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Release Alert! 23:59

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Happy to announce my debut on Berlin’s Elektrotribe label with 4 tracker 23:59 EP.

We are excited to present 23:59 the new Ep of Hexer on Elektrotribe. Hexer got busy with djing in 2010 moved to asia in 2016 and started to produce techno 2 years ago. He has succesfully released Eps on Rebellious, Bach music, Say What & LDN Trax, and signs today his debut release on an european label.
23:59 gathers 4 amazing tracks showcasing the musical spectrum of Hexer, in a very technoid, dancefloor oriented approach. Daybreak opens the Ep with a dark groove , tinted by some melancholic ambiants and a breathtaking synth line. Nighttide follows on a more pushing bpm for the peak time of the night. Primitiveness is a 5am tool that will fire up the most demanding dancefloor. 313 City closes the Ep on a more groovy note showcasing the Detroit influences of Hexer’s music. All in all a must have Ep delivering its own vision of Techno music in 2019.

Going to Laos!

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Can’t wait for 9th of February and my debut in Vientiane, Laos. It’s a part of my 2019 plans; that travelling around Asia, bringing techno sounds and making new connections through the region for even bigger opportunities.

That’s why I am so stoked for my show in Laos’s only underground venue, ATMO. If you are around Vientiane this Saturday, come and say hi. It will be a 7 hours extended set till early morning.

New Release Alert!

Happy to announce two upcoming releases. Aberrations (Bach Music, 3 tracks) and Dis-connect (Rebellious Records, 2 tracks).

Dis-connect will be on Beatport at 07.01.19 and release date for Aberration is 14.01.19.

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ห้อง - Room

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Hexer & Culture Cafe, Bangkok collaboration; ห้อง - Room is here!

More than a nightlife event or party, late afternoon - late night meeting Room aims to gather Bangkok and Thailand's art-minds together while local guests & international underground DJ and artists are dropping their best tunes.

Room aims a progressive grow with future collaborations with neighbour countries, live streams and tends to keep it as non-profit organization.

Events will be monthly (or twice a month) and expect the unexpected names as a guest.

Back to the Neighborhood

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I am enjoying the feeling of be back to Istanbul after many years with a gig at city’s one of finest techno clubs, Temple.

The night will be full of techno alongside with skilled local names like Vertige and Gamze Sakal.

Detailed event info is below.

Event link: https://www.facebook.com/events/1515850301894636/

12.10.2018 | FRIDAY
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We will host an acid Techno producer - HEXER from Bangkok at Temple on October 12, Friday!

LET'S JOIN US TO HAVE AN TECHNO EXPERIENCE AT TEMPLE


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► HEXER [ Say What, Bangkok ]
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https://soundcloud.com/hexerbrln

► VERTIGE [ Devotional, TR]
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https://soundcloud.com/vertigesounds

► GAMZE SAKAL
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https://soundcloud.com/gmzskl


For all upcoming, membership & further event info visit
www.club-temple.net

Interview by Guru Magazine

Read on Guru Magazine

Who:
From Istanbul, Turkey, Öncel Cebeci, or Hexer, grew up with metal and punk music, having played bass guitar in a punk band, before being exposed to the world of electronic music sometime in the mid-2000's, through acid and hard techno as well as trance. It was then where he kick started his path to becoming a DJ, first performing in Turkey in 2008. 

Story: Relocating to Bangkok in 2016, he quickly established himself within the scene, becoming active by performing at small-scale underground venues weekly. In addition to DJing, he decided to produce his own techno tracks as he believes that there aren't many producers in Thailand, only DJs. "What I realize is that Bangkok only has DJs, even though they have production knowledge and skills, they don't seem to produce much," says Hexer. 

His music has been described as 'dark' and 'hard-edged', providing a heavy yet groovy sound. Hexer has been an active producer for two years and his debut EP, The Rave Method, was released on Rebellious Records in April. 

Two more EPs were also released in June, Between Spaces and the old-school psy-techno inspired The Great Blue Sky. Hexer's productions show no signs of stopping and his busy schedule shows that. 

Why should you care: Because there is no other person who brings this dark sound, which some have dubbed "Detroit techno", Hexer has been performing, his name gaining traction and support from other like-minded individual artists and DJs. 

All of his EPs and latest releases can be streamed through Spotify and Soundcloud. Hexer describes his signature sounds as "kick that must slap your face while basslines are tripping in your body". If that doesn't sound hard, I don't know what will. 


Thoughts on the scene: Hexer definitely believes the Bangkok underground scene is growing. "It's changing, the mentality of the club owners, DJs, artists, the audience too," says Hexer.  

"The audience seems to be getting bored with the same old music that has been playing in town for many years such as commercialized dance music." 

He wishes that there is more collaboration among DJs within the community. "I would like more collaborations among artists so that we are more unified.  Everyone is scattered around." He also wishes club hours close much later, as he feels like it ends too early but one can dream in this country.