Freitag nights have been transforming East London’s Russian bar into a hotspot for spanking new underground house music, full of likeminded clubbers once a month for almost one year now.
We are very excited to have one of the most talked about live acts around joining us performing a fully live session for the December Freitag Feast!
SAYTEK LIVE**(Full Live Performance)**
Saytek is without a doubt one of the most innovative and exciting underground house and techno live acts to come out of the UK in recent times. His skilled understanding of composition, his balance of energy and emotion, his ability to construct and deconstruct live soundscapes... all unrivalled. With a style that is deep, jacking, thoughtful and designed to rock the peak time dance floor, Saytek combines the new house and techno phenomenon with elements of dub, Detroit techno, ethnic // tribal percussive grooves, retro acid house, left field jazz and Latin flavours to provide a unique and refreshing journey..
Using classic Roland hardware, a Kaos pad 3, Ableton live 8 ,a Novation Xiosynth and a myriad of other noise mangling gadgets to create truly live improvised music. Saytek has Headlined The Zoo Project Ibiza (An accolade shared only by a few such as Luciano, Jamie Jones and Nima Gorgi). As well as relentlessly touring The UK and Europe where he has been Top of the billing at infamous parties such as: The End (R.I.P), Circo Loco, mUmU, Zombies Ate My Brain, M_nus after hours, T Bar, Zoo Project international, Victoria Works warehouse, Circus festival in Spain,Cave (belfast) and the uber-cool secret Patent Blua in Berlin.
This Year Saytek has recorded The second official live album for the Zoo Project Ibiza after his first one “Live From The Seal Pit” received rave reviews as well as being one of the most sought after CDs on sale on the white isle in 2009 .The release quickly became one of the most talked about in underground house and techno circles. With a steady flow of releases on top labels since 2001 Saytek’s singles and E.Ps have received critical acclaim, hit sales charts including Beatport and DJdownload, been played on Radio 1 & kiss 100 as well as receiving support from legends of house and techno including: Laurent Garnier, Kevin Saunderson, John Digweed, Peace Division, Carl Cox, Anja Schneider , Gabriel Anandas , Phil Kieran, Claude Von Stroke and many more international DJs.
**SAYTEK LIVE FROM THE SEAL PIT (ZOO PROJECT IBIZA RECORDINGS) OUT NOW
Just 7 min walk from Hoxton Square, or Buss 67, 149, 242, 243(5 min from Liverpool Street) to stop Laburnum Street which is right outside the russian door!