The Russian producer blends hazy electronics and post-Soviet aesthetics into a post-industrial club sound.
Ahead of the Red Bull Music Festival in Moscow, we wanted to shine a light on a local artist whose sound reflects the local scene. Producer and DJ Vtgnike is such an artist. He’s part of the Gost Zvuk family, where he releases music that blends Russian cultural elements with juke and footwork, in an exploration of glitchy, rolling synths and slick electro. This off-kilter selector dares to challenge his listeners.