Born and raised in Belgrade, former Yugoslavia, Vladimir Ivkovic witnessed the peak of alternative culture and disintegration of the society.

After moving to Germany in the beginning of the 90’s, Ivkovic emerged as a (low) key player in the underground electronic scene inviting artists like Carlos Souffront, I-F, I-G, Marco Passarani, Serge and many others to play Selected and Substance events.

He’s now a long time resident DJ at Salon des Amateurs in Düsseldorf and the head of Offen Music, a label specialized in “authentic subjectivism.