In the Mix 08 - Weird Sounding Dude [India]
Our next In the Mix is curated by DJ/Producer Weird Sounding Dude, who is known for his chunky grooves and squelchy rhythms. We have been loving his grooves for quite some time now and are really excited to have him onboard
Weird Sounding Dude is a Bangalore based music producer/DJ. He has always enjoyed a place in the underground dance music culture. His trademark chuggy grooves and squelchy rhythms are sure to satisfy his audience but there are always a few surprises along the way.
As it happens with a lot of artists, only DJ’ing wasn’t enough for his musical expedition, so he embarked on a journey to prove his worth as a self-taught producer. Drawing his influences by the likes of James Holden, Extrawelt, Nathan Flake and Worakls. Being a regular on the charts of Beatport, his music has gained continuous support from the likes of Hernan Cattaneo, Cid Inc., Nick Warren, Guy Mantzur, Guy J, Nick Muir and many more.
He has already made a mark in the underground circuit with releases on The Soundgarden, Kindisch, Plattenbank, Perspectives Digital, onedotsixtwo, Juicebox Music, Eat My Hat Music, Balkan Connection, 3rd Avenue, Tarnished Tracks, If You Wait Music, Strangers Beats, Strange Town Recordings, Stripped Recordings among many others. Well-known blogs Progressive Astronaut, Change Underground, Underground Tel-Aviv, When We Dip, Nie Wieder Schlafen, Bespoke Music, Husa Sounds have shown regular interest in his tracks.
He has also made a mark on the DJ circuit by performing at music festivals like Sunburn, R.E.S.E.T., La Foresta (Sri Lanka), Ctrl Alt Dance, Krank, Locals District.
He’s had the privilege to perform alongside the likes of Nick Warren, Sebastien Leger, Stan Kolev, Jimpster, Vaal, Dauwd, BOg, Ziger, Navar, Kastis Torrau. He was also nominated under the Techno category for MyFav Awards (2014-15).
It’s safe to say that this “Dude” in particular isn’t just another kid on the block. His voyage has slowly started to take shape with no intentions of slowing down.
1. Mariner + Domingo - Low Life (Original Mix) [Stellar Fountain]
2. Jody Wisternoff, James Grant - Nightwhisper (Gorje Hewek Extended Mix) [Anjunadeep]
3. Stereo Underground - The Unbearable Lightness of Being (Original Mix) [Beat Boutique]
4. Weird Sounding Dude - Purple Sky (Original Mix) [LAIKA Sounds]
5. Gux Jimenez, TEIAO - The Moths (Nicholas Van Orton Remix) [Balkan Connection]
6. K Loveski - Blaugamma (Original Mix) [Magnitude Recordings]
7. Simos Tagias - Deception (Original Mix) [Mango Alley]
8. Alex O'Rion - Mirari (Night Mix) [Replug]
9. Golan Zocher - Wonder Way (Kamilo Sanclemente Remix) [onedotsixtwo]
10. Fer De Risio - Fourth Element (Original Mix) [Droid9]
11. Eli Nissan - Karnaval (Original Mix) [Lost & Found]