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Dave the Drummer

Dave the Drummer

Electronica / techno / acid ashford, UK  UK
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Freak for me hydraulix 909 - 4
Patrick DSP Domination ( DTD REMIX )


  • 2015

    Jun 13

    Norfolk, UK | 8:00pm

    Set in the beautiful Norfolk countryside surrounded by lakes and woodland. Symmetry Festival invites you to join us for weekend of musical adventure and unexpected pleasures. 6 stages of amazing acts covering many different styles featuring a special blend of well known artists and homegrown hidden gems. Besides the great selection of ear candy, there will also be plenty of enticing entertainment for all ages including walkabout acts, special stage takeovers, live art displays and a captivating creative kids area.

  • 2013

    Oct 6

    São Paulo, BR | 5:00pm

    Hydraulix Party

  • 2013

    Sep 11

    Barcelona, ES | 10:00pm
  • 2012

    Nov 24

    Amsterdam, NL | 10:00pm

    A dark 'n grimy warehouse, including a porch with two chill-out spots. We'll make sure there's plenty of food, drinks and laughter available! Time: 22.00 - very late ;)

  • 2012

    Oct 6

    London, ENG, UK | 11:00pm

    Hydraulix Party 06 -10 -12 Club Colosseum 1 Nine Elms Lane Vauxhall, London SW8 5NQ 18+ ID required No dress code, cheap bar, great security with a good attitude, smoking area Doors 11pm - 7am ( NO ENTRY AFTER 4am ) Tickets: http://www.onlinestall.com/cgi-bin/stall2.pl?act=ep&id=4492 Tagline: The Hydraulix Party crew bring you the next instalment of London's finest underground techno party at Club Colosseum Vauxhall London on Saturday 6th October 2012. Last years event was an amazing success with a huge turnout and a great vibe, let's do it again !! Line Up - Main Room The Anxious Live ( Blackout Audio , Cluster, Planet Rhythm ) http://www.theanxious.net/ http://soundcloud.com/the-anxious Mark EG and Chrissi play an exclusive liveset under their techno moniker The Anxious expect brand new shiny tough beats straight out of the studio from the Blackout Audio Label bosses. We really cannot wait to hear what they have in store for us. Sasha Carassi ( Drumcode , Phobiq ) http://soundcloud.com/sasha-carassi https://www.facebook.com/SashaCarassiOfficial From Italy's techno capital, Naples, comes Sasha Carassi. Following a string of top releases on Drumcode, Phobiq, Respekt and many other highly respected techno imprints, Sasha is here to warp our minds with his own blend of dark spacey Neapolitan grooves and tough techno beats. Space DJz ( Potential, 50Hz , Novamute ) http://soundcloud.com/space-djz/tracks Jamie Bissmire and Ben Long are long time heroes of the london techno scene, they've released big records on just about every huge techno label known to man and we are totally excited to have them perform a side by side 2 hour session for us. Expect analogue style full on techno from London's finest. Dave the Drummer ( Hydraulix) http://soundcloud.com/dave-the-drummer http://www.davethedrummer.co.uk Hydraulix label boss and underground London legend DJ, Dave the Drummer is a name that many people have heard around the world. From his big acid techno productions in the mid 90's he has now forged a new way ahead for his sound, dark menacing techno with heady grooves and big builds. Marcello Perri ( Hydraulix ) http://www.mixcloud.com/marcelloperri/ Super nice guy and superb DJ, Marcello Perri will be playing his own blend of tribal grooves and funky techno beats, expect to hear new exclusive remixes and tracks from his studio sessions. Second Room Jerome Hill ( Don't ) http://www.swervingthecommunity.com/ No Stranger to the underground techno scene Jerome from Don't records will be with us again to do his funky thing behind the wheels of steel. Scratch master and Selector extraordinaire, expect hear a unique blend of House, Techno, Hip Hop and Breakbeat, with a sprinkling of silliness and a touch of the bizarre. We love Jerome, and we are extra happy to have him back with us for a party. No Alias( Big Bang ) http://soundcloud.com/no_alias No Alias cut his teeth raising the roof at Slimelight for three years, and while his musical tastes have changed, his enthusiastic passion for filling a dance floor with heaving, throbbing, sweaty people remains undiminished. Only his technical ability has changed and with his seven years of experience, you can expect No Alias to raise the bar with a furious three deck vinyl set. Hedonistik (Hard Party Production) http://soundcloud.com/hedonistik We don't have much info about Hedonistik, as he says his music should speak for itself, which is the kind of noble attitude we respect 100% here at Hydraulix HQ So just to let you know, he's 33 years old, born in Poland, and has been a DJ since 2006, Expect to hear a Ragga- Hardtek crossbreed from this much talked about and requested DJ / Producer. Freddy Frogs http://soundcloud.com/freddyfrogs Exiled French artist Freddy Frogs has been  rocking dance floors with his long going Frogs Records white label for the last 7 years. His sound is an explosion of circus gypsy ska beats, This techno driven sample madness has been noticed and supported by electronic music mogul, Amon Tobin, among others.   In 2009 his single “Excuse My French” was acclaimed by Paris’s Radio Neo. Zurb & Kbza ( Skool Break / Malfabros ) The 3rd time for Zurb and Kbza at our event and these guys will rock it again with their selections of bassline and dubstep tracks to get your feet moving. The Riverside Bar Jethro Thermobee http://www.london909.com Expect a set of electronic and old skool from the 909london record store owner. Louise+1 Louise has promised a very special electro / acid set for us, we can't wait. Toni Sabariego A member from "La casa del Ritmo"  Barcelona. A project that involves the rescue of most of the latin american music styles and their fusion with the electronic music. He will be playing what its called Tropical Bass style. Phil Summit A glorious mixture of styles blending tech, house, beats with anything and everything.


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  • oedla (Fan)
    Dave The Superstar Drummer! You are THE ABSOLUTE BEST!!! =) AMAZING unbelivably fabulous! But that is nothing new ;D Anyways, wishing you a great easter with lots of candy! (I want that myself hahhaha so I suppose that's what everyone would like aswell LOL! *jokingly*) Gonna see 808 state and a guy called Gerald and then also Dj Pierre - SO ACID IS BACK in Sweden! AND I LOVE IT!!!!! Maybe I will enter the stage and give them some true "acid fists" = Super slammin acid so you raise your fist in the air cuz it's banging! ;D and if you come to Sweden for a gig I will sleep outside the venue where you'll be playing to be the first in line of all the jacks - as the Main Jack that I am ;D Peace Love and Acid, Oedla - (Linda) Acid All Stars =)
  • RADAR RADAR (Artist)
    Loving these tracks! I'm so glad I stopped by your page! Check out my remix of Adele's song "Rolling in the Deep" on my page and leave a comment if you have a moment! I would be very grateful for your feedback! -RR
  • Funks Lab (Artist)
    Funks Lab
    top tune dave, your a real winner, TURN IT UP ! YEH :)
  • The Smoker's Rotation (Artist)
    The Smoker's Rotation
  • dave_den (Fan)
    go go gadget ;)



Sounds Like: D.A.V.E. the drummer, Chris Liberator, Chris Leibing, Tom Laws, Space Djz

Label: Hydraulix, MUTATE TO SURVIVE records

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Bio: Anyone who's been into Techno Music for the last 10 years or so will probably have stumbled across one of Dave The Drummer's records. He's the one of the key producers behind the Acid Techno Sound of London in the 1990's and owner of one of the best known techno labels in the world "Hydraulix"

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Apr 18, 2011

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