ARTIST: Steve Shaden
GENRE: Techno
LABELS: Himmel
BIO:

Currently considered as one of the rising stars on the global Techno scene, Steve Shaden has rapidly gained fame and respect thanks to the incredible musical successes he has achieved through the years, becoming known for the gloomy and dark sensations that envelop his unique sound, created from a precise blending of powerful, rhythmic old- school beats with modern percussions and heavy basslines. Steve's meteoric rise is reflected on the Beatport charts where he was inserted among the TOP100 Hard Techno Artists of the year since 2014, reaching the 1st place of the same ranking on 2018. Besides success on the music market, his productions have also been noted and supported by some of the best DJs in the Techno scene – Adam Beyer, Richie Hawtin, Chris Liebing, Sam Paganini, Paco Osuna, Cristian Varela, SLAM, Charlotte de Witte, Amelie Lens, Klaudia Gawlas... to name a few – and released by some of the world's most important techno labels on the market, including: OFF Recordings (DE), Phobiq (IT), Loose Records (IT), Trapez (DE), Naked Lunch Records (PR), Respekt Recordings (UK), Pornographic Records (ES), Funk’n Deep (USA), Reload Records (ES), Yin Yang Records (UK), Elektrax Music (AS) and many others. Some of his productions have also been playlisted on Chris Liebing, Marco Bailey, and Drumcode’s Radio shows, and played on numerous stages, such as Nature One, Awakenings, Kappa Future Festival, Exit Festival and Rhur in Love, making his sound recognized all over the world. In addition to his talent and passion for producing music, Steve has had a strong passion for mixing ever since he was just 17. He began his Dj career working in the clubs of his native area continuing then with his own FM radio show "District Techno", up to the point of spreading his music in the most prestigious techno clubs from all over the world.