Kevin de Vries
Afterlife / Cocoon / Drumcode
Location: Berlin, Germany
Kevin de Vries is a young and upcoming producer based in Berlin, Germany. Showing his very own trance-inspired techno sound in his very first EP called “A Journey Through Life“, released on Complexed Records in 2015, he gained the support from some of the biggest players in the industry, with names like Adam Beyer , Richie Hawtin and many more supporting him.
Starting with his track “Eternity“, which was released on Adam Beyer ’s renowned Drumcode label, then “Time Traveller“, being one of the most played tracks by, none other than Sven Väth that season, 2016 deemed to be an extremely successful year for him. To top it all off, he was signed to the well-known agency, Blakksheep, where he joined the roster alongside SamPaganini, Johannes Heil, Sasha Carassi and many others.
In 2017, Kevin started to play many international shows, not only at festivals like Extrema Outdoor, Nature One and Winterworld but he also played in world-renowned clubs such as Watergate, Borderline, Gewölbe, Studio Club, Melkweg and Sisyphos, to name a few. Dutch legend, Secret Cinema, did a remix of his one of his more recent EP “Infinity“ released on Unrilis, and he later collaborated with Suara’s Coyu, and together they released “Sun & Sand”, all in all Kevin’s future looks extremely promising.
His latest EP “Cataract” with Weska on Odd Recordings was supported by many big names from Adam Beyer to Pan-Pot , and joined the Beatport Top 20 a few weeks after this release, where he currently still sits comfortably in the Beatport Top 100.
In February 2018, Kevin was featured on one of the most respected Mix-CD’s out there, the Italian masters, Tale of Us, included his track “Path To Immortality” in their Fabric 97 mix and continued to show their support after Kevin’s tracks became a regular part of their sets. In June his Track „Mágoa“ got released via Afterlife and was played over the festival season.
For the End of 2018 we can expect a new EP on Sven Väth’s legendary Label Cocoon.