Future Déjà Vu / Buttons – DE
Madalba was born in July 1985 in Bari, south of Italy. From a very young age, her interest in different musical cultures such as house and dance music and also spread through rock and punk which lead to techno and club-culture. At age 22 she approached the local scene as Djane with numerous performances in the club circuit of Bari. Through the years she has developed a continued and careful respect of the musical experience. She moved to Berlin in 2011 and started DJing with only vinyl records. This helped build her strong reputation as an underground techno DJ. This provided opportunity for her to play in clubs such as Tresor, About Blank, SchwuZ, SO36 and Mikz in Berlin where she lives today.
In September 2011, she moved to Detroit where she rocked some of the scenes most well known clubs like as The works and Exodus and several others across the state in collaboration with DJ Seoul and Tom Linder of Detroit Techno Militia. This travel has definitely and radically changed is approach to the techno concept, which she considers more a social phenomenon and a lifestyle rather than just a musical genre.
In December 2011 she collaborated with the female crew Femme Fraktale. From January 2012 till Mai 2016 she was resident of the party Homopatik in About Blank, Berlin. In May 2013 she joined the roster of Bang Tech 12 and was soon asked to join Detroit Techno Militia in April of 2014.
Her first releases came out on vinyl, as of October 2014, on DTM-Label (Detroit) and Arkita Records (Berlin), the label that she runed till August 2016 together with Synkopheit.
In February 2016 she was asked to join the roster of Unbroken Booking. In June 2016 she collaborated together with Danilo Rosato and Anna Bolena as resident-dj to launch the party Buttons in About Blank.
Her new label-project will be available at the end of 2016.
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