Introducing New York based artist: Teknoize
Teknoize’s productions & His Labels signed Tracks Supported by the likes of Carl Cox, Richie Hawtin, Dubfire, Chris Liebing, Umek, Stefano Noferini, Chus & Ceballos, Steve Mulder, Cristian Varela to name a few, but just who is Teknoize? We went to find out a little bit more about the NY-based underground Techno producer…
Tell us a little bit about yourself and your music, who or what are your main influences?
I’m an underground Techno producer and DJ from New York/Miami named Teknoize, signed to Toolroom, Comade, Funk’n Deep, Orange Recordings, Selected, Groovant, La Famiglia and many others.. So far my tracks & Label Signings have been played by some of the best in the game such as: Carl Cox, Richie Hawtin, Dubfire, Chris Liebing, Umek, Stefano Noferini, Chus & Ceballos, Steve Mulder, Cristian Varela and many others.
How did you first get into DJing / production and when did you know you wanted to become an artist?
After attending party after party I realized that music was my true motivation and that’s when I considered becoming a Dj/Producer. There was nothing I wanted more than to do what I love on the daily basis.
Tell us about your local scene and what makes it special.
Growing up In New York City & Being Around the Underground scene Inspired me to do what I do today, Best Clubs & After Hours in Places Like Tunnel, sound factory, & Twilo. These places are very special to me because that’s where I realized the passion and love I have for music.
Talk to us about your upcoming / current release.
I have releases coming up on ToolRoom, Funkʼn Deep, Black Kat. These are special labels to me as they know how to promote their artist & have a pool of big name supporters. It has always been my dream to join these big labels, and today I’m living the reality.
Whatʼs your greatest career high to date?
My greatest career high to date was the #EuropeTour2016 this past October. I got to play 10 events in countries like: Bulgaria, Netherlands, Croatia, & Lithuania. Also, being an owner of successful Labels like:Black Kat, Kool Kat Recordings & Desolution Records.
This is an introducing piece, tell us something everyone knows and something no-one knows.
I’m a very humble person who hates drama & loves to have an amazing time with nothing but smiles. It’s all about the music for me. I love nature & sports
If you could have made any dance record in history, what would it be and why?
I can think of many records that stand out through out my career, but one that I love till this day is Danny Tenaglia – Music is the Answer. This is the track that motivates me to get up every morning & do what I love.