Analytic Trail Records
Analytic Trail represents the italian Techno label, founded in 2001 by Markantonio and based in Naples, Italy.
Markantonio is a professional dj since he was very young, starting with acid house till to become a master of techno. His name is inseparable from the Neapolitan techno style, of which Markantonio is one of the founders, to whom He gave something new and a personal touch, who made him famous to the electronic music worldwide scene and brought him to play everywhere around the globe.
Markantonio created a unique techno sound, associated with an incredible mixing skill, in particular playing on three turntables: groovy vibe, subtle melodic elements and funky bass lines. After years of successes, releasing on renowned labels like, Recycled Loops, Shake rec, Tortured, Conform, Superbra and played with all the best techno wizards of the world, Markantonio has had an artistic evolution in the last years, in particular as a producer, in fact he is always looking for brand new sounds;
On 2001 Markantonio created his first label AnalyticTrail, started with a lot of house influences in terms of choosing vocal samples, but already with a personal techno style; his sound has been a first stone to build the Neapolitan techno sound, of which Markantonio represents a Godfather.
On 2005 Markantonio started with a new project, the 'MKT' label: MKT represents the wish to express himself connecting some old music influences to the news, from techno to minimal-house, acid and new electro-funk, just to say a few, reading everything from a new point of view. He is trying to give a shake to the music market with the possibility to listen really something new.
Analytic Trail music form gain energy from all the dj set lived not only on the electronic sets of Naples, but also all around Europe and then as far as the Old World.
About 35 production released in twekve years, highlight a solid and lasting power. Every single rhythm section is characterized by an obsessive care to details and sounds. This project uses its energy vocation in the research of a groove with effect on techno music; its an idea, an expressive urge which has risen the interest of the most electronic artist of new millennium. Just of great relevance "Molotov" composed by Markantonio and Joseph Capriati, was played even by Richie Hawtin in Love Parade opening in Berlin. Then, also a substantial distribution both for vinyl and digital with the aim of supporting their releases with a massive promotion.
Nowadays Analytic trail arrived to the 35th release with a sound style more mature; Achieving a great success, Markantonio had the pleasure to host on his label artists like Rino Cerrone, Valentino Kanzyani, The Advent, Danilo Vigorito, Ignition Technician, Davide Squillace, Paco Osuna, Joseph Capriati, Umek, Ortin Cam, Xpansul, Ramon Tapia, Hauswerks & Gaz James and many other. Groovy tracks engineered for the dancefloor!