Famous Dutch (Hard)House-DJ & Producer. Got known in the early 90's as a remixer for the "Turn Up The Bass"-compilations by Arcade, together with his friend Addy van der Zwan. They released many records under various names, but most famous are "The Ultimate Seduction" and their releases as Klubbheads.
After several #1 and a couple of Top 10 hits on the worlds most famous download portal, Beatport, as well as numerous amazing gigs in and at the world’s greatest clubs, events and festivals, Koen Groeneveld became one of the most in demand DJ’s, producers and remixers in the Tech orientated EDM scene over the past 4 years. His unique and dynamic sound blends elements of Tech House, Techno, House and Minimal whipping the crowd into a frenzy wherever he plays!
Koen launched his label _aBZoluT. in Spring 2008. Koen operates, besides on his very own aBZoluT. imprint, on a wide range of leading labels like Toolroom Records, Size, 1605, Deeperfect, Spinnin’, Bosphorus Underground and BluFin.
The man’s biggest success till date though, came when Toolroom Records released Fatboy Slim V Koen Groeneveld “Rockafeller Skank”.
Koen delivered a big number of official remixes for the likes of a.o. Depeche Mode, Umek, David Guetta, Spektre, Tocadisco, Lutzenkirchen, Sander van Doorn Vs. Marco V, Silvio Ecomo, Age of Love, Ferry Corsten’s System F, Robbie Rivera, EDX & Daniel Portman, Stefano Noferini, Noir and 80’s legends Yello.
And the ‘remix success story did continue.
Together with Addy van der Zwan (Koen’s musical partner since the stone age) he launched a series of Disco-ish Tech House 2 track E.P.’s entiled “Disko Tek” which have been released via _aBZoluT. Another big release on Toolroom in 2012: A collab with Tocadisco and Ahmet Sendil by the name of “Oldschool”, while his 2012 ‘solo’ releases like “Gulfstream”, “Birdstrike”, “Stesstjopper” and the peaktime destroyer “Superjet” doing their damage to dance floors worldwide !
In 2013, the amazing “Muzik Maestro” skyrocketed towards the Beatport Techno Top 10 and peaked at #9, while “Cafe 6” reached #10 in the Techno Top100 on download portal TrackItDown. Plus another Top 10 Beatport Techno chart position with Koen’s remix of Daniele Petronelli & Electronic Empirte’s “No Doubt”. Collabs with the likes of Daniele Petronelli and LIv Stone hitting the highest regions of both the Beatport Techno and MInimal charts.
In November Koen’s biggest tune of 2013, “Jetblast” hits the #1 position in the Track It Down Techno Top 100 !