Albert is a Italian talent who left the country with a very young age to improve and discover better the underground scene first in London (2009-2013) and then Berlin (2013-now days).
Albert develops quickly and He's full of energies regarding music.
Alberto Pretto aka Albert Ess approached in the underground music scene since the age of 12 when the main sound was techno , detroit , minimal . Immediately felt in love when he first hold a record in his own hands and still one of his main passion is collecting them.
That was a time where Albert starts to collaborate for many organizations in north of Italy (Metempsicosi, synthesy club , sonar , boom boom).
The first gig for Albert happens at 16 years old in a local disco bar of his home town with some friends and is right there where Albert met Stephan Krus , good friend and surely partner in their project coming next (Smug) . In 2008 the friendship with Kris kolle pushes Albert to begin also projects in a studio .
2009 it's a crucial year for Albert . He decided to move to London .
So many things effected his sound , ideas and point of view on music.
Definitely this moving helped so much to expand his music exeperience therefore Albert played in clubs such (T-bar , Dalstone Superstore) and also at the London street parade and some warehouse parties.
In 2009/2010 Albert runs also a digital web radio show for " DI.Fm New York.
2012 brings up his first own project called " RUBIK " in collaboration with some friends after the season 2011 in Ibiza.
In 2013 was time for a new challenge for him. New place and new life full of challenges , that's Berlin. This city has been the most inspirational one for Albert in the last years and also where getting closer to underground scene. Here Albert starts to make some records regularly and to play out in Places such As Weekend Club, Club Der Visionaire, KIng Size .
In 2015 along a good friend, Lorenzo Panico Albert relaunches the successful party previously started in London and now days in Berlin called THE BIG VINYL CIRCUS.This only vinyl concept is definitely a big step and also a way to express new talents who really care about music and love for vinyls.
Albert again with Lorenzo started a new production project called KINA, where the main sound is techno and further to new releases.
Selected discography Albert Ess
Coming out soon ... Vinyl only