Hailing from Philadelphia, Michael Pipitone, known under the moniker Architekt; Rises from a molten heap of metal, hardcore and furious bass. His origin began behind the drum-kit, playing the backbeat for various heavy metal/hardcore acts in the the mid 2000s era. He emerged from this scene, driven by a newfound love for electronic music, gravitating towards dubstep & heavy bass production. His formative years were marked with successful performances at various festivals & venues, supporting some of the largest names bass music. Architekt continues to deliver punishing productions, marked by his signature sound of monstrous growls, compelling sound design, chugging machine guns, & haunting soundscapes. His releases have been showcased on Impossible Records as well as UltraG, & Crowsnest.