– Rolf Saxer is from Zurich Switzerland. He played his Live Solo Debut in August 2015 at the infamous Lethargy Festival in Zürich – often referred to...Read Biography
Rolf Saxer is from Zurich Switzerland. He played his Live Solo Debut in August 2015 at the infamous Lethargy Festival in Zürich – often referred to as Switzerland’s own Little Fusion Festival. His hardware only Set features a broad variety of soulful and sample-driven House with references to Dub, Techno and a little bit of Synthpop.
Rolf founded his own Label "Hardau Records" in ’15 at the same time started DJing and playing live under his real name. The Debut Track “Dust” caused excitement in Zurichs DJ Scene and was featured on Grüter & Bürgin at SRF Virus as well as on the Independent Radio Station GDS.FM. Previously Rolf DJ’d under the alias MTDF in all relevant Clubs in Zurich. He also plays in Germany and is a regular in Hamburg’s world-famous Golden Pudel Club, where he can act out his fondness for hypnotic and polyrhythmic tracks.
As a live Musician he gained quite some underground credibility with his Electro-Pop Band “Saalschutz”. In this formation he played 400+ concerts all over Europe in the last 15 years – in small Squats, mid-sized Clubs and at big Festivals like Melt, Chiemsee Summer, Sonne Mond Sterne.
Being a true ambassador of variety and being interested in different aspects of music - intellectually and aesthetically - his musical projects differ a lot from each other. No wonder there's always a moment of surprise to his Live or DJ-Sets.