Recently featured on Progrezo Records with massive world support as one of the three winners of New York' electronic duo band Home Video and the Remix Contest sponsored by FOEM and SoundCloud, the rising Argentinean talent, Lafken, has been involved with music since early days, learning to play guitar and drums as his life passion.
Mariano Mendez known as Lafken started to play guitar at age of 15, becoming the motor and music inspiration of several of his music projects actually.
Producing electronic music since around 4 years ago, Lafken is a deep searcher of high quality music with sophisticated ambiences.
His senses and imagination have no boundaries driving through cinematic landscapes and solid beats. His studies of sound engineering brings him the necessary tools to define as much as possible an authentic sound with own music concept, discovering modern sounds surrounded by large atmospheres in all of his journeys, where every single detail it deserves kind of attention.
His debut EP delights us with 4 brilliant tracks inspired in the forest and nature.
'El Bosque' delivers an environmental atmosphere, opening ourselves to liberate the mind. Sweet and subtle, it takes us to a multi dimensional journey creating kind of emotions for the spirit, worn with an elegant mid-tempo beat.
'El Abismo' takes us into a mysterious world with black and white minimal textures and surrounded by different shades of water drops, it reveals a magic place that leads to heavenly choirs hypnotizing our head on movement.
'La Cienaga' takes us through a fascinating world by its solid bass lines and trippy melodies, climbing between different frequencies from the nature as kind of splendor.
'Viaje Al Mar' shows Laken' more techy-house side, groovy and dynamic, it delivers a cutting-edge mental stay with twisted percussions, overwhelming beats and spacious environment, it brings several mental and emotional planes.
Large atmospheres influenced by nature, solid beats and dynamic bass lines, make this remarkable EP a fundamental piece in DJ sets with sufficient bonus stars with conceptual class and attitude to generate multi-dimensional environments to the crowd.
From classy electronica beats to subtle minimal textures with sophisticated techno and tech house ambiences, Lafken delivers a stomped EP aimed straight to high class dance-floors world over to watch !!
because from the forest...