
In 2010 he gets first time in contact with a music called Hardgroove Techno !! fresh artists like Raul Mezcalonza , Dj Cristiao , Aitor Ronda , Rob J., Alejandro Roman or PHNTM gave him the new energy / inspiration to Mix up to 2 new DJ-Mixes a month and publish them over his soundcloud account .
This was also the reason he get in contact with british hardgroove master Rob J. .
In Summer Time 2012 Digital Knecht wanted to do more as playing already finished tracks - he decided to start producing techno .
After only a half of a year he released his first track called Sonic Boom with Huge Remix Support (Rob J. , Matt Krilert , Roman Faero and Thomas Tribal + G. Verdi) over the well known spanish hardgroove label Groove Soldier Rec. ! The Matt Krielert Rmx. reaches place 9 in Track it Down Charts and 39 in Beatport Techno Charts !!!
From this moment he released his stuff on many great labels like Red Section Rec. ,Soundlab , Dark Shark Rec. , Unaffected Rec. , AK Recordings , LW Recordings , Infractive Digital .....
He collabed with Rob J. , Rodrigo Risso and Mechanical Slave - He remixed Artists like Fel CL , Trevor Benz , DJ Wor or DJ Second Skin & D`Wan .
And his tracks get remixed by Artists like Rob J. , Roman Faero , Wyrus & Ray Marshall , Rodrigo Risso , Chris Hawkins , D`Mike , Thomas Tribal & G. Verdi , Matt Krilert and Mechanical Slave .
For the Future there will be much more comming !! Check his soundcloud profile for previews and new free DJ Mixes !!!
This DJ / Producer is hot and ready to take off on any Dancefloor - Everywhere !!!
Bookings and Contact : e-mail : firstname.lastname@example.org
facebook : https://www.facebook.com/ben.dknecht
soundcloud : https://soundcloud.com/digital-knecht
Digital Knecht’s tracks