One of Canada’s finest underground techno DJs and producers. A DJ, Live Performer, Producer/Composer, Remixer, Sound Designer, Audio Engineer, Mastering Engineer, Owner of Beta Mechanical Recordings, and Teacher. Patrick wears many hats in the field of audio production which has made him into one of the backbone figures in today’s Electronic Music Industry.
During the last decade, Toronto, Canada has been the home base for DJ/Producer Patrick DSP and has been active on many fronts in the global techno scene. Patrick DSP began his campaign of techno terror in the mid 90’s, his first club residency at the Infamous E! Space in Toronto Canada in 1997, which provided him a platform to present his vision of music. Incorporating his present tastes with his extensive background and knowledge of electronic music, to the public, he has always maintained an anti-mainstream approach to music.
In 1999, Patrick soon found himself with a strong desire to expand his musical horizons and began writing and producing music. He quickly found himself in the services of other labels providing mastering, production and remix services for major labels in addition to working on his own twisted visions of sound. Working from his own Neptune Studios. Patrick has run the gamut of producing everything from film scores, to blistering hard techno. Neptune Studios soon branched off to Sao Paulo, Brazil, where Patrick began providing audio production services in the emerging South American scene. During this time he worked with such local heroes as Pet Duo (KneDeep), DJ Lukas (Stereo 70) and TRB (TechnoPride). These classes soon branched off worldwide and provided opportunities to give lectures as far away as Moscow.
In his 10 years of production, Patrick has collaborated and conspired with some of the most talented names in Techno, such as Glenn Wilson, Mark EG, Chris Liberator, Andreas Kremer as well as many local Canadian heroes. 2004 saw Patrick help launch the Hardsignal Recordings imprint. With this venture, he gained an impressive repertoire of international releases, and established the label as one of the Premier hard techno imprints on the scene. In 2008, he has ventured on his own to start Beta Mechanical Recordings. Catering to a diverse spectrum of techno flavor with hopes to forget the sub-genres and concentrate on quality techno music. Patrick DSP has played across Europe, South America and North America, spreading his twisted rugged hard techno sound from intimate local clubs to festivals such as the Love Parade in Germany. You can be sure his world renowned sets are a unique force of sonic destruction that will rock you right through to your spine.