Joaquin Ruiz (1991) is a DJ/producer from the West Side of Buenos Aires, with a residency at the well-known UnderClub.
Ambitious and always looking for new challenges and opportunities, JR is definitely one of the newest emerging talents from the techno music scene in Argentina. Thanks to this attitude, Joaquin never stops. He toured various countries including: Colombia (3x), Peru, Chile (3x), Spain, Germany, France and Finland. Barely returned from Chile, Ruiz is already planning his next tours: Colombia in March and Europe from March until June.
Many international and renowned artists support him and play his music: DVS1, Ben Klock, Marcel Dettmann, Eric Cloutier, Ben Sims, Kobosil, Dax J, Slam, Tripeo, Keith Carnal, Flug, Marla Singer, Arnaud Le Texier, Stephanie Sykes, and more. He also shared cabin with Ben Klock, Marcel Dettmann, Rebekah, Etapp Kyle, SHDW & Obscure Shape, Birth of Frequency, UVB, Ansome, Emerson, Truncate, Jonas Kopp, Pfirter, Flug, Kwartz, Pacou, Raffaele Attanasio.
Besides releasing music on labels as PLOINK, Children Of Tomorrow, Absolute Records, Mitten, Illegal Aliens Records, Labrynth, Injected Poison Records and Newrhythmics Records, he also runs his own label West Rules. The first EP “Extremist” is supported by Marcel Dettmann, Dax J, Pfirter, Arnaud Le Texier, Juho Kusti, Amotik, Non Reversible, Alderaan, Jose Pouj, MTD, H.Paul, Electric Indigo and many more!
Thanks to his own musical style, associating the mental of ambient and melodic music with the physical of techno, he satisfies the most demanding dancer.Versatility and talent: a clear demonstration of what the techno scene in Argentina is made up of…