Pepo & Electriksoul
Girl Like You
Long years of work at bars and clubs, inspired by various performances of world famous DJs and producers is awaking Hristo Nikolov a.k.a. Electriksoul’s interest to the modern sound of House music. Step by step he starts collecting vinyl’s, to buy studio equipment and to connect to professional orientation trough music production. For more than 10 years Electriksoul stayed behind the decks of many famous Bulgarian clubs as Cacao Beach, Culture Beat, Chervilo, Mania. Over the time he decided to work on his own, strictly oriented to clean rhythms, deep house & tech house sound. His music sessions are full of groovy and minimalistic beats, they are based on precise technical skills and terrific behavior on stage.
In 2009 Electriksoul, along with one of the most respected names on Bulgarian music scene DJ Pepo, became co-founder and manager of the label Stolen Soul Music. The elegant sound of Stolen Soul is encoded in distinct rhythm styles of soulful, deep house & groove tech. The label releases became emblematic for the development of electronic music culture in Bulgaria for the past few years. Electriksoul’s first track made in studio with Pepo is called "Matinee" (2010). It contains a remix of Spanish producer Marcos Cruz and gets into top positions of House ranking Juno Download. His first remix he made for the famous producer Matteo Matteini to his track "The King". Electriksoul's productions are supported by names such as Marco Carola, Richie Hawtin, Dubfire, Audiofly, Dyed Soundorom; he also has released tracks for labels as Soulman and Nervine Records. His mixes have been played on air at American Proton Radio and he also has monthly residency for the radio program "Impressive Sounds" broadcasted by Radio Nova.
Just an year after the launch of Stolen Soul Music the efforts of the talented musician (not only as producer but as a manager) were crowned with indisputable progress – the label won the award of for "Best Label Bulgaria 2010 and 2011 on Bulgarian national awards - Awards.bg (wwww.awards.bg). Electriksoul gives interviews related to the success of his professional career, but also for his support to develop real House culture in Eastern Europe. Some of his interviews are reflected in the weekly magazine "GO GUIDE" and in some national radio stations. Electriksoul’s hard work in studio and behind the decks continues and his sessions are now synonym to premium sound, good music selection and unforgettable party moments.