Modeselektor & The Red Hood

The common project of Gernot Bronsert and Sebastian Szary, two of the most important names that the Berlin electronic music circle has presented to the world, Modeselektor is coming to shake the ground of Babylon on March 16.

The dual came together under the name Fundamental Knowledge at 1992 and took their current names at 1996. On 2000, Ellen Allieen took the two who had a remarkable fan base with their DH set performences in Berlin under the roof of her own record label Bpitch Control. The French origined Berlin dual got an A plus from the authorithies after the release of their first single followed by their first album Hello Mom! And proved their unique style. The two didn’t leave out to include Thom Yorke’s vocals in their second album Happy Birtday after his constant statements on his admiration to Modeselektor which made them even more famous. Besides Modeselektor, the two won the recognition of the masses and continued their world tour with their common project with Sascha Ring (Apparat), Moderat on 2009. Gernot and Sebastian, who were in the electronic music world documentary of Amy Grill, is referred to as two of the visionary names who have influenced the electronic dance music in the last years. Their ultimate album which they released from their own record label, Monkeytown includes the participation of names like Thom Yorke, Otto Van Schirach and Sascha Ring with whom they have worked before and it surely continues to shake the electronic music world, as the dual.

The Red Hood

Doğu Orcan is a warrior who has techno as his mistress, rock’n roll as his lover but always goes back to disco house at the end of the night since she is who he is married to. He started to make a mixed snacks pack sort of music with Club Bangkok which he formed in Amsterdam at the age of 18. After making electronic music under the name PYR and LOVE in the following years, he got over his teenager years with his last project The Red Hood, reminding us of the Rising Period of the Ottoman Empire so to speak. With the uptempo- disco and indie-dance sets; he shared stages with The Magician, Riptide, Cecile, Moonlight Matters and The C90s. 

Event Program

22:00 The Red Hood
23:59 Modeselektor