This week’s Artist of the Week is the talented Brazilian techno producer, Mandrak. Mandrak has distinguished himself as on one of the leading techno producers in the region and packing houses and taking names. With tracks constantly played by Carl Cox and Umek, besides a career that spawns for more than a decade, DJ and producer Mandraks is one of the most sought after figures of nowadays São Paulo’s electronic music scene. You can catch some his releases in labels such as Punch Underground, Different is Different Records and more!
Mandrak is currently in the running for DJ Mag’s Top 100 DJ’s, show some support and vote for him here!
Mandraks name on constant rise in the electronic scene, today is one of the most required DJs in the paulistan night life, also being invited to perform in several Brazilian states, yielding even tours on Europe.Claudio Baldi Jr., aka Mandraks (DJ and Producer of the Beat Hunters project), born in Sao Paulo, he met electronic music in 1993, soon after, still very young, began playing through the influence of his friends, DJs on that time.Over the years, went by house music, techno and acid techno, always trying to keep dancing sets and well mixed. Now more dedicated to electro-house, tech- house, minimal, techno, he receives praise wherever he plays.His Sets are full of energy and charisma, on which he shows to the public a good technique combined to his great stage presence, a winning combination in the various places he plays at.