/// Resident Advisor
Seclusion (Label Boss) / Soma / Symbolism / Modularz
Marseille based producer, Damien Lapéna once known as The Plant Worker launched his Elyas project on Developer’s Modularz and Olympian in 2013.
He has since played in prestigious places in Europe such as Tresor, Berghain, Corsica Studio, Cassette Club, as well as in New York.
In these events he shared the line-up with artists like Function, Pfirter, Developer and Grindvik.
He has released over 30 vinyl with different projects and collaborated with artists such as: Jerome Sydenham, Perc, Dustin Zahn, Orlando Voorn and many more.
After a musical break, 2021 saw the new project Elyas arrive on legendary Soma records and on Ben Sims’ imprint Symbolism.
He also launch his new label Seclusion in early 2021 that already has seen some notable Detroit artists like Mark Flash,HLX1, BlakTony and Alan Oldham aka DJ T1000, as well as artists from the current techno scene like: Samuel L Session, Edit Select and Developer.