KodinSunday, July 1, 2012 / Outlook
Sound, graphic and web designer from Croatia, Dinko Filipović also known as Kodin, is one of the Croatian drum&bass producers and DJs who`s tracks have been found in mixes of some domestic and foreign DJs. Presented to the general public as a member of JabbaTon from Zagreb and LED collective from Karlovac. Kodin released first Croatian drum&bass vinyl on Ascenzion Records from UK in the year 2007. He`s most recent release is a remix of “Binary” from British producer Diode on Ammunition Recordings. Forthcoming tracks are soon to be released on Close2Death and Mindtech Recordings. He also produced “Right On” EP on Subculture Music. In 2010.he collaborates with underground artist and vocalist Diyala and produces two tracks “Manwhore” and “Can`t Make Me.” Kodin is also a member of industrial band Mass Hypnosis from Zagreb, doing production and samples.
Born in 1985, 1998 begins to take interest in production and thus began experimenting with various software and gets deeper into electronic music, he initially experimented mainly with hip-hop, trip-hop and tech house. Currently the focus of production sheds in different genres, but mainly on the drum & bass, which he endorses in a different way than other musical styles due to the massive energy and the possibility of experimenting with sound up to unimaginable limits.
Kodin performed at various festivals and events throughout Croatia: JabbaTon, LokalnaElectroničkaDefenziva (LED), DNB Sessions, Fall Fest, Terraneo Festival, Seasplash Festival, Dirty Old Festival (DOF), Tabor Film Festival, Illectric Funk Festival, Confusion, Pistolero, Moving, OFFTV, DirtyBeatz , Urban Fest Osijek (UFO), Brucošijada FER, Samodajedramenbejs, Clubture Forum, Drama, BeatSvega, pLEDsnjak, KSET, Aquarius, Boogaloo, Medika, Tvornica, Jedinstvo, VuBass, Glechudesa, etc.
Some of the producers and DJs, which served as inspiration: David Holmes, Amon Tobin, Ed Rush, Optical, Noisia, Phace, Black Sun Empire, Andy C, Jade, Cause 4 Concern, Roni Size, Big Bud, Atmospheric, Misanthrop, Optiv, Break, Audio, Axiom, Catacomb, Mindscape, Forward, Ram Trilogy, Zinc, Calyx, Sub Focus, LTJ Bukem, Tech Itch, Aphrodite, Rregula, Dementia, Mefjus, Matrix &Futurebound, Gridlok, Pendulum (only till 2007), Corrupt Souls, The Upbeats, Dillinja, Total Science, Grooverider, Alix Perez, Marky, Spor, Friction, Prolix, Billain, Adam F, Teebee, Apex, Calibre, Chase & Status, EZ Rollers, DJ Hype, Kemistry& Storm, Konflict, High Contrast, Icicle, Chook, Drumsound&Bassline Smith, Eye-D, Dieselboy, Photek, Bad Company, J Majik …