Born in Neuchatel, Switzerland in 1981 and grew up in Lisboa , Portugal. TIVE (AKA Remy Vaz) was touched by electronic grooves at the age of 13. Infected by dark tempos and deep grooves since he was a child. From 1996 till 2000 started to play sounds from Detroit and German Techno such as Ritchie Hawtin, Sven Väth, Carl Cox, Jeff Miles, Adam Beyer, Dj Hell in several underground clubs under his alias ‘Dienem’ .
He has found a new inspiration in 2008 by Cesare vs Disorder, Ralph Mirto , when he felt , his passion for music was just waiting for the right moment ! In 2010 the meeting with Octave definitely took his music in to the very dark side and started playing in clubs under a motto ‘ there is no limit’ .
Several Performances followed by his new Techno concept on events like ‘Tek-It’, ‘Paranoïa’ ,’the forge’ and ‘the bubbles’ . TIVE is pure sound with influences of deep and heavy Breakbeat , Old School ultimate flow and melancholic Dub , Reggae, representing his own style from deep Minimal to dark Minimal Techno and heavy Industrial.
In 2011 he became a member of Finefood Records with his friends & crew Fabrizio DB, Purcell, Konpiuta, Lee-o and more… when he started to focus on developing new concepts in the spirit of dark heavy techno as it grew day by day.
In 2012 he entered in to Freitag Limited, he is also taking part in the label’s management as A&R and Demo Authorizations.
Clubs he used to play :
- DEEP GROOVES – Queen Kong Club // Neuchâtel
- LE MOUTON NOIR // Fribourg
- PARA CLUB // Neuchâtel
- D!CLUB // Lausanne
- STELLWERK // Osnabruck with KLA\TEX and Freitag Ltd.