5 things to know about Peggy Gou

Peggy Gou is definetely the name of the year. Berlin based and Korean artist, through a regular stream of high quality mixes she has begun to turn heads in underground circles. Sitting somewhere between Detroit, London and Berlin in sound, her DJ sets are a assured, kinetic combination of dark, pulsing house and techno, broken beats and abstract compositions.

Peggy Gou, born in Seoul and grew up there, she moved to London at the age of 15. Then to Berlin due musical and clubbing reasons.

5 things to know about Peggy Gou

4The “sex sells” opinion… bla bla bla

At the beginning of her career, Peggy Gou tackled the phenomenon of ‘sex sells’ and how some record labels were more interested in her appearance than in her music. The same goes for the club world. However, the reactions to your records tell you a lot about how the music you produce has nothing to do with your appearance because, if you did, you wouldn’t have received the support of artists you admire and respect.