SAKRO / Mexico
Sakro is a DJ and producer who represents the new wave Mexican house, his home country. He draws from his house influences, jazz, soul and hip-hop through the currents of the cities of Detroit and Chicago. His productions have been honored as much in digital as on vinyl, on labels such as Karlovak, La Vie En Rose, Housewax, Fathers and Sons, Amam, Lake Placid, Houseworx, Street Knowledge, and now is starting Bon Vivant, his own imprint with his mate the parisian talent Andrade.
Sakro has collaborated with artists such as Julian Perez, Andrade, Jaffa Surfa, S3A, Marc Cotterell, Max Jacobson, Sierra Sam, Marcus Vector, Dirty Culture, Brandub; and has seen his compositions be played by big names, from Ricardo Villalobos, Raresh, Dorian Paic, Thomas Melchior, Richie Hawtin, Hold Youth, Dan Ghenacia, Dyed Soundorom, Dewalta, Mike Shannon, Ekkohaus, Ray Okpara to ZIP – co-founder of Perlon Recordings label – who included his production ‘Jazz in the Forest’ in his latest FABRIC 67 compilation. His talent led him to perform at a Boiler Room in Mexico City in 2014, and talent, well Sakro has a lot more where that came from.