KONKR33T KONKR33T is a DJ, producer and live instrumentalist duo, ERSÖN and MANIC YOUTH. KONKR33T is a group formed in 2015 consisting of ERSÖN and MANIC YOUTH – both DJ, musician, songwriter and record producer. Performing as combined DJ/instrumentalist duo, KONKR33T brings an electronic crossover DJ-set of electronic music, fat beats and metal with live drums and guitars. ERSÖN, born in Turkey and raised in Belgium, started with classical and jazz music at the age of 9, played drums and keys in several live bands. Multi-instrumentalist MANIC YOUTH, born and raised in Germany behind a piano, started off as a teenage school-DJ, attended Musicians Institute in Los Angeles, and performed in several bands.