Prague, Czech Republic
Insect Elektrika, one of the first Czech minimal live acts. Its founders, Martin Vodicka and Jan Vaclavik, after first meeting in the high school, find out that except same humor they have another same hobby – music.For great enthusiasm into minimal music they decided to establish the project Insect Elektrika in the year 2002.
Premiere live performance took place in the year 2006 that brings a number of other offers for shows in Slovakia, Austria, and Germany. The same year getlemen launched own minimal night called Bubbles digital night, which successfully continues till today and has hosted lots great artists (such as Philipp Wolgast, Kleinschmager Audio, Miss Sunshine, Easy Changes, Dubit, Splatter, Coeter one, Ixel etc.)
In 2008, released the free EP on the German label Vekton. The year 2009 is the year of change, since there is extension of the facilities for live performances and the light of the world sees more releases on labels Tracer Records and Minimatracx. Also present for first time their live performance in Germany, where enjoy great success.Their rapid rise in production is not suppressed in 2010, when the gentlemen release further releases on labels all over Europe (Monocline Records,Genesa, Paria Records).
On 2011 finaly meets Splatter and becomes the part of the Frucht family.
Also join labels like Shinocs, Hex, Coal or Divided
Later on RRygular, Creapy Finger,
Early 2014 12" Eminor!
2015 upcoming 12" on Nosi music!
2015 - returned to live from machines!
Live performances of Insect Elektrika are always very unusual, because guys love the experiments, but guys certainly no secret that they give space to their feelings and moods.
Equipment: Octatrack, Analog 4, jomox mbasse 11, Vermona kick lancet, Jomox xbase 888, MOOG little phatty, DSI Tetra, Eurorack Modular, virus ti, UAD 1, SM pro audio OC8E,BBE sonic maximizer 462, direct arp 736,