This DJ is one of America's leading ambassadors of Detroit Techno and Techno Bass. As a soldier for the Detroit Techno Militia, this powerhouse DJ has been spreading the gospel of Techno throughout the world for the past three decades. With lightning fast mixing skills and exceptionally technical scratches and juggles, Seoul brings an energy to the dancefloor that is rarely seen. As a producer, his work on the Detroit Techno Militia record label and his remixes for international labels have garnered him worldwide acclaim. DJ Seoul gives the crowd one hundred percent every time he performs. This energy is clearly visible and reciprocated by the audience.
If a citizen of Detroit could be considered an asset, then DJ Seoul would be one of the most beloved. By representing his hometown globally and by playing Detroit Music, Seoul continues to carry the torch that was handed to him by the greats that came before him. Playing music from Electro, Techno and Acid, to House, Soul and Rare Groove, this trend-setting performer has become known for his style of bringing a Hip-Hop Turntablist flair to his mixing and scratching DJ sets regardless of genre.
Before he was a full-time DJ, Seoul spent many years in the music industry. Raised on the East side of Detroit, he began his musical career at a young age through various counterculture sounds and movements. His formal training began in 1985 with percussion and continues today with both traditional and electronic instruments. Coming from a very diverse musical and cultural background, Seoul cites many different personal influences including Jeff Mills as The Wizard, Terrence Parker, Dave Clarke and Underground Resistance.
In 1996, he co-founded the Bang Tech 12 management company with Greg Montgomery aka. DJ Eclipse. Bang Tech 12 has represented many acts over the years that have gone on to influence the world, including Magda, DJ Minx, Jerry The Cat, DJ Psycho and Jacq. Bang Tech 12 has grown, and continues today as a leader in the industry with members that cover the entire globe.
In addition to a twenty plus year DJ career that has taken him across the world, DJ Seoul writes and produces electronic music with great attention to detail. Now with over 30 releases on vinyl, CD and digital, His music can be found anywhere good music is sold. He has been featured on Television and Radio worldwide including FOX 2 News: Detroit, ABC's "The List" and Dave Clarke’s White Noise Radio on 3VOOR12 as well as countless radio stations across the United States. One can find DJ Seoul's production work worldwide on the Detroit Techno Militia, RobotMachine Records, Cratesavers International, Hidden Recordings, 6ONE6, Cubek, Voxnox, Coma, Alien Force, Detroit Threads Records, Detox Recordings, Division X, Subdivizion, Moehouse Records and Drugaci Exhibitions record labels, as well as his own label; Bang Tech 12
Rapid Transit – Detroit Threads Recordings Track Title: Rapid Transit
DTM004 - Detroit Techno Militia.
Track Title: Electrified Planet
2025 - Drugaci Exhibitions.
Track Titles: 2025, Cetacea, Preflight
Key to the City - Finn Audio
Track Title: Key to the City
Airfare - Alien Force (with Aaron Litschke)
Track Titles: Bobcat, Cruising Altitude, First Ave, Next, Ping and W 26th Street
Future Force - Coma Records (W T.Linder)
Track Titles Future Force, B11, Enola Gay
Stage 12 - Coded Records
Track Title: Stage 12
Inside Out - SubDivision
Track Titles: Water Always Wins, About Face
All Numbers - Rebel Code
Track Titles: Slipping Away, Solar Winds
Deepak Sharma & Dieter Krause – Great Lawn (DJ Seoul Remix) – Hidden Recordings
Plain White Rapper – Android (DJ Seoul Remix) – Division X Records
Lester Fitzpatrick - Glo (DJ Seoul Electro Remix) - Drugaci Exhibitions
Hansollo – Phenom (DJ Seoul Remix) – Drugaci Exhibitions
Asher Perkins - Evasion (DJ Seoul Remix)
Laser Wolves - I Like That (DJ Seoul Remix)
G.Major - Mars (DJ Seoul Remix)
Biblical Proportions - Compression Squeeze (DJ Seoul Electro Mix)
Mr 3p - Goodfellas (DJ Seoul Remix)
Flash: A Tribute to Aaron Carl 2xCD – Track Title: Little More – 6one6
Bang Tech 12 Artist Compilation 2011 - Track Title: Little More - Bang Tech 12
Bang Tech 12 Artist Compilation 2010 - Track Title: By Any Means- Bang Tech 12
Bang Tech 12 Artist Compilation 2009 - Track Title: Chop Shop Hop - Bang Tech 12
This is just the start. Here is where we showcase him. If you really want to connect with him, find him in the following links and send him a message.
Full video recording of the set at Movement Detroit.
Watch This if you want to see how much energy he puts into his sets.
filmed live at the Evel Olive in Chicago