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Wednesday, Jul 28 2010

A prolific figure on the German scene, Düsseldorf's Marc Romboy has been DJing, producing, and running labels for nearly two decades. After breaking out on the sounds of acid house, Romboy easily transitioned his interests in Chicago and Detroit's heritage to influence jackin' tech-house and other sounds. However, it's been with his second label, Systematic, that Romboy has championed the true depths of house music, building brooding minimalism into big-room bliss. Joining Romboy at his upcoming S.F. show is L.A.'s John Tejada, who also explores the many permutations of the 4/4 beat, locking it to its grid and stripping it to its bone, all while knowing exactly when to fleck it with staggering harmonics or frothy melodies. Finishing out the bill is Brazilian robofunk duo the Twelves.

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