Nina Kraviz – DJ-Kicks - New 2015 Record 2 LP Vinyl Compilation - Electronic / House / Techno
With a long time passion for house and techno that dates back to her days as a journalist, Nina Kraviz is first and foremost a DJ, and one engrained with the roots of her first love - Chicago house and Detroit techno. Her hunger to dig deep into the archives of House & Techno balances all of her sets perfectly between now and then, introducing her fans to where this scene has come from and where it might be heading. This unique sound and uncompromising attitude has led to Kraviz becoming one of the most in demand artists in the world, playing at major festivals like the Amsterdam Dance Event, Sonar, Decibel, Awakenings and DEMF, as well as landing a much-coveted residency at Richie Hawtin’s ENTER. project at Space in Ibiza plus regular appearances at clubs including Berghain, Fabric and The Warehouse Project. Key to everything Kraviz does is her own unique expression, her transmission of real and often raw feeling. Not constrained by genre when producing or DJing, she is as able to craft pop as she is techno and ambient. For her, good music is good music, there is no separation. A keen proponent and long collector of vinyl who has a particular soft spot for Dance Mania (see her inspired ‘Ghetto Kraviz’ track for proof), the cream of the underground world are happy toremix her, be it Marcellus Pittman or Fred P, Jus Ed or the Legendary Victor Rosado. Stepping up for the 48th edition of the legendary DJ-Kicks series, Kraviz shows off her eclectic taste in electronic musicwith rare and dusty classics alongside a collection of brandnew and exclusive tracks from her new label трип. Expect dark energy and deep rolling kicks from one of the scenes most exciting and influential voices in the underground electronic world.