Australian born, London-based musician Tristan Hallis sent ripples through the underground house music community with the release of his single ‘Winona‘. A vinyl aficionado and notoriously friendly dude, DJ Boring’s signature stripped-down sound has become somewhat of a blueprint for an emerging sub-genre of house- a raw distorted music that stands as a stark contrast to musical elements of the commercial club scene.
With such a wealth of raw talent on offer at HER DAMIT 2018, we’ve picked out a few select performers to give you a sense of what’s on offer at this unique techno festival held 50km from Berlin at the Bunkeranlage Freudenberg between between 7-10 September.
With the lo-fi scene being accused of aesthetic first in the past, there is absolutely no evidence of that here. There is levity without ever resorting to dropping in nostalgic references that forcefully wink at you, nudging with pointed elbows. If anything, this is serious. Seriously good.