International DJ, producer and remixer Tino Piontek aka Purple Disco Machine has been on a whirlwind of a musical journey since the 2009 conception of his highly successful disco house music project.
The Dresden-born artist has racked up numerous achievements, although it was his 2013 breakthrough hit ‘My House’ that really propelled Purple Disco Machine into new heights The track remains one of Beatport’s best ever sellers and Purple Disco Machine now ranks #2 in their all-time Top 100 Artists chart.
In 2017 he released his debut artist album ‘Soulmatic’ on the Australian tastemaker label, Sweat It Out Records. The album spawned two huge singles: the worldwide club monster ‘Body Funk’ and the radio smash ‘Devil In Me Featuring Joe Killington & Duane Harden’. In total ‘Soulmatic’ has so far achieved over 100 million combined streams.
2020 sees the launch of Purple Disco Machine’s second album campaign which was preceded with a club focused single entitled ‘In My Arms’ the first in a series of new tracks to drop from him. It follows up the 2019 summer club smash ‘Emotions’ EP and previous club single ‘Dished (Male Stripper)’ both enormous dancefloor tracks and radio hits.
The first single in the album campaign proper is the 80’’s synth pop influenced nu disco track ‘Hypnotized’ , a collaboration with rising UK indie pop artists Sophie and the Giants. The record is currently flying high proving to be an international streaming and radio hit.
With over 400 million global streams to his name, the release of ‘In My Arms’ comes hot on the heels of a series of A list Purple Disco Machine remixes for Lady Gaga, Diplo, Dua Lipa, Mark Ronson, Roberto Surace, Foals, Sir Elton John, Calvin Harris & Rag n Bone Man, Weiss, Years and Years, Fatboy Slim, Rufus Du Sol, Gorillaz, Chromeo, Jamiroquai, Two Door Cinema Club, New Order, Claptone, Tom Odell, Faithless, Shapeshifters, Hercules & Love Affair, Sigma Feat. Paloma Faith.
Outside the studio, Tino is a very in-demand touring DJ and his schedule has never been busier. Bringing his unparalleled sounds and unique mix of disco, nu disco, funk, soul and house straight to the dancefloor at some of the world's finest clubs, festivals and events all over the world including his longstanding global residency at the hugely successful ‘Glitterbox’ events including Ibiza, where he also regularly performs at Pacha as part of fellow Germans Claptone’s The Masquerade.
Stay tuned for lots more to come from Purple Disco Machine in 2020 and beyond!