Paris born Shlømo is currently one of the new figures of French techno scene. He discovers this scene in 2005 with electronica and IDM music, being influenced by Warp, Aphex Twin and Boards of Canada.
A few years later, he comes accross warehouse techno parties inspired by Sandwell District, his enthusiasm bringing him to buy his first machines to start producing.
In 2013, he creates Taapion Records with AWB and PVNV and releases his first EP : The Harvest, which was very well received by the audience.
His music is at the crossroad of techno, electronica and original movie soundtracks. Bit by bit, he is playlisted by big names and remixed grounded figures as Norman Nodge, Inigo Kennedy, Donato Dozzy and the French artists Bambounou, Antigone. It has been now Four years that this gifted producer dedicates himself to live production, such as the one he presented in 2015 at the ADE (where he played alongside artists from PoleGroup, Modularz and Wolfskuil), Berghain or at the Exit and Weather Festival.
He signed a remix with Antigone for AWB (on his own label Taapion), released his Rechaïm remixed EP from Bambounou, Donato Dozzy, Kennedy Smith and himself on Bright Sounds.


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Festival Forte by Beatport

Beatport has released a compilation featuring artists that will play at Festival Forte 2018. A glimpse of what to expect during four days of sonic acts in the Castle of Montemor-o-Velho, Portugal.


Festival Forte | Un vistazo al futuro dentro de las paredes de un castillo medieval

El Festival Forte es una experiencia dedicada a la música electrónica completamente única que nace de la combinación del talento artistas innovadores y nuevas propuestas visuales


There’s a techno rave in a castle happening this summer

Ever wondered what seeing Helena Hauff is like in a venue that’s 10 centuries old? Festival Forte will see Helena Hauff, Surgeon and Donato Dozzy come to the castle of Montemor-o-Velho, a small town near the west coast of Portugal this August.


Portugal – La valeur sûre du Forte Festival

Sous le soleil de la commune portugaise de Montemor-o-Velho se tiendra du 30 août au 2 septembre prochain le Festival Forte : une parenthèse aux grands festivals dans l’enceinte d’une forteresse datant du Moyen-Âge.


Há quem venha do Japão de propósito para este festival de música

Já ouviram falar no Festival Forte, em Montemor-o-Velho? Talvez não, já que cerca de 75% do público é estrangeiro. Mas como é que vão ficar em casa se o melhor da música electrónica chega ao Centro no final de Agosto?


Festival Forte announces some of the most forward thinking acts

Festival Forte just announced the second wave of acts (final line up) that will be performing at its 5th edition from August 30th to September 2nd, 2018. Make sure to be part of this unique experience at Montemor-O-Velho Castle.

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Montemor-o-Velho: Festival Forte anuncia mais artistas

Um espectáculo exclusivo, mais de 30 artistas e um castelo medieval são a combinação perfeita para a “melhor edição de sempre” do Festival Forte, que decorrerá de 30 de Agosto a 02 de Setembro, em Montemor-o-Velho.

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Festival Forte 2018 second wave of artists

There are no words enough to describe the importance of Carsten Nicolai aka Alva Noto in the electronic music scene. Co-founder of the much respected Raster Noton label together with Olaf Bender aka Byetone and Frank Bretschneider, he is the pure example of how science can combine with art through audiovisual language.

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Nuevas confirmaciones para la 5° edición de Festival Forte

El portugués Festival Forte ha añadido nuevos nombres a su line up, es su segundo avance y en el sigue apostando por el techno mas puro y los sonidos más experimentales


Alva Noto e Planetary Assault Systems no Festival Forte

O Festival Forte está de regresso ao castelo de Montemor-o-Velho para a sua 5.ª edição. O evento dedicado ao melhor da música eletrónica e de dança anunciou esta semana mais um apanhado de nomes, com Alva Noto em posição cimeira nesta segunda vaga de confirmações

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Festival Forte annouces second phase of the lineup

The charismatic Festival Forte will return this summer to Montemor-o-Velho, right in the heartland of Portugal!
The Festival Forte takes you back in time, filling the athmosphere with the magic of the synthesised and techno sounds, while you enjoy the magnificent cenario of an old portuguese castle.


Festival Forte presents second wave of the lineup

The summer Festival Forte has revealed the second wave of the lineup, set to take place inside the walls of the Portuguese castle Montemor-o-Velho, between 30th of August until September 2nd.


Festival Forte announced new additions to its 2018 edition

Festival Forte is moving on to its 5th edition running from August 30 to September 2, 2018 in the Castle of Montemor-o-Velho, Portugal.
A new culture has been created, formed by a special audience that is dedicated and interested in the innovative proposals that the festival has to offer and which extend throughout the town of Montemor-o-Velho, the Castle, with the stage and the generative garden, the Camping site and the Esther de Carvalho Theater.