RSO.BERLIN introduces its third Season “Proximity” starting in April. Explore the idea of human connection and closeness in a digital age. Emphasize the power of physical proximity in fostering a sense of community.

Thu 04.04

In the heart of 2017, a seed was planted by a group of passionate music lovers united by a shared dream to create a space for sound that reimagines the ordinary. This dream, nurtured with dedication, flourished into the reality that is now export. On April 4th, Berlin-based label export launches our April program along with Out of Place label boss Insolate, Eerste Communie’s Hitam as well as export founders Tizian and Vraza.

Fri 05.04

With a blend of post-punk and metal inspirations, 7CIRCLE effortlessly explores styles ranging from techno to industrial while maintaining an unwavering sense of genuineness. Their discography of music takes listeners on an enthralling voyage, marked by ominous and forceful melodies, occasionally intertwined with hints of sorrow to appeal to those who crave deep emotional connections. For the GANG edition of GEGEN on March 5th, 7CIRCLE is invited along with BCCO resident future.666, AIOM Records boss MOIA, and Floorgasm resident PSL with the night being supported by GEGEN’s gang of residents.

Sat — Mon 06.–08.04

Known by her artistic moniker RUIZ OSC1, Erika Andrea Murcia Ruiz hails from Bogotá, Colombia, establishing herself as a prominent Latin DJ and producer. Influenced greatly by her mother, a revered music purveyor specializing in salsa, merengue, and traditional Colombian folklore from the late 80s to early 90s, RUIZ OSC1's music embodies a high-speed, flawless, and seductive blend of techno infused with folkloric grooves. To launch RSO season three, PROXIMITY, we come together with Berlin-based crew HEISSS. Saturday’s PRXMTY hosted side of the weekender sees artists like The Advent and KHIDI’s Neux on the ROBUS floor along with the SUMME floor being helmed by KHIDI’s L.F.T., Italy’s Nite Fleit and Ilian Tape’s Stenny. On Sunday noon, HEISSS takes over the ROBUS floor with Berlin’s Disguised, Bjarki and a b2b from Blue Hour and Alpha Tracks along with many more.

Gest Invites
Thu 11.04

Engulfing himself in the underground music scene since the early 90's, Tommy Lexxus is no slouch when it comes to production and performance. From the heyday of Math Rock, Post Metal, and Third Wave Ska, to the prologues of Drum & Bass & Dubstep, he has always kept his record crates very diverse, and full of bass weight. The UK’s Drum & Bass duo Gest hosts the second edition of their Thursday night invite series with Tommy Lexxus, Gyrofield, ED:IT, PRTCL and Sancta.

Fri — Mon 12.–15.04

SYNOID returns for their April edition weekender.

Thu 18.04

Deestricted continues to shine light on rising talent with its sub-label Heelix inviting OTON, Marilao, Astral Bandit and Heelix co-founder, vp allowed on April 18th.

Fri 19.04

David Löhlein is Germany-based producer and DJ whose signature and unique snakelike sound evokes a sultry musicality. Exploring the intersections of music and visual art, Löhlein expresses his intimately sexy tracks through unforgiving DJ sets including in Stuttgart’s scene where he’s a resident DJ at Lehmann Club. on April 19th, VOXNOX returns to the RSO compound with Miss Bashful x DBBD, CLTX, Dexphase, Raphael Dincsoy, Hard Candy, David Löhlein and more.

PRXMTY x Mama told ya
Sat — Mon 20.–22.04

Founded by Anetha in 2019, Mama told ya is a label designed as a platform for research, experimentation and new mixtures. The ambition: to get each artist out of their comfort zone, including Anetha. Free and assuredly uninhibited, the label reserves the right to evolve where it wants, following its desires and encounters. It is not afraid to live with its time, and to project itself into an unknown future. On April 20th, we unite with Mama told ya for a classic RSO weekender featuring invited artists UFO95, VEL, Mac Declos, Anetha, and many more on the ROBUS floor, alongside performances by Baraka, Dasco, Surf 2 Glory, and IN2STELLAR on the PRXMTY hosted SUMME floor.

Thu 25.04

Gravity returns on April 25th for its second Berlin edition of the year and joins forces with Refuge Worldwide.

Grounded Theory [59]
Fri 26.04

Josey Rebelle, a London-based DJ, is hailed as a genre-defying force on dancefloors worldwide and lauded as a UK music scene icon. Despite eschewing social media, Josey's dedication to her craft has solidified her reputation as a DJ whose passion and authenticity speak volumes, establishing her as a true luminary in the scene. On Friday, April 26th, Josey Rebelle joins Grounded Theory who hosts its 59th edition together with invites The Grid’s Matrixxman, Rex Club’s Tauceti, Mutual Rytm affiliated Sera J and co-founder Henning Baer on the ROBUS along with Selected’s Caiva and Frederic. going b2b all night long on the SUMME floor.

Sat — Mon 27.–29.04

Jochem Paap (the Rotterdam artist owes the nickname Speedy J to his DJ skills) is unanimously considered to be one of the first techno producers to come from the Benelux. The STOOR label boss is considered to together with people like Laurent Garnier, Aphex Twin and Richie Hawtin, have helped raising the genre just after it had escaped the Detroit delivery room. On April 27th, we close out the month’s program our PRXMTY weekender featuring artists like Euromantic’s Repro, RSO resident Xiorro, Netherlands’ Laura Van Hal and many more on the ROBUS floor along with Fast Forwards’ Ezy, Copenhagen’s Kasper Marott and BunkerBauer’s Ida Engelhardt on the SUMME floor.