Ian Carpenter is dj, producer, radio host of a weekly show and the driving force behind the label Trip Records.
His sound has continuously evolved during his dj career, always true to his Techno roots. He was one of the first djs that used the new possibilities in the course of the digitalization of music in a consequent and creative way. The real-time manipulation of the individual elements plays an important role in his sets.
Ian Carpenter releases a new single on September 1. “Moon Walker”, a techno track with high impact melodic nuances and an overwhelming rhythm, is Carpenter’s first record released on the Trip Records label.
Ian Carpenter AKA “Katty Smyle” is an Italian DJ and producer born in Padua in 1988. Carpenter represented Italy in the BURN Residency 2015, the world’s biggest DJ competition. He later changed his AKA into Ian Carpenter, marking a turning point in his career as a DJ and producer.
Despite being considered relatively fresh on the scene, Italian DJ and producer Ian Carpenter has amply proven his skill in the studio and behind the decks.
His fast-paced trajectory reads like a novel. While championing his own style of uncompromising and headstrong techno, he steers his career and music the way he envisions it.
On stage Ian charms techno heads with his natural ease, composure and expertise. His own studio productions have proven to be intense, addictive and downright impressive, captivating sounding labels like Trip Records and Overloud.
His curriculum vitae of credentials is simply mind blowing: An Essential Mix debut on Bpm Radio Fm, a passage at Trip Records Sets, and continuous support by Resident Advisor. The future looks bright for Ian Carpenter.