Surkin or Benoit Heitz is a French DJ and producer whose taste for electro has spawned remixes for the likes of Boyz Noize, Chromeo, Foals, Justice, M.I.A and Klaxons. Based in Paris, Heitz is signed to the French Institubes record label.

Listen: House/garage king Todd Edwards kills it on the Essential Mix3

Listen: House/garage king Todd Edwards kills it on the Essential Mix

By Jack Tregoning 20th May, 2013

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Surkin announces 2012 club tour

By Katie Cunningham 17th May, 2012

The French electro gun will be hitting Adelaide, Canberra, Sydney, Brisbane and Melbourne from the end of next month.

Surkin - Don't Go Away (Canblaster Remix)1

Surkin - Don't Go Away (Canblaster Remix)

By Dave Ruby Howe 3rd May, 2012

So Surkin and Canblaster walk into a bar...

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Surkin: My Top Ten Club Weapons

By Katie Cunningham 15th Dec, 2011

French electro banger Surkin has talked us through his ten favourite tracks at the moment in celebration of the release of his debut full-length album, USA.

Creamfields’ big finale1

Creamfields’ big finale

By Dave Ruby Howe 2nd May, 2011

After pulling a triple-header over the Easter and Anzac Day extra-long weekend, the 2011 Creamfields festival tour raised the bar ahead of its two final shows in Sydney and Brisbane this past weekend.

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Focus On Creamfields 2011

By ITM HQ 30th Mar, 2011

Debuting in Australia last Autumn, Creamfields is stepping things up in its second year. We hear all about what's in store from the people behind the festival and some of its headlining acts.

Surkin talks up post-Institubes label, Marble1

Surkin talks up post-Institubes label, Marble

By Dave Ruby Howe 28th Mar, 2011

Out of the ashes of French electro power-house Institubes comes the Marble label, founded by Surkin, Bobmo and Para One.

RIP Institubes: Everything is ‘fucked’3

RIP Institubes: Everything is ‘fucked’

By Dave Ruby Howe 16th Mar, 2011

Another terrific label bites the dust. Sad indeed.

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Creamfields 2011 festival lineup

By Dave Ruby Howe 8th Feb, 2011

Creamfields festival will return to Australia this April for a run of smashing dates around the country and we've got the lineup announcement!

Surkin @ The Metro, Sydney (02/04/10)

Surkin @ The Metro, Sydney (02/04/10)

By Laura Liszewski 7th Apr, 2010

One of Sydney’s favorite venues happily played host to one of France’s latest musical exports, Surkin, with the UK’s Burns in tow. Together, these guys kicked off a long weekend of partying with one electric Friday night of noise.

Outrage feat. Surkin & Burns @ Prince of Wales, Melbourne (01/03/10)1

Outrage feat. Surkin & Burns @ Prince of Wales, Melbourne (01/03/10)

By David Engel 6th Apr, 2010

Surkin promised a party in interviews before the show, and deliver he did. His set was very French, very chic, and very bad-ass.

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Surkin: Plenty of fireworks

By Dave Ruby Howe 1st Apr, 2010

Out here over the Easter break for a string of shows under the 'Outrage' banner, French electro prodigy Surkin chats to inthemix about what fans can expect from his shows, and where his bloody album is.

Surkin leads Outrage around Australia7

Surkin leads Outrage around Australia

By Jack Tregoning 2nd Mar, 2010

French electro upstart Surkin is set to disturb the peace once again this April. The man headlines the whirlwind Outrage club tour over the Easter Long Weekend with fresh-faced UK whiz Burns.

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Stereosonic @ Melbourne Showgrounds, Melbourne (05/12/09)

By Patrick Pantalone 10th Dec, 2009

Dance music reigned supreme at Melbourne's Stereosonic 2009, which was, without a doubt, one of the best parties of the year. Acts like Deadmau5, Axell and Alter Ego all rocked the showgrounds right, amidst thousands of singlets and 80s retro shades.

Stereosonic @ Hordern Pavillion, RHI & surrounds, Sydney (28/11/09)

Stereosonic @ Hordern Pavillion, RHI & surrounds, Sydney (28/11/09)

By Bec Crew 3rd Dec, 2009

Amidst false hopes of a fully-clothed festival utopia courtesy of some ambitious new shirtless crackdowns, Stereosonic 2009 kicked off in Sydney's Moore Park in some perfect summer heat.

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lawlietskyy lawlietskyy said on Mon 20th May, 2013
"Refreshingly good"
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eddy96 eddy96 said on Fri 18th May, 2012
"Damn no Perth date :( "
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SANDSHREW SANDSHREW said on Mon 19th Dec, 2011
"ah fuck, I'm gay"
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dirtydoge dirtydoge said on Mon 11th Apr, 2011
"dada life are ok but the acts of the day will be bart cla..."
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nik 96 nik 96 said on Mon 28th Mar, 2011
"good luck to them"