«Dave Lock» - biography, albums, songs, video clips

David Ortega AKA Dave Lock was born in Mexico City, Mexico in 1975. Music was always one of his interests. In 1989 he moved to Tucson Arizona USA where in 1994 he attended his first underground house and techno music events. He fell in love with electronic dance music from the first beat. He promoted for local event promoting companies and in 1995 he decided to become a dj collecting Goa Trance, Hard Trance and Progressive House vinyl. In early 1996 he obtained his first job as a DJ at the Casbah Tea House in Tucson where he worked for 8 months getting paid in tea and Arabic sweets.


In 2002 he started getting serious about producing and started learning how to use sequencer programs and soft synths. Now he produces in a variety of styles, but mainly progressive and Tech house with a bit of an acidic twist. As a Dj, he played an online Radio Show in 2005 called “Moving Darkness” hosted by www.djzone.gr, a Greek web. He was also a music critic for the now defunct Progressivehouse.com. Currently he still produces and is release on Xela Digital and BRM. He also promotes EDM events with his company Palapa.