Mark's broad background in Sound Engineering coupled with a distinct ear for detail has seen his productions flourish in the last year. With a passion for the more industrial side of techno, 2013 has been his most productive to date. Taking influence from the likes of the Advent, Industrialyzer, Sasha Carassi, Cari Lekebusch and more, Mark has begun moulding his own distinct style of Techno. 2013 saw Mark release a string of original productions on respected labels such as Naughty Pills Records, DSR Digital, Heavy Snatch & Resorted Records. His biggest release of the year came in the form of Nuclear Storm on DSR Digital, with the his track CO2 receiving massive support. With the turn of the year, Mark has secured original work to massive Italian label Gate Null Recordings, with another original productions and remixes due out on Bunk3r, Shout, Naked Lunch, Naughty Pills Records, & Tekx to name a few. All of Mark's releases to date can be purchased on Beatport & Trackitdown.
The embodiment of passion, spontaneity and innovation, NOIR has carved the roots of the underground house and techno scene since his emergence in 2004. In a time of electronic music saturation, his refusal to settle for mediocracy has pivoted his name to a reign amongst the international music scene. Passion informs his practice; the heart is the power behind his creativity, he is soulfully dynamic, zealous and above all, dedicated to the community of music. Powerful performances that amass bass driven movement with energetic highs, that resonate with each heart in the crowd. NOIR has an implicit ability to craft music that channels raw, emotive and dark songs that exude a level of sophisticated house and techno production. Drawing early inspiration from the dark, lyrical and organic hallmarks of musicians such as The Cure, Depeche Mode, Massive Attack and New Order, Noir continues to expand and redefine electronic music through his unique blending of genres, evidenced in his vast productions. As a master of production, NOIR individually nurtures each of his creations from concept to execution; each of his performances are unique with individually crafted sets fuelled by the energy in the room and what he is feeling at that very moment. Pioneer of underground electronic music and an undeniable forecaster, NOIR is an industry leader and curator through his multifaceted approach to the industry. He is the owner of successful music labels, Noir Music and NM2, which were formed to house his ever so variant taste and create a platform for stars to be seen and heard in the musical landscape, producing over 300 releases in the past 10 years, and held multiple top ten spots on the RA and Beatport charts. He is the founder of the Darkstars, event brand and hosts globally acclaimed podcast, Noir Recommends; the latter which has amassed a cult following and propelled some of the biggest names in the house and techno scene. This longstanding podcast has built a community of music enthusiasts all over the globe and become a catalyst to launch top-charting hits from both leading DJ’s and the rising stars of tomorrow. Noir has been travelling the world for the past 10 years playing almost everywhere including coveted residencies across multiple venues in the electronic music mecca Ibiza, Noir is a reigning leader in both the favourable underground and international circuits, further cementing his position as a world-class producer and performer.
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