Ahmad Varoqua (@ahmadvaroqua)
I run a small digital practice in San Francisco. Clients include U2, Shakira, Stone Temple Pilots, Jonas Brothers, Tom Petty and Bob Seger.
I started playing drums by the age of 7 and joined my first band when i turned 10. Shortly after joining the Band i started to practice playing Bass, Guitar and Piano. When i enjoyed my first concert by the Band “Tangerine Dream” in the mid 80s i catched fire about synthesized music and by the age of 14 i bought my first analog synthesizer, the Korg MS20. I started experimenting and tweaking with sounds and combined this with my Atari and Amiga computer as a sequencer and sound module. In 1989 i played my first gigs as a solo artist named KeeMo at the Königsburg Krefeld to support their Laser shows. In 1991 i built my own studio and production Team called Ci