Sunday, September 16, 2012

Max Durante - Acid Mixmax




MAX DURANTE is the best Italian electro/techno DJ/producer, he is the true ELECTRO pioneer since the 80's and one of the creators of the true italian techno, he is one of the hinges of the 90's, of the rave generation, he is a myth of the 90's. He has performed in the best Italian RAVE from 1990 to 1994.
From 1994 to 1998, Max was busy performing his DJ shows around Europe. His sound and his presence have been fundamental for the Italian electro/techno scene. He has regularly played in the best clubs and in the best European festivals since 1992. His first impact with electronic music was in the 80's with the Kraftwerk’s music. Electro was Max’s first passion, this was his first step into the music. Hip hop/electro was important in his dj experience, in the 1985’s he started scratching and cutting, and this has influenced his way of mixing today as a good turntablist too. Considered one of the best European electronic dj, his dj sets are brilliant, and for this reason he has been named "the wizard of the decks".In 1991/92, together with the D'arcangelo brothers, he produced his first record projects on Hot Trax (acv sub-label), the first Italian techno label. Respected for his record productions and for his ability in the mix, he has produced more than 25 records and he has realized around 100 tracks on different international labels. He reached the first place in the DMC English chart with his parallel record project called MEKA on the Some Bizarre records, the legendary English label that has launched DEPECHE Mode, MARC ALMOND, Cabaret VOLTAIRE, etc...

He has collaborated and co-produced records with some of the best artists of the international electronic scene like Dj Hell, Anthony Rother, Keith Tucker (AUX88), Prefuse 73, Alexander Robotnick, etc…


International DJ's, such as LAURENT GARNIER, ROLANDO, TIGA, THE HACKER,
have simply defined this record as a marvelous record to have. With this record he has obtained such a great success that he was invited to play in the legendary FABRIC club in London, where they still talk of his redhot session...



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