Artist: Aida Arko
Recorded on: 27 August 2021
Aida Arko is an Electronic Music Producer, DJ, Label Owner and Resident at ‘Grelle Forelle' Austria, one of the most demanding clubs in Europe. She has gained huge international recognition thriving from Vienna with her latest releases, which include a rm x to the iconic track ‘Ghost Stories' from Rebekah, a powerful debut EP on Suara, plus releases on the mighty Soma, Elements and Meat Recordings.
She established her sound signature as a new wave of hard edge driving techno with a seemingly unusual drone attraction, leaning on a dark percussive industrial tribalesque groove that grinds its way through the airiness of experimental soundscapes.
Having grown up in Iran in the 1990s, Aida was influenced by the Persian underground scene, as well as the wealth of cultural and musical heritage of her home country.
As a former biology student, she left the academy in pursuit of her real passion: Performance and music. Therefore she left the country in search of her teenage dreams, starting off working with a circus in Dubai and from there touring and traveling globally with a number of teams, performers, and infamous circus shows for
2017, after a life changing journey around the globe, she found her base in Austria and turned her years of artistry experience, focusing solely on music. 2018, she started organizing her own events, promoting, djing, and hosting floors at the most respected clubs in Vienna, while at the same time touring and working countless hours in the studio, unfolding her own sound.