Playing tracks by
Clouds, Mark Broom & James Ruskin, Drumcell and The Black Moy.
1h of Techno.. faster than usual for me. Recording set for Hearken Podcast October 2013
Almost as though it was under cover of darkness, Australia in 2009, quietly became the beneficiary of French émigré Dj Quale (pron. Qua-lay). Since this time he has steadily been making his introductions to the rank and file of Melbourne’s techno fraternity. And now, in 2013, has racked up enough credit to be celebrated from émigré to emergent and serious talent.
This should come as no real surprise as Quale (aka Seb Vanderbeken) comes to us with legitimate pedigree. 15 years at the wheel of the dj cart, his development reads like a classic rags to riches story.
Listening to Jean Michel Jarre at 10. Inspired by his first hearing of underground trance in Belgium at 12, buying his first vinyl at 15 and requisitioning his parents belt drive and an ex club, rotary pitch Technics. He cut his teeth on this set up and quickly developed the requisite sense of timing and fluidity, so appa...