Art & Culture

DJ and producer Gabbi Lopez is a resident at Cafe 1001 in Brick Lane and has played alongside some impressive names in the past including Jimpster, Derrick May, joey Beltram, Francois K, Terry Francis, Felix da Housecat, Eddie richards, Dave angel and Metro Area.

His style is stripped down techno, minimal and deep house. Funk-edged and dubby, you can’t help but nod your head and tap you foot when he’s on the decks.

Venues you may have seen him at include Pacha Ministry of Sound, The Edge, The Key, Egg, AKA, 93 Feet East, Public Life, 54, Neighbourhood, Subterrania and SE1. He also has regular sets all over Europe in Portugal, Italy, Poland,Germany, Spain and France.


Krzysztof Kozber ,aka KOZBER, dj and producer originates from Bydgoszcz (Poland), but is now living in London.
His love of music started at a young age when he studied the cello and piano. As Sirius got older , he felt in love with Electronic music and in 1997 he started his dj career. His first residency was at a club called Gong , a minimal techno night. Due to his studies Sirius had to move to Poznan ,where he started to play in various local clubs including Esculap (Tresor Polish Edition) and Zez club. When he finished his studies , Sirius moved to Krakow and started playing breakbeat as well as techno , in order to make himself a more rounded dj. He secured residencies in Roentgen and Ministerstwo and really started to build a reputation for himself , inviting other djs to his nights and securing other gigs all over Poland.


Steve Longwill has been collecting vinyl and playing music for over ten years now and recently started producing his own tracks. With a general love of all quality music he has spun everything from drum and bass, breaks, roots, reggae, hip hop, electronica through to his current love of minimal techno/house. Whatever style he shares he always exhibits his smooth mixing skills and his good ear for music back to his crowd. Check out Derivative is latest tune on Kismet records.


M.A.N.K is a UK based deep / tech-house and DJ. If you venture out in London on a crazy Saturday night you will find him immersed in the East London party scene.
He plays regularly at Caf 1001, The Russian as well as various venues around London from the bars of Brick lane and Camden to Farringdon and Kings Cross with a crisp style that will keep any dance floor rocking till the wee hours with deep groovy bass lines.


Alex Vieiras musical career and recognition has all been made by playing his sounds around the globe. Kismets head honcho Rui Da Silva himself took him under his wing and Alex is currently releasing his work on Kismet as well as head managing the label.