THOMAS MELCHIOR (Perlon, GER)
Protégée of techno legend Baby Ford; Melchior and Ford release as Sunpeople, Soul Capsule, and part of the Ifach Collective and M-Core initially only on Trelik and Ifach but later on his own label Aspect Music. As Melchior Productions, Thomas became one of the pillars of the minimal house movement on Perlon, Playhouse, a:rpia:r, Smallville, Cadenza, and LoMidHigh Organic.
An ex resident DJ at Ibiza’s Circoloco at DC 10 and member of Villalobos’ Narod Niki, Melchior’s work also includes collaborations with Luciano, Ricardo Villalobos, Bruno Pronsato, Zip and Fumiya Tanaka. He remains one of the undergrounds true visionaries.
FUMIYA TANAKA (Perlon, JAP)
Through his long career over 20 years as a DJ and a track maker, Fumiya Tanaka has been the most prolific artist on the front line of the Japanese Techno scene.His signature DJ style unfolds in simultaneous response between the sound with solid groove and the dance floor is extraordinary. Still the floor orientated simple groove prevails, his recent works and his selection of the music has been refined after his experimental and more housy groove music under the aliases as Karafuto or Indivisual orchestra towards furthermore musical expantion.