DJ`s since: 1999
live act: 2012
Joschka Tschirley and Sebastian Habben met the first time in 2001. Regarding to the old hip-hop tradition doing the things themselves instead of only consuming, they organized parties at Joschka’s mother’s home, illegal open-air parties and after-hours at their own flat in Cologne, the „RaucherEcke“ which gave them their artist name.
As we know, the Hip-hop scene is addicted to rap music and mostly dislikes Electronic music. They managed to convince their graffiti friends of the quality of techno music and introduced graffiti art to the electronic music scene. Finally they founded the Techn..