Cape Town, South Africa
B_TYPE is a diverse artist at the forefront of the electronic music scene in South Africa. Growing up with a love for all things musical his passion for sound led him from playing in Rock Bands to working for the Rave Pioneers Pharcyde ,in the early 90’s. His sound has constantly evolved with influences spanning across the musical spectrum from the likes of Laurent Garnier, Derrick May, Carl Cox and Radio Slave to Maceo Plex and Tale of Us.
•B_TYPE has been playing peak time performances at leading clubs, groovebars and festivals around the country , including Oppikoppi (JHB), Rocking the Daisies (CPT), SynergyLive (CT), Earthdance (CPT) and LitchieFest (DUR) delivering successful performances each time. Additional highlights include popular radio mixes and interviews on 5FM, MuthaFM, 2 Oceans Vibe and the Assembly Radio. B_TYPE has supported top International acts such as: Emerson Todd, Edu Embernon, Tomy DeClerque, Sebastien Leger, Mark Knight, PHNTM, Christian Cambas, GIOM, Ron Costa, Boys Noize, Egbert LIVE, Format: B, Victor Ruiz, Julian Jeweil , Dnox & Beckers and Hollen.
A diverse artist specializing in Deep/Tech House and Techno.
BRENDON GEARY: Deep/Tech House Reference: https://soundcloud.com/user7312131/5fm-b_type-ultimix-august
B_TYPE: Techno Reference: https://soundcloud.com/user7312131/b_type-live-at-fuse
Bren is the founder of the successful “Hello Techno” brand which has been around for the past few years. Each event is designed differently to capitalize on the host venue’s unique characteristics. Music is Techno based making use of a main DJ/Live act usually playing an extended set with support from an opening DJ. Additional lighting and 3D graphics accompany the acts providing a truly interactive dance experience. Events have been held at a variety of Cape Town’s top venue’s including Chevelle, Butterfly Studio’s, Bang Bang, Fiction and recently its long term home at Trinity. Most notably HT hosted its own tent at the Synergy Music Festival 2010, which had over 7000 people in attendance, providing a state of the art 3D Video Mapping show and Tech/Rock Live act!
Brendon is also a partner in 2 additional successful projects:
FUSE EVENTS: Urban focused Techno events in collaboration with the BUTTERBOX brand, pushing the boundaries in creating new experiences in unique environments.
HEADS & TAILS: Partnering with Craig De Sousa in delivering record label events to SA. Events are ‘groovebar’ focused showcasing new releases and mixes on the record label. Events are currently being held around the country at the following venues: Chukkachurri (CT), The BangBar (CT), Aruba Lounge (JHB), CZAR (DUR), Shuugar (PE), The Deck (EL)