World renowned DJ, successful producer, bustling party promotor and newly established label boss: A glance at this list of achievements indicates that Philip Bader is one of the veterans of the Berlin techno scene. As far back as 1997, as a 16 year old, his first girlfriend took him to an underground techno party. From that point on, he started fiddling around with music on an old turntable in his shared flat in Templehof. “The slipmat was made of old newspaper“, he recalls, grinning.
Davide is not available for comment. He’s got to catch a flight; he’s rushing to the studio; the stage manager is frantically hurrying him into the booth; he’s meeting to discuss plans for his labels…or any of the other myriad reasons why Davide feels like he hasn’t slept, eaten or stopped running for what seems like his whole life.