Socrates Gaitanidis, aka “The Distance”, was born on August 25th, 1992 and lives in Piraeus Greece. He Started Djing at local bars and clubs of his hometown in 2009 but his love for electronic music production, motivated him to start experimenting in various kinds of house music, earlier.
His music influence is Nu Disco/Indie Dance, Deep House, Tech and other house genres. He begun to share his productions through soundcloud, YouTube, etc. receiving warm feedback from the public.
His remix on “So Strung Out” originally performed by C-Block and released officially by “Swoop-Records and currently has more than 20,000,000 views on YouTube. It has been uploaded without copyright thus “The Distance” was not credited due to lack of agreement between parties.
Throughout the years, self-taught producer, refined his skills on sound engineering as well as mastering techniques, releasing his first single titled “SHY” through Grey Records Greece.
Currently he is member of the Grey Studios Athens team working on music tracks for Grey Records as well as freelance production projects.