Andreas started playing music late 90's and since then played at the biggest festivals and clubs around the globe. In 2007 he joined the Klopfgeist label and released a number of tracks. 'The Big Hangover' for example, gained lots of support by artists like Richie Hawtin, Magda and Troy Pierce. In 2012 Andreas launched Moral Fiber, a record label 'for the love of electronic music'.
What's there to know?
Artist name: Andreas Bergmann / Not Him
Real name: Andreas
Year of birth: 1978
Sound: Techy, yet deep.
Andreas played at some of the biggest festivals and clubs around the world.
Best gig experience:
"A club night in Turkey. The people were so kind and grateful."
Best Paradigm gig:
The first Sunday Afternoon Collective.
"Visiting party's so I am able to see what kind of music really does something to the audience. And I also listen to a lot of new stuff coming out."
Favourite dj set-up:
2 x Pioneer Nexus cd players , 2 x Technics Sl1210, Xone:92 mixer. "And a good monitor speaker on my right side."
You can wake me up at night for:
Nobody knows about...:
"That just for a short time, I also produced with hardware.
I love to...:
"Cook. I can honestly say that it's almost as important to me as music. I can put all my energy and creativity in both music and food."
First memory of and/or contact with music:
"The first 6" single I got, Duran Duran's "Wild Boys", for Christmas 1984."
Early 2012 Andreas launched record label Moral Fiber, a record label 'for the love of electronic music'. Moral Fiber and her artists will continue to create something meaningful for electronic music enthusiasts.
Get to know Andreas a little better
What, to you, describes that typical Paradigm 'thing' or feeling?
The Paradigm 'vibe' is unique. Each party is different, not just the music, but also the visuals and artwork in the club. And the Paradigm audience is great! Very grateful and full of energy.
What is your favourite place in or around the Paradigm location?
The dj booth inside the Paradigm club but also the one on the MainStage at Paradigm Festival. That was great!
What's the other thing that gives you the same kick of a packed club with people blowing their minds to your music?
What do you hope people experience when listening and dancing to your music?
I hope they feel the same as I do at that moment. As a dj I really try to put everything, from the time I have to play records to the atmosphere and ambiance, together.
06-02-2015 21Solo, 21, Leeuwarden (NL)
05-03-2016 21, Leeuwarden (NL)
23-04-2016 Moral Fiber showcase, 21, Leeuwarden (NL)
14-05-2015 Loodsrave Festival, Groningen (NL)
10-06-2016 Oerol, Braskoer, Terschelling (NL)
11-06-2016 Oerol, Braskoer, Terschelling (NL)