Friday 16th August
Berlin-based festival promoter HYTE
unveils the first in a new series of warehouse events in their hometown on Friday 16th August.
series will launch in formidable fashion with performances from
Adam Beyer and Pan-Pot, both revered scene leaders
who will be representing their respective Drumcode
Second State imprints.
has assembled a formidable cast for the launch of its
new Berlin-based series that promises to rank
among the organizer’s finest yet on its home turf of Berlin, set in Room
Two of the tremendous Shedhallespace within the grounds of the famous Funkhaus complex.
Shedhalle is the same celebrated venue
that hosts its annual HYTE NYE marathon, and
equally, the debut of the new
HYTE warehouse series is poised to deliver the
same calibre of powerful event experiences that has established its annual NYE marathon as a festival essential.
Swedish veteran Adam Beyer has enjoyed
a formidable career amongst the techno-elite,
standing tall with his revered Drumcode
imprint as one of the scene’s most enduring figureheads for more than 20 years. Further still, he’s currently enjoying an unprecedented level of success with audiences around the world that even eclipses anything we’ve seen to date in an illustrious history
stretching back to the genesis of techno in the early ‘90s.
DJ Mag cover story dives deep into the Adam Beyer legacy,
who is described as “techno’s uncompromising kingpin”. It explores how this same uncompromising attitude helped launch
Drumcode, and its artists, onto some of the world’s
biggest stages. Meanwhile, Drumcode
itself has developed into one of the world’s most
widely recognized techno imprints, renowned worldwide for its trademark sound: “big, booming basslines, slow and funk-driven techno rhythms and dramatic melodies and breakdowns.”
big-league support in the form
of local techno icons Pan-Pot, with the powerhouse
duo poised to offer that distinct Berlin flavour to the event. A fixture in their hometown scene since the turn of the millennium,
they’re responsible for their
own fabled Second State imprint that this year
hosted their ‘Radio Berlin’
EP plus releases from the likes of
in every corner of the world,
Pan-Pot will ensure the requisite Berlin muscle
is present for the launch of this new warehouse series.
Joining the lineup will be a curated selectionof favourites
from each imprint that begins with Boxia,
a UK artist who’s just released his debut
album A Night In The Life Of on the label. More
heat comes from talented Second
Expect dark and groovy basslines alongside hypnotizing blends from this Frankfurt-based
Stay tuned for news and updates as
HYTE prepares its next generation
of Berlin warehouse events.
x ADAM BEYER & PAN-POT
Friday, 16 August 2019 / 22:00 – 08:00
Funkhaus Berlin, Nalepastr. 18, 12459 Berlin