Deetron takes us on a captivating ride through his soul-infused, techno sounds of fabric 76. Born, raised and based in the city of Bern in Switzerland, the Swiss’ musical upbringing is clear through this eclectic mix. With a classical musician father and piano teaching mother, Deetron hones his innate prowess, resulting in productions that have a certain artistry and musicality that evades most others.
His releases on Music Man, Phont, Intec, Circus Company, and Aus have provided Deetron with the means to become one of the most heralded producers to date. With a XLR8R mix and BBC 1 Radio Essential Mix under his belt, Deetron also regularly finds himself in the top half of Beatport’s Top 100 with his releases.
Known for his Detroit-inspired rhythms, Deetron swerves in and out of the old and new with Carl Craig’s version of Picadillo, and Seven Davis Jr’s One. The complication also includes Marcel Dettmann’s remix of Bad Kingdom by Moderat and other old gems from Gemini and DJ Sneak.
fabric 76 brings together a perfect sequence of tight, inventive mixing, including fast-rising artists and a series of pleasing leftfield diversions. Deetron stamps his distinctive techno and sleek sounds all over this compilation, making for a truly diverse set.
01. Johnny Blas – Picadillo (Carl Craig’s Breakdown Version) [Ubiquity]
02. Jaime Read – Timewave [Fragmented]
03. Baba Stiltz – Palats [Studio Barnhus]
04. SoulPhiction – Mind & Body [Philpot]
05. DJ Sneak – Who’s Knocking [Magnetic]
06. Juxta Position – Mercy [Misstress]
07. Redshape – Finizh [Running Back]
08. Ripperton – Searchin 4 You [Tamed Musiq]
09. Greg Beato – Who’s The Licho In Charge Ovaa Here [Apron]
10. Tom Trago – The Elite [Rush Hour]
11. Seven Davis Jr. – One [Must Have Records]
12. Galaxy 2 Galaxy – Timeline [Underground Resistance]
13. Afefe Iku feat. Osunlade – Bodydrummin [Yoruba]
14. Marquis Hawkes – Honey Kisses [Dixon Avenue Basement Jams]
15. Gemini – New Style Of [Peacefrog]
16. Presk – Rais [Ten Thousand Yen]
17. Ondo Fudd – There Will Be A Time [The Trilogy Tapes]
18. Four Tet & Terror Danjah – Nasty [Text]
19. Seiji – More Of You [Seijimusic]
20. E-Dancer – The Move [KMS]
21. Moderat – Bad Kingdom (Marcel Dettmann Remix) [50WEAPONS]
22. Caribou – Irene [City Slang]
23. Joe – Slope [Hessle Audio]
24. Atoms For Peace – Before Your Very Eyes… [XL]