Berlin based Wankelmut shot into worldwide fame in 2011 when he added his personal touch to a bootleg remix of Asaf Avidan, under the name “Reckoning Song/One Day”. The remix has over 185 MILLION VIEWS on YouTube, was the most downloaded track of Beatport 2012 and reached 1st place and double platinum status in Germany.
If that wasn’t enough, the “MK Remix” of Wankelmut’s 2013 single, “My Head Is A Jungle” was one of the biggest tunes in Ibiza during the summer of 2013. The anthem went all the way up to #5 in the UK Single Charts in August 2014.
His notoriety has undeniably increased over the past few years, which is why we are extremely pleased to have Wankelmut grace the decks this year at Kolour In The Park!
When it comes to the international circuit they have ticked all the boxes: BBC Radio 1 Essential Mix, Multiple Beatport No.1’s, Top of the US Billboard Dance Radio Charts and a touring schedule that includes every major clubbing destination in the world.
They established their own label ‘Kittball Records’, with their friend and fellow DJ, Juliet Sikora. Kittball was an immediate success and soon found itself amongst the ranks of the top Tech and Deep house labels, with its tracks regularly played by the international DJ elite.
After releasing the monster hit ‘Free Tribe’, Tube & Berger reached the Beatport number 1 spot once again with the track ‘Lovebreak’ featuring Milan Euringer.
Lets give them a huge welcome to Kolour In The Park!
Straight outta “Hamburg house city”, Adana Twins helped secure their home’s reputation for deep grooves with a series of early EPs that have made them among the most buzz-worthy acts to emerge from the German media capital.
Ever since Animal Trainer launched their global party campaign, the Swiss duo’s unique brand of ‘slow rave’ has captured the imaginations of countless electronic music lovers all over the world and spread their gospel to thousands, if not millions, of music lovers.
Two art students and a derivatives trader turned all encompassing art project. Autograf craft a shimmery mix of futuristic electronica with a D.I.Y. ethos that melds the skills from their former day jobs.
Recently signed to Cocoon records, Nakadia is Thailand’s undisputed no1 DJ export. With her yearly tours alongside Sven Vath, constant festival headline spots and huge seasons in Ibiza, it’s no wonder she is often referred to as Asia’s ‘Queen of Techno’.
Ava Asante – the granddaughter of a Ghanaian king – combines her impulsive African beats with spherical melodies, her outstanding voice with her fascinating violin. Her unique outfit designs to turn the live performance into an enduring experience for eyes and ears.
Hailing from Manchester, Sameed is a multi-talented Producer, DJ and Record collector. He has played alongside some of the biggest in the industry including Floating Points and Mall Grab. Recently he compiled a mix for Sankeys and is paving the way for a new sound in Asia.
The Dj and producer doesn’t like to compromise. He’s constantly pushing his musical boundaries – his way to play the game and his decision-making attest realness and composure. It is very possible that this cat will ditch a label that is offering a release, just because it is set on the mainstream tip and will only offer mp3 releases. But there’s no need for him to rush – the full time musician is in high demand and constantly busy playing Dj gigs, doing radio shows (Generell Deep) and producing tracks. He can count names by the likes of Tokyo Dawn, U:Beat, Tjumy, 4Lux and Philpot amongst the labels which he has had releases on. Praised by tastemakers like Gilles Peterson, Jimpster and Soulphicition he recently had a track on Gilles Peterson’s Masterpiece-Mix-Compilation for Ministry of Sound
With a ton of international experience under his belt it is with great pleasure that we welcome ATMA from Australia!
Having supported the likes of Seth Troxler, Eats Everything, Pan-Pot, catz n dogz and many other household names ATMA’s energy and presence behind the decks is infectious to say the least. But the main reason we have him back… His closing set at Kolour In the Park last year really stole the show!
A London native who has played in some of the most renowned party venues such as Fabric, 93feet East, and Corsica Studios. Oliver has become a familiar face behind the consoles of some of the best underground clubs in Asia, with gigs as far afield as Mongolia. The Singapore based DJ is also the man behind the After Dark parties and Eyes To The Front Artist Management Agency.
Notep and Anya – together they form electronic duo X0809 – a pair of creative new musicians whose diverse style comes through in their work. Having studied architecture at Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand, they share an appreciation for visual design, presentation and communication.
Known for his disco sets Koish pushes a new wave of warm and genuine sound through the dark and gloomy techno landscape in Bangkok.
The only rule is to push the boundaries of conventional electronic music exploring new directions while never losing sight of his core passions – playing music, feeling sexy and celebrating life.
Kolour and Sunn Co-Founder and regular amongst all of Bangkok’s must-play clubs and festivals. Coran blends a mix of deep-tech house with a flow that few others can match.
In 2002 Sunju moved to Shanghai and became a vital part of the early underground movement, holding residencies at some of the after hours venues alongside Christopher Lawrence, John 00 Flemming and John Digweed.
As the years went by, he decided it was time to return back to Bangkok and focus his experience onto music production. Soon after, he started to catch attention of a few labels in Europe and North America while building his own following internationally around South East Asia. He was billed on lineups at festivals and clubs with international artists such as Tiga, Dubfire, Richie Hawtin, Loco Dice and many more.
“I simply love it!” – is Boris Rubin’s answer when asked why he started DJing, and you can definitely feel it when listening to his track selection. He does not have a preference when it comes to DJing or producimg. He’s simply someone who fell in love with electronic music at a young age. His music is dark and deep yet tropical and uplifting at times.
A late night juggernaut responsible for the proliferation of techno in Bangkok, Dan Buri is like the city having its own Berlin resident DJ at its helm. His German upbringing reverberates in the brooding yet melodic soundscapes that he plays but his Thai roots lend him a more lighthearted approach to everything that he does. In fact, whether he’s playing deep and undulated techno or organic tech house, his legacy in the city is defined by his high-octane performances and an unparalleled ability to engage and connect with the crowd. Notorious for pushing boundaries into nonexistence, Dan has crafted a career out of fusing together his many worlds in seamless and syncopated harmony.
Mostly known for his epic Nu-Disco and Deep house sets but also for his Tech House sound. His lifelong obsession with music has resulted in him being booked all over the globe. Playing in around the Netherlands for many years, his journey finally helped him settle in Asia. In between his traveling, he shares his unparalleled sound around China, Philippines, Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand and Singapore.
In 2013, V. Alarik and Spencer stumbled upon each other somewhere deep in the labyrinth soi’s of Bangkok. By the time the sun rose that morning, an alliance was obvious.
It wasn’t long before they were fully immersed in Bangkok’s bustling underground house and techno scene where their work ethic quickly gained the attention of Trust, a Bangkok based agency and events company that got them working alongside artists like Wolf & Lamb, Jamie Jones and Seth Troxler to name a few. But it was their exposure to the local heroes take on underground house and techno that really drew them in. Sunju Hargun, Kimball Collins, Mendy Indigo, Dan Buri and others were forward thinking in their approach and drove the direction of the sound the Dark White would take on.
The two things that separates him from the rest are basslines and grooves. Using his bass guitar and acid jazz background to influence his productions, he has developed a unique sound filled with sexy basslines, trippy melodies and mosaic chords. Making the perfect blend of both the darker and brighter shades of house and techno.