New release “Shampoo” by Marco Destro its four tracks are impressively varied, ranging from tribal and minimal to deep sound tracks, anchored to blunt kick drums that sit deep in the mix. At the same time Destro’s production is laced with intricate details that are functional and energetic. With all these elements, Marco makes some of the most musical minimal techno out there. This approach makes for powerful dance floor moments with effective club cuts and doing its thing independently of the developments on top. Few producers appeal to the feet and mind like Marco Destro. His tracks are never straightforward, burrowing into your brain with abstract bleeps, morphing basslines and intricate drum patterns, and dazzling with delicacy rather than force.
Dj at first, producer later. Marco Destro was born and grew up in Padova, where he started DJing in the mid-90s at the age of 15. He took his first steps in the music industry very early, in fact he was 14 years old when he started playing a few minutes in a local club. The following years were years of growth as an artist constantly searching for the most interesting “club sounds”. In these years he started making friends and bonding with many people in the industry and he will be eager for new knowledge on the many sound influences in all genres. In 2008, to accomplish his passion and love for music at his fullest he moved to London the metropolis of “underground” where he stays for a few months, learning some new interesting concepts on music.