LABELS: DIYNAMIC, GET PHYSICAL, DIRTYBIRD, MANITOX
German by name but Spanish by birth, German Brigante is an artist whose passion and dedication to producing infectious dancefloor grooves is unsurpassed. His ever growing popularity within the electronic music fraternity was cemented by his position in Resident Advisor’s Most Charted Artists Of 2013 chart which saw him rated No.56 – quite an achievement when you consider just how many artists are involved in our scene.
Hailing from the south of Spain, German Brigante is focused on a bumping, groovy form of tech house that aims straight for your hips and keeps dancefloors filled with energy. From his use of percussion to the deadly basslines he designs in his lab, German’s sound is unmistakable and made to make people move.
Recent releases have come via some of the industries most renowned sources, including Get Physical, Saved, Off Recordings, Defected and many more. He is just as comfortable working with other artists as he is on solo projects, hence studio sessions with a variety of collaborators can also be found in this exciting artist’s dynamic back catalogue.
As his popularity continues to increase so too does his thirst for making and playing the music he loves. Whether it be DJing in clubs across Europe and America to spending his time in the studio cultivating irresistable new grooves, German’s passion shows no signs of relenting and he steps ever close to achieving greatness…
Hello mate! How Are You? What do you have scheduled for today?
HI IM GOOD THANKS. MY SCHEDULED FOR TODAY IS EXPENDID SOMETIME IN THE STUDIO FINISHING AN EP FOR MY LABEL MANITOX
Please tell us a bit about your latest releases!
MY LAST RELEASE WAS AN EP CALLED ‘SOMETHING OR NOTHING’ WITH REMIXES FROM NIKO SCHWIND, AND SYNESTHYZER. THOMAS GANDEY AND NICK MAURER AS COLLAB. FOR MY LABEL MANITOX.
Which release was the one who gave you the most attention so far?
THE RELEASE THAT HAD MORE ATTENTION WAS ‘AND FOREVER’ AT GET PHYSICAL WITH MY MATE THOMAS GANDEY AS VOCALIST. THE SUPPORT OF THIS EP WAS VERY BIG FROM THE MOST ELECTRONIC ARTISTS.
Tell us a bit about your upcoming releases! Is there anything special planned?
MY NEXT RELEASE IS OUT ON NOVEMBRER BY DIYNAMIC IM EXCITED AND HAPPY WITH THIS RELEASE THE SUPPORT IS VEY GOOD.
As you are touring a lot, please tell us something about your experience. What is your favourite city or country and why?
MY FAVOURITE PART OF THE WORLD IS SOUTHAMERICA, EVERYTIME I PLAY THERE I FELL THE VIBES OF THE PEOPLE. ARGENTINA IS MY FAVOURITE COUNTRY.
What were your TOP 5 gigs so far?
– WARUNG FESTIVAL, SAO PAULO
– THE BOW AND CROBAR, BUENOS AIRES
– RIOT, CORDOBA
– DIRTYBIRT CAMPOUT, LOS ANGELES
– WOOMOON, IBIZA
What are your top 5 tracks that are really working the dance floor in your sets at the moment?
ANDHIM – HUSO
BURNSKY – CIRCUITS
RELOOW – TIGRESA
STATE 808 – IN YER FACE (BICEP REMIX)
DEFINITION – ORIENT
Thank you for your time and this interesting interview!
Interview by Lars
1-YAMIL – MYSTERIOUS
2-RAY OKPARA – SATIN CURTAIN (KEVIN YOST REMIX)
3-SANTIAGO GARCIA – AWAY FROM HERE
4-BURNSKI – CIRCUITS
5-POINT SOLE – AGE
6-M.A.N.D.Y. – TOMORROW IS ANOTHER NIGHT (GERMAN BRIGANTE ‘VOCAL DRUMS’ VERSION)
7- GEORGE MOREL, ROWEE – LA TERRA
8- GERMAN BRIGANTE – MODUALTIONS
9-808 STATE – IN YER FACE (BICEP REMIX)
10-GERMAN BRIGANTE – MANGO
11-ANTHONY ROTHER – REDLIGHT DISTRIC (GERMAN BRIGANTE EDIT)