Architekt (Michael Pipitone) has been a lightning rod for heavy sounds since he set foot in his subterraneous studio lair. Avid drummer and native son of Philadelphia, Mike cut his teeth in Upper Darby based Rock & Metal outfits before Persuing his own vision as a Song writer & Producer. Sonically similar to contemporaries such as Excision and Kill the Noise, Architekt is a true master, blending Vivid Soundscapes with Vicious Bass Breaks. Architekt’s polished compositions, both musical and graphic, generate a cinematic world for his audience to dwell in, Distinguishing his vision as a major facet to his success.
The true genius of Architekt resides within the blueprints yet written. His ability to stop on a dime, interpret musical trends/forecast potential soundscapes worth digging deeper into make him a producer's producer. With hugely successful sets at Camp Bisco, Safe and Sound and Moonrise Festival and having shared Philly stages with the likes of Destroid, Flux Pavillion and a list that goes on, Architekt is no stranger to large crowds. With releases for KJ Sawka's Impossible Records, Buygore Records, and OWSLA's The NEST, Philly's best kept underground reinforcement won’t stay hidden much longer. Whether the world is ready to recognize it or not, when the dust settles on this Heavy Bass monstrosity Architekt will be standing firmly on a foundation of his OWN creation.