ETOILE ROUGE :: SATURDAY :: REAS

Already at an early age Reas was influenced by music. Mainly due to his sister’s vast collection of funk and Hip hop tracks. Djing came along quick and he began to mix. Among the residents of the first house clubs in Geneva, Reas has been playing all around Switzerland since 1987. In 1993 he worked in a specialized record store. By 2001 he was able to open is own record store. Reas produced with Sir George on Chez Music (US) record label, and then on Trax of interest (D) records labels. Summer 2012, Reas played for the well know Cadenza label at Ushuaia (ibz) & Pacha (ibz) for the “Vagabundos” events. Resulting from this crazy summer, Reas released the source to cycle podcast for Cadenza records. Playing international gigs like: Midi Club (RO), Sonus festival (CR), Underground (ibz,ES), iBoat (FR), Circus(JAP). In his home country Switzerland, Reas keeps playing in the most renown venues like: Hive club Zurich, Nordstern Basel, D! Club Lausanne. Since 2011, you can listen to him play at Silencio in Geneva where he is resident and the artistic director. Dj Reas keeps his dj sets open to more than one style of music. From the greatest disco classics to the house he grew up to, to the newest tracks produced by today’s best, Reas can easily swing from one to another. 2015, watch out for a vinyl release and a dj mix cd in a famous swiss label. He played with artists like: Derrick May, Louie Vega, Francois K, Miss Kittin, Luciano, Tony Humphries, Jeff Mills, Âme, Lil’ Louis, Kenny Dope, Loco Dice, Derrick Carter, Seth Troxler, Dyed Soundorom, Ricardo Villalobos, Chez Damier,…