Since 2008 the stage name Josh Gallahan alias Rudi Dittmannhas been heard all over the planet.
From his hometown Bochum where the studied audio producer made his first stepstowards his musical career in the late 90s, he has been tipped as "hottestproducer 2011" by ATB in the DJ Mag magazine and entered top 30 of"The DJ List".
Being very well known for hisvariety of productions and remixes for artists like Andy Moor, MarkusSchulz, Alex M.O.R.P.H., Talla2XLC and Kurd Maverick, 2002 he started a stilllasting working relationship with no other than ATB. This not onlyinfluenced the last five ATB albums, but also allowed Josh to explore andbroaden his horizon, both personally and musically. This relationship alsowakes up his passion for DJing and gives him the possibility to travel allaround the globe with ATB on his tours and booking.
“I still love to work as producer in the background, but to be on stage is thegreatest feeling. I'm simply addicted to feel the energy of the crowd.”
2008 he finally released his long anticipated solo single “1st strike” on thewell known label “A State of Trance”, and got massive support by guys likeArmin van Buuren, Markus Schulz, Paul Oakenfold to name a few.
After his successful first single Josh’s next stroke of genius was „Shades oflove“, featuring the vocals of none other than the internationally well knowsinger Jennifer Karr.
In 2010 Josh Gallahan once again showed his compassion for electronic dancemusic by working on many songs as a producer and contributing songs assongwriter for ATBs top 10 album “Future Memories”. One of the most populartracks of the album is ATB pres. Josh Gallahan „Luminescence“.
2011 started furiously with his single "Sunday Afternoon" and thenext ATB Top 10 album "Distant Earth" including tracks like ATB &Josh Gallahan "Chapter One". Under his synonym Anova, Josh alsoreleased on the second CD of Distant Earth his ambient track “Sternenwanderer”,which shows with emotional melodies his more quite side and proved his enormousmusical portfolio as producer.
Another highlights of 2011 are definitely his remixes for Axwell’s worldwideclubhit “Heart is King” as well as for ATB’s “Killing me inside”. Two fantastictracks which accompanied him beneath other on gigs at Club Premier, Mexico;Kiss FM Birthday, Ukraine; ATB in Concert, Poland; Ton aus Strom, Germany;Electrocity, Poland; Club Kremlin, Romania; or in first half of 2011.
2011 was great so far, but this was just the beginning.
So stay tuned for Josh Gallahan!