Vladimir Ivkovic is born and raised in Belgrade, Yugoslavia.
Witnessing the peak of alternative culture and disintegration of the society in his formative years.
Moved to Germany in the beginning of the 90’s, in the late 90’s early 00’s invited artists like Carlos Souffront, I-F. I-G, Marco Passarani, Serge (amongst others) to play Selected and Substance events.
Long time resident at the infamous Salon des Amateurs in Düsseldorf and the man behind Offen Music, a label specialized in authentic subjectivism.
One of the finest selectors of hidden musical gems.