Dilby is a Berlin-based DJ from New Zealand
Dilby is taking the House Music world by storm with his unique Deep and Tech sound. His original productions and remixes regularly feature in the Top 100 charts on Beatport his recent hit Tears was #12 on the coveted Deep House Chart and #61 on the store’s Overall Chart. This has already been followed up by a string of chart climbing singles in 2015. As well as gaining chart success, Dilby’s music is regularly charted and played by top DJ’s ranging from legends like Danny Tenaglia and DJ Sneak to modern frontrunners like Maceo Plex, Claptone and Hot Since 82. You can find him on a selection of amazing record labels including Mother Recordings, Bondage Music, Glasgow Underground, Toolroom and more.
Dilby’s creative passion for electronic music keeps him busy in the studio. His tunes champion a signature groove and attention to detail that sets them apart from the crowd. His music is crafted from a classic house and techno pallet but presented with a fresh, modern and individual aesthetic. They are full of rich musical influences, from dub to progressive rock, ambient and tribal rhythms, but rest assured, they’re aimed squarely at the dance floor.
New Zealand born, Dilby lives and breathes house music. From a young age Dilby has been obsessed with hunting and collecting music and has always been passionate about sharing these treasures with others. This is evident in his DJ sets which span genres and create an infectious and hypnotic groove on the dance floor.
Dilby was first introduced to underground electronic music through the rave scene of the 90’s. His excitement and passion for everything house grew until he began DJing in early 2001. Since then he has not looked back and continues to grow and evolve his sound and skills on the decks. Dilby has played the best clubs and festivals all over New Zealand including and has shared the stage with the many of the world’s top DJ’s along his journey.
After making the move to Berlin in 2012 he quickly rose through the ranks to become a regular favorite in the house and techno mecca’s top clubs. Now you can catch him entertaining crowds across Europe where his sets have are very well received in many of the top clubs as well as festivals such as Off Sonar and ADE.