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Johan De Kock

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Armed with a driving passion for top quality electronic music, Johan De Kock is firmly planted in the future, while tightly gripping to the gold the past had to offer, having caught one of the last buses to the "Glowstick Generation". While De Kock is most notably influenced by the Trance/Progressive sound of late 1990's, drawing inspiration from Artists like Paul Van Dyk, BT,Sasha & Digweed, Ferry Corsten, Breeder, Cass & Slide and Radio Shows by the likes of Derek "The Bandit" Richardson, Pete Tong, Judge Jules & Graham Gold. Johan believes pigeon holes are for pigeons, boxes for those who feel the need to restrict, and cages for the captured. As a producer,Johan De Kock has had releases ranging from Trance & Progressive music, to Electro, Techno, Breaks and Drum & Bass. working under various guises including: Johan de Kock, Samurai Slashed Wolf and Neway North, Diving Analogue and Jet Black Jac. Apart from his productions, Johan has held a DJ residency at Johannesburg Superclub Truth for the last 4 Years, As well as regular sets at H2O, and recent performances in Holland. Johan's music has gained support from some of the world's biggest DJ's including Armin Van Buuren (NL), Paul Oakenfold (UK), Paul Van Dyk (DE), John Askew (UK), Myon & Shane54 (HU), Ben Gold (UK),Andy Moor (UK), Judge Jules (UK), The Thrillseekers (UK), Alpha Duo (UK), Roger Shah (DE), Mike Saint Jules (US), Aurosonic (RU),Pedro Del Mar (DE),Ruben De Ronde (NL)

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