Thursday 6 October 2016Book Weston & Engine
Weston & Engine (WE) are an electronic music duo from Johannesburg, South Africa.
"It is a little known fact that the brain waves of two musicians synchronize when they are performing in harmony. This is never more prevalent than in the soundscape created by this inspirational duo. A musical entity founded on respect for each other's individual influences and tastes in sound, Weston & Engine have earned their place as respected artists in the industry. Having several records signed to labels such as Chocolat Records and Whoyostro, the pair have seen themselves become pioneers in their ethereal Deep Tech sound. The duo have also achieved the accolade of performing on some of South Africa's most established dance floors including And, Truth and the It's Personal Picnic Festival amongst others."
A diverse combination of talent , skill and hard work has brought these two inspired musicians together. Formulated at Organic Audio Johannesburg, the duo have found new life and respect in each other with their respective influences and tastes in sound. The sound can be described as Deep Progressive Techno blended with a combination of rolling deep grooves, melodies and powerful basslines .
Their inspiration comes from a broad base of genres - Jazz, Reggae, The Blues, Classical, Trip Hop, Hip Hop, Garage, House Music, Techno, Minimal and Progressive House.
In the time WE have been given, WE have gained the respect and support from artists all over South Africa and the rest of the world.
International support from artists such as;
Kris Davis (U.K), Just Her (U.K), Tiger Stripes (SWE), Djuma Soundsystem (NOR), Bas Amro (NED), Ben Rau (Germany), Quintin Christian (U.K), Renato Rodriguez (GER), Renato (DE), Himbrecht(GER).
Local support from;
Crazy White Boy, Kyle Watson, Behr, Liquideep, The LazarusMan, Pimp Squad, Floyd Lavine, Mike Kelly, Brad S, MidnightMachiine & Shel0 to name a select few.
Festivals, Events & Venue:
Truth Nightclub, H2O, Octopia, It’s Personal Picnic, Sunday Funk, Ki Ti House Keepers, Natural Groove, Alt, OPEN AIR, Earth Dance, Bullion Bar - CPT, Side Show - CPT, Absolute - DBN, Berg In The Burg, Carfax, Inner City Outer Space, Arcade Empire, Seduction & The Sands Sandton.
Radio Station Appearances:
5fm Live To The Power of 5, Ibiza Live Radio, 2 Oceans Vibe Radio (Cape Town), Vow fm, Ujfm & Plate Recordings.
Pulse Radio: http://pulseradio.net/artists/weston-engine