Hidden Recordings (hidden-recordings.com ) is owned by Deepak Sharma with partner Dieter Krause, and is one of the world’s fastest rising and growing techno labels in the world. Since 2006 Hidden Recordings has provided a wide range of techno to hundreds of DJs and fans. The label’s sound ranges from deep techno to atmospheric chill-out with quirky, groovy bass lines and has been played in big room gigs, festivals, to smaller lounges and early morning terraces.
The press has taken notice of the duo’s rising popularity, with DJ Times placing Hidden Recordings on the cover of the April 2009 issue along with a feature within the magazine on the label. AOL Music's Spinner.com comparing their sound and style to minimal techno giants Lusine, Superpitcher, Booka Shade along with Alex Smoke and Gui Boratto. In addition the duo has been reviewed in prominent magazines such as XLR8R, DJ Times, Time Out New York, MixMag (UK), Trax (France) and Raveline (Germany). Global recognition continues to pour in from Europe as the remix of their sixth release produced my Karri O titled ‘Ajaton’ peaked as the #1 download on Germany’s Kompakt-MP3 in December of 2008. Also, they have licensed music to respected UK label Four-Twenty for their Music02 mix compilation. Support has come from all over the globe, with artists such as Pier Bucci, Butane, Argenis Brito, Alexi Delano, Maetrik, Ambivalent, Barem, Noah Pred, Gregory Shiff, Patrick Bateman, Derek Plaslaiko and Eric Cloutier all enjoying the label’s music.
In 2007, Deepak and Dieter beat out established publishing groups and produced music for Singapore's Ogilvy & Mather advertising agency and their client, Heineken Global.
Hidden Recordings has released such artists as Pablo Bolivar, Karri O, Gustavo Lamas, Monkey Brothers along with original productions and remixes by Deepak Sharma and Dieter Krause. Major digital partners include Beatport, Kompakt, Juno, DanceRecords, Resonant Vibes and Complete-USA handling vinyl distribution.