German Drummer Claas Sandbothe (aka DJ DBA) went to London for a year. There he became a (tabla) student of Talvin Singh , who also introduced him to production and dj-ing. A year later he started working with Singh and Lelonek (Singh's Engineer) in their studios
He played his first dj-set at Anokha. There he had the freedom to develop his own style by mixing Indian and African sounds with UK breakbeats and DnB - and became a resident in 2000.
Since then he has done tours with Talvin Singh and worked together with Cleveland Warkiss (UK), Smadj (FR), DJ Equal-i (UK), Reflections Band (GER), Culture Clash Sound System (GER) a. o.
Since 2003 he is Lelonek's label and production partner at "1K Records".
|1997||CD||East Westercism (comp.)||Softworks|
|2000||CD||Master Musicians of Jajouka||Magic of Peace|
|2002||CD||Lelonek "Reflections Vol. One"||Flowtip|
|2004||CD||Lelonek "Reflections Vol. Two"|