WEDNESDAY AUGUST 8th @ The Phoenix Landing - Wednesdays
(Hidden Agenda - Tora Tora - Syndikat | USA )
Member of Prototype 909 - Rancho Relaxo Allstars - Side Four with Tony Rohr etc...
::: Bio ::::
Artist of many masks, Dietrich continues to produce and perform around the globe.
Musician, producer, performer, dj, overlord of US electronic vinyl labels. He is behind the labels Tora Tora Tora, Hidden Agenda, Stamp Series and ADDON. Techno and minimal releases in 2007 for Syndikat(Netherlands), Hidden Agenda and ToraToratora started off his 2007... He also has Prototype 909 back performing(as well as a super secret p909 studio sessions in july!!!). The Rancho Relaxo Allstars 3rd CD is out and European tour set for September-October. Remix for Droid Recordings(together with Tony Rohr) out in July along with a 3 track EP on Hidden Agenda with Rohr.
His current sound blends techno and minimal to capture the energy + pulse of 2007. Always taking chances and keeping an open mind he has been known to throw down anything from electro to house classics to synth pop to abstractions during his DJ sets
Brief history: Dietrich began performing live in NYC clubs when he was a teenager in the early 90s. Some of the first major gigs included Danceteria and Communion@Limelight. He formed Prototype 909 with Taylor Deupree and Jason Szsotek in the summer of 1993. Four albums and four years of constant touring ending P909 in 1997. Hidden Agenda was started along with Dietrich's moving to the decks. Releases for labels Sonic Groove, Tension, PlasticCity, Remains, Bipolar, High Octane, Blueline, Disko B, KK Records, DeepFried, Instinct, Sondos, Kiddaz FM, 12k, Taksi etc soon followed. His tracks have been featured on a wide spectrum of mix CDs from Danny Tenaglia to Andre Galluzzi to Erick Morillo to Frankie Bones to Miss Yetti and more.
Schoenemann is also known for his more ambient and experimental recordings that began with the Rancho Relaxo label, and includes the Instinct Ambient series and was an integrale part of the NYC ambient movement in the mid 90s. this outlet is still open as part of the super group The Rancho Relaxo Allstars.
Dietrich has performed all over the world-Berghain, Tresor, Cocoon Club, U60, Ultraschall,Love Parade,Maria etc in Germany, LaReal, Pui etc in Spain, Switzerland, Budapest, Peru, Puerto Rico, DomRep, Mexico, Canada,Amsterdam/Netherlands, etc and all across the US. He is also one of the few artists atthis level to still support and perform at local events.
NOW: Heads Complete Distribution and Mastering. His labels ToraToraTora, Hidden Agenda...led the way for the company with the likes of other US labels ADR, Clink, Alphahouse, Ad Limited, Enemy, Droid, Thema, Archipel etc. . . .
::: Discography ::: ( too many to post !!! )
WEDNESDAYS @ THE PHOENIX LANDING
Techno & House Music from Boston's Best
& International Underground DJ's with Residents
Pat Fontes - Sergio Santos - Eric Gray
Every Wednesday @ the Phoenix Landing
Cambridge MA - Central Square -
512 Massachusetts Ave. - 617-576-6260
19+ ( free before 10:30 | 5$ after )
Official Website: http://www.myspace.com/phoenixwednesdays