Big Dish Go welcome back their favourite son and international resident DJ, Ivan Smagghe for his latest instalment of the “A Few Things From Ivan Smagghe” series.
This time round he has invited DJ/producer Roman Flugel to play alongside him for what promises to be a very special night indeed.
Both DJ’s will be playing back to back from 10-3 giving you a 5 hour opportunity to totally immerse yourself in the unique sounds that they are so well known for.
With Roman’s new album just out we will be expecting tohear a few treats from that, which we are very excited about.
Kill The DJ, Paris
Ivan Smagghe is a native Parisian who gained notoriety as a radio DJ and co-founder of the electro duo Black Strobe. He has played residencies in clubs such as Fabric, Robert Jonhson and Bugged Out as well as the legendary, now defunct, Parisian club Pulp. Running the label Kill The DJ for over a decade, Smagghe has more recently completed remixes for the likes of The xx as one half of production duo It’s A Fine Line. His blog, afewthingsfromivansmagghe.blogspot.com was recently compiled into a publication for influential fashion boutique and music connoisseurs Colette, which sold out in weeks. Now living in London, Ivan keeps pushing the boundaries of electronic music.
Alter Ego, Dial, Ongaku, Germany
Roman Flugel has been one of the key players of German electronic music for years, building a discography that would make a mighty fine record collection all by itself. He has recorded numerous records under the following names: Acid Jesus, Alter Ego, Sensorama (together with his studio partner Joern Elling Wuttke), Eight Miles High, Soylent Green, Tracks On Delivery, Roman IV, Ro 70 (solo projects). He is also co-producer of the Sven Vaeth albums 'Contact' and 'Fire', released two 12"s in collaboration with David Holmes, another two maxi singles with David Moufang (founder of well known Electronica Label Source Records) and recorded a song with Robert Forster from the Australian Band The Go-Betweens for a Sensorama album. Roman has released records on Ladomat, Source, Cocoon, Harthouse, R&S Records and is part of the Klang Elektronik-Playhouse-Ongaku label. He did remixes for Blaze, Carsten Jost and Steve O'Sullivan and with Joern Wuttke as well as for Primal Scream, The Human League, Chicks On Speed, Baby Ford, David Holmes to name but a few. Fluegel is also a DJ to boot and plays the best of the best - no matter if you call it house, techno or disco music.