Mechanoid – is an artitstc pseudonim of Kamil Kowalczyk- a composer, promoter, label owner as well as a DJ.
Since childhood Kamil’s interest was deeply rooted in technology, he is lifelong fascinated with the sounds of machines and started to use a computer to record his own music in 2002.
At the moment Kamil’s discography consist of 16 published albums, including 2 CD’s on his own Prototyp Produktions Ltd, label established in 2011. He performed on over 30 gigs across Scotland, England, Ireland and Poland to this day. Additionally he runs a concert series “Soundscapism” in Edinburgh, where a palette of unique and experimental sounds of Ambient and Space is on the agenda presented by Kamil and the guest musicians.
Kamil’s long-term passion for electronic music in its wide spectrum echoes in possesion of a large collection of vinyl records, which inevitably led to acquiring the dj equipement and immersion in secrets of mixing records.
In 2014 Kamil initiated a series of events- Mechanism- where alongside local DJ’s he presented uncompromising vibes of Techno, Hard Techno, Acid , Industrial as well as Hardcore. He also performs at various local events and as an associate of Elektroniczni, he annualy takes part in Kontrola Lotu in Chojna. Since 2018 he is also part of the Powerhouse crew in Edinburgh spreading dark centric Techno and similar vibes alongside other DJs.