Joaquin Ruiz

Joaquin Ruiz (1991) is a DJ/producer from the West Side of Buenos Aires, as well as resident of the well known Under Club.

JR is definitely one of the newest emerging talents from the techno music scene in Argentina. Ambitious, he is always looking for new challenges and opportunities.

Thanks to this attitude, Joaquin never stops. He toured various countries including: Colombia (3x), Peru, Chile (3x), Spain, Germany, France and Finland. Barely few weeks ago he returned from Chile, and he is already planning his next tours: he will tour Colombia in March and Europe from March until June.

Many international and renowned artists support him and play his music: DVS1, Ben Klock, Marcel Dettmann, Eric Cloutier, Ben Sims, Kobosil, Dax J, Slam, Tripeo, Keith Carnal, Flug, Marla Singer, Arnaud Le Texier, Stephanie Sykes, and more.
He also shared cabin with Ben Klock, Marcel Dettmann, Rebekah, Etapp Kyle, SHDW & Obscure Shape, Birth of Frequency, UVB, Ansome, Emerson, Truncate, Jonas Kopp, Pfirter, Flug, Kwartz, Pacou, Raffaele Attanasio.

Besides releasing music on labels as PLOINK, Children Of Tomorrow, Absolute Records, Mitten, Illegal Aliens Records, Labrynth, Injected Poison Records and Newrhythmics Records, he also has his own label West Rules. The first EP “Extremist” will be released on January 31, and it is already supported by Marcel Dettmann, Dax J, Pfirter, Arnaud Le Texier, Juho Kusti, Amotik, Non Reversible, Alderaan, Jose Pouj, MTD, H.Paul, Electric Indigo and many more!

Joaquin has his own musical style that mixes the mental of ambient and melodic music, with the physical of techno, satisfying the most demanding dancer. Versatility and talent, a clear demonstration of what the techno scene in Argentina is made up of…

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