Charlotte de Witte Tells Us Why She Can’t Wait to Play America

Charlotte de Witte

Charlotte de Witte’s star is on the rise.

Originally starting out as an electro DJ about eight years ago in her native Belgium, she steered her sound in the direction of techno about four years ago. The result is a dark, moody, driving and often melancholy sound that’s tense and cannot be denied in either a club or festival setting.

Her meteoric evolution as a producer has been something to truly marvel, with her discography boasting phenomenal releases on labels such as NovaMute, Suara, Sleaze and Turbo Recordings.

We checked in with the globetrotting Belgian techno upstart about her debut US tour and recent musical output.

Charlotte de Witte plays Gravity in Houston on March 1; CRSSD Festival in San Diego on March 3; Flash in Washington, D.C. on March 8; Bijou Nightclub & Lounge in Boston on March 9; and Elsewhere in Brooklyn on March 10. Continue Reading