London based, Mexican born Beto Cohen is Betoko, a producer who has quickly risen through the ranks since 2007. Having drummed in bands and played guitar as a teen, it was here that he discovered a passion for electronic music. Early releases from Betoko showed the man to have his own distinctive approach, joining the dots between tech, minimal and house music with great style.
With an esteemed back catalogue, Betoko regularly picks up support from peers like Jaime Jones, Lee Foss, Seth Troxler, Sasha, Nick Warren, Steve Lawler, Sven Vath and Marco Carola. Whilst his tracks have also been licensed for use on TV shows like CSI, a number of advertising campaigns and Madonna’s Sticky N Sweet Tour. His natural progression and hunger for great new music means Betoko is now the head of his own two labels, Oko and Chilli Mint Music both of which release quality house and tech on vinyl/digital constantly charted by the top 100 DJs. Betoko’s global hit “Raining Again” released on Diynamic Music has become a classic around the world and labeled the Track of the Summer in 2012, I has more than 12 Million Views on youtube and remained on the Beatport top 10 for many weeks. After Raining again came “U So Fine” released on Nurvous Records and quickly became a dancefloor hit entering the top 10 Beatport charts in 2013. In 2014 Betoko released his “Dance on my feet EP” on Suara that once again went to the top of the charts. Also in 2014 Betoko remixed the classic track from Leftfield “Song of Life” released on Nick Warren’s Hope Recordingswhich became a future classic of the legendary track. Betoko has also seen more dancefloor and chart succees with tracks like “Little Miss Darkness”, “Space Invader” and many more. In 2015 came the “Phobik” EP released on Einmusika Recordings which has been labeled as “The future of Techno”.
Betoko’s infectious sounds have been heard at Amnesia, Warung, Green Valley, Space, Fabric, Ushuaia, Kater Holzig, numerous Festivals and pretty much every top club in the world, and has played b2b sets with DJs like Sasha and Nick Warren.
Betoko is based at the world famous Red Bus Recording Studios in london where people like Imagination, Mungo Jerry, Spandau Ballet, Alison Moyet, Right said fred and many others have recorded in the past and recently, Sasha’s Involv3r and where the late Robin Gibbs’ unreleased tracks were mixed.