Here’s part 2 of a brand new collection of articles on the site letting you know about some massive names in dance music that have an alias you probably don’t know about.
We’ve only recently discovered some of these.
Traumprinz – DJ Metatron / Prince of Denmark
One of the most mysterious characters in electronic music. ‘Traumprinz’ has been busy under both his alias’.
‘DJ Metatron’ focusing on a more heavier pacier side yet still keeping the melodic style of the ‘Traumprinz’ alias, while ‘Prince of Denmark’ goes deep into the depths of darkness with heavy kick-drums and gritty claps.
Richie Hawtin – Jack Master / Plastikman
The original ‘Jack Master’. Richie Hawtin had plenty of productions under both alias’.
The ‘Jack Master’ alias was under some limelight recently when Scottish heavyweights ‘Slam’ remixed the classic Techno anthem ‘Bang The Box’.
The ‘Plastikman’ alias was absolutely huge back in the 90s with tracks like ‘Spastik’, ‘Pakard’ and ‘Krakpot’ shaping the Techno scene.
Kerri Chandler – Dick Dickler
Yes this is true. Kerri loves Ireland so much that he created a brand new alias for a one off EP and it’s banging.
Read the incredible story of Dick Dickler AKA Kerri Chandler here
Adam Beyer – Mr.Sliff
A more raw and acid orientated version of Adam Beyers productions.
‘Mr.Sliff’ is exactly what you’re looking for if the oldschool 90s warehouse rave vibe is what you’re into.
Paul Woolford – Special Request
“Jungle is Massive” when Paul Woolford AKA ‘Special Request’ plays a gig.
The alias focuses more on the more grittier and bass influenced side of Garage and Jungle compared to his more softer productions under ‘Paul Woolford’.
We’d jump on any opportunity at seeing a ‘Special Request’ show.