GPS pres. Patrice van den Berg (Amsterdam) Spagat Music Berlin

 

Born and raised in Amsterdam. Came into the housescene in 1990 as a guitarplayer in Mad Doc 20/20 alongside Dov Elkabas(aka The Prophet) and Norbert Mannaert. He did various raves for The Soho Connection(Paul Jay and Crazy Shaun)a.o. at various big venues(Beijnenshal, Jan van Galenhal and Waakzaamheid).
In 1992 he released his first record with Dov Elkabas on the Dance Tracks label of Cellie(Marcel Moulin).

Then he entered the psy-trance scène in 1994 with a soloproject named Syrinx. In 1995 he was asked for the legendary Meatal Spark project alongside DJ Lucas and Lorenzo Zoeter.
As Syrinx he released a record on the Matsuri Recordings(UK) label of Tsuyoshi Suzuki.
As Metal Spark he released various 12”s and an album on M-Track(Mazzo)(NL) and Blue Room Released(UK). As Hypercycle(With Frans Dordregter) he released a record on the Auracle Recordings label.
As Microdome(with Ramon Sterman) he released a record on High Society.

With these projects he played livesets on various venues like Escape(first ADE), Dance Valley, Mazzo, Doornroosje, Paradiso, One World Festival(Frome, UK) a.o.
In 2002 he started djing and did sets for Black Box(hosted by Milan Meyberg)(2012/2013), Chicken Skin & Bish Bosh Bash(hosted by the legendary MC Marxman), The Bus(hosted by Debra Mitchell), Insound Festival(hosted by Josep Vicent)(Spain), What’s On Your Mind(hosted by Dexon) and 3FM(Giel Beelen).

In 2008 he released a minimal EP for Ktlxmey Recordings(USA) that was supported by Technasia, Patrice Baumel and Wehbba.
In 2013 he released 4 EP’s(Deep/Tech House) for the new MIDI8OR(NL) that were supported by Eric De Man & Aron Friedman(Musclefarm), Milan Meyberg, Camiel Daamen, Malbetrieb, Moritz, Ille Bitch, Alexander Valentijn, Tahko, Giel Beelen, Orlando Voorn, Billy Mason, Freak Strano, Ab Surd, Diablo, Motoko, Nova Caza, Rubzman, Lady Ace, Full On Funk and many others.

He also did 2 remixes for Dennis Price(Morninglory Music) and Full On Funk feat. Local Hero On Sax)(Bounce House Recordings).
In 2013 he also launched his liveset at Club NL for the new VET! organisation.
December 2013 he did a djset for Pure Radio for the Zoom Into 2014 marathon(hosted by Mart Moon and Corinne Shtylla) that included sets by Kraftwerk, Billy Nasty and Len Faki a.o.
Also in 2013 he did a djset on the famous Wooferland Festival that celebrated 25 years of House.

In 2014 he launched a new sololiveset incl. Ableton Live, guitar and analogue Korg MS 10 synth.
He also started a collaboration with Moritz that resulted in an EP for Spacat Music Berlin, the label of Haito Goepfrich and there are more collabs coming up.

In June 2015 he also celebrates his 25th anniversary as a producer/dj in the Amsterdam Dance Scene with a free download of a new EP called Data Creator with artwork by Sandy Huner(Bitten, Bang Bang and ThirtyOneTwenty) Around March 2016 a PatriceVanDenBerg-remix was released on Plus Plus Records(USA) and in August 2016 a compilationtrack.
He also did a djset for the famous Deep Tech Amsterdam platform with a big following.

In 2016 a new EP of Moritz & PatriceVanDenBerg was released on Spagat Music Berlin(DE) and the 5th of December 2015 a track was released on a Spagat – compilation.
He also did an interview for DJ Mag(see links).
In Jan 2015 and 2016 he did two very succesful livesets at Hedon (Eeuwigheid) and at the famous Paradigm (Loodsrave 12) in Groningen.

We had him as a guest on the same day when he released a new EP.

https://www.beatport.com/release/electrical-activity/2010450

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