Biography

Mikel Gil’s passion for music made him start playing as a DJ at the end of the 90s, living in Barcelona and playing in many clubs in the capital made him grow the sounds in which he is involved at the moment. He moved to Ibiza and became a resident of “Kloset Underground Party”. He also made international tours in America with that brand and played in many European countries, as a resident, in important clubs such as Moog in Spain or Diamond in the UK. Other important clubs around the world where he has played are Dreamers or Sky in the USA, Florida 135 in Spain, Dot in Germany, La Terrazza (Off Week – Barcelona), Full Moon party in Mexico… just to mention a few.

Owner of Lonely Owl Records since 2014, a dream come true having his own label and with great success from the first release Richie Hawtin and Stefano Noferini played throughout the summer among other well-known artists in the industry. His production skills take him to another level and in constant evolution he arrives at his current sound, pure Techno sound with some progressive vibes and why not, old school details. As a release on his label, it was remixed by artists such as Miguel Lobo, Leix, Edgar De Ramon, Eddy Romero, Alex Costa, A++, Juliana Yamasaki, Tony Verdi, among others, reaching the top of Beatport. His songs have been mixed and constantly supported by artists such as Richie Hawtin, Amelie Lens, Fabio Florido, Carlos Ruetz or Stefano Noferini, Danny Tenaglia, Markantonio, Oxia, Sama, Nuria Ghia, Steve Mulder, Christian Smith, Sisko Elektrofanatik, Spartaque, Terry Francis, to name a few. Given this, Mikel decided to take a step forward and release on well-known international labels and he did so, signing with Orange Recordings, Renesanz, Consumed Music, TUTÚ Recordings, Expmental Records, Analytic Trail, Dolma Rec or IAMT.

Last 2018 he was considered by DJ Mag Spain as one of the best national artists in the “The Industry Talks” section, as can be seen in number 97 of said medium. In 2019, he was also nominated for Best Techno DJ by the Vicious Music Awards.