In the vast expanse of the desert, where ancient traditions meet modern rhythms, a new wave of electronic music is capturing the imagination of audiences around the world. Desert Techno, also known as Organic Oriental Tech, blends the mystique of the desert with pulsating beats and hypnotic melodies, creating a fusion that transcends borders and captivates listeners globally.

At the forefront of this musical movement are talented DJs and producers who have shaped the industry and propelled Desert Techno to new heights. Names like NOAM GARCIA, DIEGO GALASSO, MIKHIL CATAN, MICHAEL SIMON, and JOVOJ have emerged as key figures in the genre, infusing their music with the essence of the desert and the allure of the orient. Their innovative sounds and distinctive style have garnered international acclaim, solidifying their place as trailblazers in the industry.

Record labels such as Camel VIP Record Label, Tibetania, I am Boho and Cafe De Anatolia have also played a crucial role in shaping the global appeal of Desert Techno, providing a platform for artists to showcase their talent and reach a wider audience. Through their dedication to promoting diverse and eclectic music, these labels have contributed to the rise of Desert Techno as a prominent genre in the electronic music scene.

In South Africa, the enchanting sounds of Desert Techno have found a home on the airwaves of, where resident DJs and show hosts AURIS and NEMETON bring their distinctive mix of Desert Tech flavor to listeners in Cape Town and beyond. Their weekly show serves as a platform for showcasing the best in Desert Techno music, blending traditional influences with contemporary beats to create an immersive and captivating listening experience.

Auris and Nemeton are both deeply immersed in the world of underground dance music, characterized by its distinctive sound and flavor often found at sandy desert festivals like Afrika Burn.
Auris made her debut at the Timeless Festival in April 2024, showcasing her “Progressive Organic Desert Tech Set” for the first time to festival attendees. Her performance was a captivating sonic voyage, infusing the dance floor with a sense of innovation and freshness that promised to make waves in the dance scene.

As Desert Techno continues to trend globally, its unique fusion of cultural influences and electronic innovation is reshaping the landscape of electronic music. The enigmatic sounds of Desert Techno transport listeners on a musical journey through time and space, evoking the spirit of the desert and the mysteries of the Orient in each pulsating beat.

Join us at as we celebrate the beauty and allure of Desert Techno music, exploring the connections between tradition and innovation, culture and creativity. Let the mesmerizing rhythms of Desert Techno guide your soul and ignite your spirit as we embark on a sonic adventure unlike any other. Experience the magic of Desert Techno and immerse yourself in the mystical world of organic oriental tech, where music transcends boundaries and unites us all in its universal language of rhythm and harmony.
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Sonic Sessions with Auris & Nemeton

Genre: Progressive House, Indie Dance & Desert Tech
Sunday 3pm – 6pm