Kaluki are proud to welcome back Tocadisco for another mouth watering set after his debut at Sankeys earlier in the year. One of the world's hottest producers and DJs, expect a simply jaw-dropper of a night with this man behind the decks. Support comes from Ellesse and Clark Kent, plus a brace of local talent too.
Tocadisco is based in Cologne / Germany. He started his musical career in his early years, got into DJing with the age of 16, and turned into a professional in the year 2000. Without a classic musical education he taught himself how to play several instruments and got into producing. In 2004 Tocadisco released his first own single, Nobody likes the records that I play (Superstar Rec.). The single became a worldwide success.
After one year of heavy touring around the globe, 2005 became an even more successful year. His remix for Mylos single In your Arms became one of the most played records during the summer of 2005. Countless remixes followed for: Axwell & Ingrosso, the Egg, AStudio, ATB, HiTack, Philippe B. a.m.m. Tocadisco also released another of his own singles in 2005 Youre no good for me. Tocadisco also released under the name: AC/OT. In 2005 he released 3 four-track EPs containing remixes by John Dahlback and Martinez. In 2006 Tocadisco's third single: "Music Loud / Crazy Cursor" is already released.
He also finished remixes for New Order, Deep Dish, Pet Shop Boys, Mylo, Linus Love, Sono, Etienne Daho (in cooperation with Fischerspooner), Flatpack, Boosta, Funkwerkstatt, M.A.N.D.Y. vs Booka Shade, Enigma, Sharam from Deep Dish and Moby!! Tocadisco's remix "Walking Away" - The Egg is considered "Biggest Dance Single 2006" by MIXMAG. David Guetta used the instrumental of the remix for an official bootleg version with is first hit "Love don't let me go". The remix was also chosen for a worldwide TV ad by Citroen. He is also working on his first artist album which will be released in 2007.
Saturday 12th May
@ Sankeys, Beehive Mill, Radium Street, Manchester, M4 6JG
11pm - 5am
£8 NUS, £10 others before 12 / £10 NUS, £12 others after 12
Tel: 0161 236 5444