David Hasert is a widely respected artist, live performer, and musician. Regarded highly as a key figure in the music scene of Cologne, he is the face of the nightclub Reineke Fuchs. He is responsible for the clubs continuing unique success. He has developed the club into a cultural hotspot, DJ’s the world over desire to play. David is the founder of the hugely successful LIKE Records. A record label which has always sought to break new boundaries and cross genres in music.
David Hasert was exposed to an eclectic range of music from an early age. His early influences came from a wide variety of differing musical influences. His first foray into the music world consisted of playing instruments in various bands. Early success came with the post-punk/electro band MALK, which quickly developed into a Myspace phenomenon. MALK went on to have major label success on various labels including, Motor Music.
David carried this early success with him when developing his electronic music project. Seminal releases have appeared on Stil vor Talent, Wolf and Lamb, Beats In Space, DFA, Katermukke, Underyourskin, and Kompakt Records. ‘The Answer’ on Dantze has achieved 1.5 million streams worldwide, ‘Break Silent’ on Get Physical and ‘Ah OH Uh’ on Ritter Butzke Records are sitting at 500K+ streams and growing. Add into the mix his project DAMH (with Ada) success and it’s clear that he has made a lasting impact. His 2013 album ‘Smalltown Boy’ on Carioca Music was critically acclaimed and his body of work has led to him touring all over the world. His 2015 USA tour culminated with him being invited to play at the legendary Burning Man Festival.
As a DJ and Live act David Hasert is renowned for delivering a unique experience. Not constrained by genre, he innately aims to create a soulful, dreamy experience, yet, full of vibrant energy. It’s this unique style that continues to bring him huge success as a DJ and a live performer.