AL-DJ

AL-DJ

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Alex was born in 1980, in Zaanstad, Holland. Living in Portugal,since he was three years old, Alex had the first contact with Dance Music events in the late 1997. In the... read more
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Location: Lisbon, Portugal Portugal
Genre: Techno

Biography

Language: English

Alex was born in 1980, in Zaanstad, Holland.

Living in Portugal,since he was three years old, Alex had the first contact with Dance Music events in the late 1997. In these occasions, he had the opportunity to see live performances, of some of the best Portuguese & International Techno Djs. Names like Adam Beyer, Umek, The Advent, DJ Rush, Dave Clarke, Jeff Mills, Carl Cox, Marco Carola, Gaetek and plenty more, which are some of the best Techno Djs in the world.

Some of these artists had particulary Alex admIration, for there technique, musical taste, professionalism, and even became his musical influences. The Portuguese Dj’s like DJ Ze Mig-L, XL Garcia, Huma-noyd, were very important for Alex, because he had found on there live-sets and feelings, something which he identified with himself…Techno.

Minimal, Straight and Pure Techno, that was all about.

Since that season, Alex travelled around Portugal, to see to best Techno Djs / producers.

In the meantime, by developing is knowledge trough computer audio software programs, Alex tested his feelings and soon felt that Techno was becoming part of his life.

In 2002, Alex won a contest trough a Portuguese TV Channel, which the first price was a full DJ course, powered by Danceplanet with Dj Ze Mig-L as teacher/trainer. It was funny and curious, because he had the chance to learn Djing with someone that he always admired as a Djing & Techno lover.

Naturally, he got a home DJ Studio, and soon started to buy vinyl records.

In 2004, Alex as finished another course, this time for Djing & Producer, the Dance Music Master Diploma, powered by Dancefloor Network & ETIC.

In 2005, Alex and his friend Andr (Dj Flag) have created an event called “SupremeSound”, and they have been organizing some Techno events in Portugal since that time.

In 2009, Alex was invited to join Lusitek Agency, in order to be part of its roster.

In Portugal, he is very pleased to had been able to play alongside : Adam Beyer, Marco Bailey, Dj Tonio, Robert Natus, Pet Duo, Frank Kvitta, Misa Salacova, Viper XXL, Ivee, Motormorfoses, Linda Pearl, Sandy Warez, Neuphon, Dj Pauli, Jesus del Campo, Ze Mig-L, Wla Garcia, Huma-noyd, Dj Kloude, Gonçalo M, Kidkiller, Du’art, T-Viruz, Jofe, Dj Flag, and others.

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