Producing under the Isoul8 and Volcov names for labels like Sonar Kollektiv, Still Music and Rush Hour, he remixed artists like Jazztronik, Frankie Valentine, Azymuth, Taylor McFerrin, Paul Randolph, Tokyo Black Star.
He released the concept modern fusion album Rima ‘This World’ for Jazzanova Compost together with Domu in 2003, which featured a large arrange of diverse contributors such as Marc De Clive Lowe and Julie Dexter and the incredible artwork from Dutch master Delta Inc.
Passionate music digger known for his impeccable taste in soul, funk, disco and deep house music, Volcov is also the founder of more than one record label. In fact in 1998 he co-founded Archive records with the Dipiù company, where he explored the futuristic and more electronic side of the so called broken beat sound, still keeping it quite eclectic and futuristic. For the label he signed artists like Dego, Theo Parrish, Phil Asher, Domu, Nubian Mindz, Modaji, various Bugz members, Nu Era, King Britt and many others.
He also started his own production company and label Neroli in 2000 and there he focused on more tracky material and released tracks from artists as Just One, Chateau Flight, the Attias brothers, Ricardo Miranda, Domu, Dego and more.
He played all around Europe, USA and Japan, reaching club as Rex and Nouveau Casino in Paris, [email protected] Velvet and Plastic People in London, Paradiso in Amsterdam, Panorama Bar, Weekend and Cafè Moskau in Berlin, Zukunft in Zurich, Raw Fusion in Stockholm, Kontrapunkt in Zagreb, Liquid Room, Loop and The Room in Tokyo.
A new album project in collaboration with Gerald Mitchell [Los Hermanos/Underground Resistance] that features other Detroit artists like Randolph and Pirahnahead is due in 2014.
Also the Neroli label still going strong with future releases due in 2013 by the likes of Stasis, Dego & 2000 Black Friends and more…
Producing under the moniker Isoul8, as well as teaming up with Domu under the Rima alias for the incredible jazz/fusion album ‘This World’, Volcov is a truly important player in the underground music scene. Remixing artists such as Frankie Valentine,…