Gotshell a.k.a Alessan Main, is the great ambassador of the Colombia electronic music scene. After his first release on the legendary Techno imprint, Planet Rhythm in 2014, over 10 more releases, 12¨, came out on labels like Nachtstrom Schallplatten, Epm music and James Ruskin´s Blueprint. His Remixs on two of the most historical acid techno foundations, Synewave and Missile Records, got attentions from many of the keys djs in the scene.

Such as Carl Cox who signed him on Intec under his alias Alessan Main. Another project of Alessan Main,was collaboration with Dantiez Saunderson on Kms records, Kevins Saundersons label. With a powerful track on the Three-Part compilation, IMF10, on Marcel Fenglers label and a brand new Mord release coming out next August, its easy to say that Gotshell is on the rise. Unpredictble Rhyths, kaotic and psychadelic soundscapes describes his live sets that have brought him regulary to every part of his home country, Colombia and a succesful Europian Tours last year (2017) that ended at the Tresor Club, Berlin. Inspired by the first wave of old school techno, mixing the advanced sound of the genre and expanding deeper into even more electronic and instrumental music styles like IDM, ambient, experimental, dub, just to name some examples. Gotshell is an artist who always hopes to maintain an aesthetic and refined composition of the underground culture.

Familiarise yourself with his music and forthcoming  podcasts below, and get in touch with Gotshell for worldwide tour availabilities.

Words: Hassen Belhaj


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