Boris Brejcha (born November 26, 1981 in Ludwigshafen am Rhein, Rhineland-Palatinate) is a German DJ and record producer. He describes his music style as “High-Tech Minimal.” He uses the “joker mask” as his signature look, being inspired by the Carnival in Rio, at the times when he was performing for the first time, in Brazil.
Since then, he has been performing at clubs around the world and at some of the biggest festivals such as Tomorrowland, Timewarp and Exit festival. Boris and his friends Ann Clue and Deniz Bul founded the label “Fckng Serious” in 2015.
Victim of the Ramstein air show disaster
At age 6, he was a victim of the Ramstein air show disaster. This left him badly burnt and affected his outlook on life as a whole. He states in an interview; “this was a special incidence in my life. I was alone, I was a little boy and I was in an extreme situation”.
I was alone, I was a little boy and I was in an extreme situation”