Biography of Kemistry
|Real name / ||Soy Mustafa & Alex Celler |
In this ever changing dance music scene Kemistry is fast becoming synonymous with quality underground dance music.
The brainchild of Soy Mustafa and Alex Celler, the two met by chance through mutual friends at the infamous SAE recordings studios in London.
Coming from different musical backgrounds Kemistry have forged an undeniably signature sound ever evolving with no limitations with one thing for certain, music from the soul and aimed for the floors!
Alex already working with London’s legendary DJ Ariel for his Mydust record label, was given a taste of the cosmopolitan underground club scene in London which formed his musical taste in cutting edge dance music.
Born of Greek parents in Thessaloniki, Celler grew up in a musical environment and a nightclub owning family. In 2004 he moved in London for further studies on music production and audio engineering and graduated in April 2007.
Soy’s background is somewhat different, born of Turkish parents growing up in Tottenham, N.London his exposure to Turkish folklore and the multi cultural sounds of a predominantly black neighbourhood gave him a different taste in music from roots dancehall and reggae to a newer scene at the time which was jungle and hardcore.
Fast forward to 2008 Soy now as label head saw the launch of his record label
Cinematic, creating a niche for itself in quality underground dance music and finding support the world over! A regular on the DJ club circuit Soy flows seamless between House and Techno with emotion and a dancefloor in mind.
Kemistry productions so far have found support with the likes of Richie Hawtin, Nick Curly, Ben Watt, Dennis Ferrer, Jimpster and Osunlade to name a few. Works can be heard on labels such as Cinematic, NRK, Buzzin Fly and Shack Music.