Dan McKinley (NL)
Dan McKinley is a Dutch techno and tech house DJ who has been making waves in the electronic dance music scene for almost two decades. Born and raised in Kerkrade (The Netherlands), DAN MCKINLEY was exposed to a wide range of music at a young age and developed a passion for electronic music, like Techno and Tech House in his teenage years. He honed his skills as a DJ and producer, playing at local clubs and producing his own tracks.
In his early 20s, MCKINLEY gained recognition for his unique sound, which blended elements of techno, tech house, and minimal. His sets were characterized by driving beats, atmospheric soundscapes, and infectious grooves that had audiences dancing all night long. He quickly became one of the DJs on the club circuit, playing at nightclubs and events across The Netherlands. He had the opportunity to meet both national and international DJs and producers that inspired him to further develop his signature style.
In the years that followed, MCKINLEY continued to push the boundaries of techno and tech house, incorporating new elements into his sound and experimenting with new production techniques. He released several highly-acclaimed EPs and collaborated with a number of other DJs and producers, further establishing himself as a voice in the genre. In 2010, he co-founded the label Kynatix with his friend Niccolò Vencedor to release his own music and that of other talented artists.