Berlin DJ and producer
Alex Ridha, better known as BOYS NOIZE, made his DJ
debut at the age of 15, taking a teenager ́s love of house and techno to a global
scale. He established himself as one of th
e world's preeminent wizards behind the
decks, having been anointed one of the "Top 10 DJ's Who Rule The World" by
Rolling Stone, elected “Best Electronic Act” by Beatport 3 years in a row, and lauded
by virtually every dance authority.
He ́s rocked the wor
ld's biggest stages, lit up
Coachella three times, stormed Lollapalooza, and headlined festivals and clubs on
from Berlin techno temple Berghain to Fuji Rock in Japan and Bon
Iver’s Eaux Claires Festival in the woods of Wisconsin. All on
his own terms.
As an artist and producer, BOYS NOIZE has created a sound that is peerless,
uncompromising, and enduring
respected in the scene, banging from underground
to mainstream, his work flies in the face of convention at every turn. He’s remixed
David Lynch and Nine Inch Nails, collaborated with ASAP
Rocky, Snoop Dogg, Jarvis Cocker and Chance The Rapper, worked on Mark
Ronson’s “Uptown Special” as well as the soundtrack and theme song for Oliver
Stone’s film „
founded similarly diverse group projects such as DOG
BLOOD w/ Skrillex and OCTAVE MINDS w/
genius pianist Chilly Gonzales.
Following the immediately sold out OFF White x BOYS NOIZE fashion collection,
Ridha has recently collaborated with icon Virgil Abloh
once again for their ORVNGE
EP, Abloh ́s first ever music release, and released one of this summer ́s biggest
„Reaktor“ under a new moniker ELAX.
Ridha is also running his own label, Boysnoize Records (BNR).
Originally started to
retain his full artis
tic freedom and in order to release his own music under BOYS
NOIZE, BNR became a home for multidirectional quality electronic music, having
formed a league of its own whilst escaping any ill
fitting genre pigeonholes. The
conformist DIY a
narchist collective" (Dazed & Confused) count
close to 200 releases including SCNTST, up & coming RAITO, Cardopusher,
Djedjotronic, NAEEM, Jensen Interceptor, Dave Clarke as well as BOYS NOIZE ́s full
length debut "Oi Oi Oi“, studio albums „Power“, „Out Of
The Black“, "MAYDAY“ and
sessions series „Strictly Raw“ Vol1. and 2.