MIX043 - Ma Haiping (上海) (Live at Entropy 熵)

Recorded live at 宀 in April 2023 for the Entropy 熵 party

Ma Haiping is a Chinese techno producer and DJ. He began to listen to electronic music on radio in the 90’s. Around 2000, when he was 19, he began to make industrial and experimental music.

A few years later, he was triggered by stories of Underground Resistance and Drexciya then started making techno, and influencing by Jeff Mills’ futuristic sci-fi aesthetics. In 2013, he released EP ‘The Chinese Connection‘ on the Scan 7 label Cratesavers International, which made him the first Chinese producer releases techno music in Detroit.In year 2015.

He released EP ‘Crepuscular Rays‘ on the Orlando Voorn’s label Nightvision. In 2016 and 2020, Ma released two albums, Folding Traces (D- Force Records) and Lost Frontier(Taihe Records) in China. He participated every important moment of Chinese underground club since 2000, and grew up with China’s electronic music culture.

Since 2004, he’ve been participating legendary parties Antidote and VOID, and opened the curtain of the Chinese underground techno party culture. Once performed with Juan Atkins, Robert Hood and others, and worked hard to promote the development of Chinese local techno with his music.