Techno's Youngest: Happa
This kid is getting a lot of attention online, 15-year-old Samir Alikhanizadeh from Leeds who now goes under the artist name Happa. i-D magazine just released this track Boss onto Sound Cloud:
Stripped down techno that reminds me a little of Wolfgang Gartner. Naturally not as accomplished as that yet, but well on the way to being perhaps. And to think I get depressed by Rihanna being one year younger than me. Let's hope he stays away from the wrong side of parties and focuses on developing his gifts.
Here's Happa's remix of Beyonce End of Time, which he made last year when he was fourteen:
And here's Happa's track Freak:
Reminds me of Flatbeat a bit, and Azzido Da Bass.
Here's Wolfgang Gartner with his incredible Killer: