The sunrise sets at the Nutz camp have become something of an institution during my annual pilgrimages to Burning Man.
As per usual they come after a number of days burnt out in the desert on sleepless nights, untold stimulants and with a mind blown from excess stimulation and inspired by being surrounded by hundreds of beautiful, passionate people.More ›
It's 8am. Black Rock Desert. This is the 3rd set I'd played within 8 hours ... 3-hours of blissed out 'Playa-Tech'.More ›
Real name /
Simon 'sHack' Shackleton
Zodiac Cartel, Simon Shackleton
“Elite Force unites the sometimes warring factions of electro house, techno, and breakbeat, like a peace keeper who values the spirit of cooperation and tolerance. He was forged in the fires of breakbeat, which has always had a habit of sucking in sounds that pass by. Elite’s sets are like a team performance, with tracks coming from all corners of the bass-driven sector, to create a vibrant hodgepodge of boundary-pushing dance music….“
Simon Shackleton’s Elite Force project began way back in 1996, debuting on his own newly founded Fused and Bruised label with a series of peerless 12s and remixes. After five successful years winning plaudits from the likes of Fatboy Slim & Jon Carter, he put Fused and Bruised on the backburner to concentrate on production work. After sev..