Headbanger / Waxweazle

Style : Early / Happy Hardcore / Hardcore
Label : ID & T / Megarave Records
Performance : DJ set
Resident : Netherlands

WAXWEAZLE - Early / Happy Hardcore

In 1993 Rob met Lex van Coeverden and he was the label manager of Dance International Records. He liked Rob’s new tracks and wanted to release them.Using the alias of Waxweazle as a writer and the artist name of Somebody from Rotterdam the tracks were released. Success in both Germany and Japan followed; other productions on the label went the same way.In 1994 Duncan Stutterheim (ID&T) had a meeting with Ed Bout (Holograpic), Peter Paul Pigmans  and Rob. This meeting resulted in a collab between Peter Paul and Rob. Together they made 2 tracks. This is the Thunderdome and Motherfuckers you’re gonna die, the name for the project became 3 Steps ahead. The second e.p on their label Steps records were 2 solo tracks by each of them. Peter Paul and Rob wanted both to go their own ways so Peter Paul kept on using the name 3 steps Ahead and Rob was offered his own label by ID&T. At the end of 94 Waxweazle Vinyl was started.

The First release Legs outsold all of the other records that were released by that time at ID&T. Hits like Legs, Spread your wings (with Guitar Rob),Pump it dj (with Guitar Rob), Hardcore Power,Brainscan,FIXXXED (with DJ Promo)and many more were released. 30 Releases in total were produced for the label.

Other producers also got the chance, Tails and Noizer, Recharge, DJ Delirium, E-Rick and Tactic, DJ Promo and many more made records for the label.

As DJ Waxweazle rob was introduced at an Earthquake party in 1994. In 1995 Rob recieved a Thunderdome Award for best upcoming DJ ,


The Headbanger aka Rob Fabrie is a true hardcore veteran. With roots in the early house scene of the nineties through Holy Noise together with Paul Elstak and happy hardcore momentum through ID&T. Rob Fabrie produced hardcore for ID&T, Rotterdam Records, Megarave and Noculan.

Rob also remixed some of the biggest classics here are a few: Turbulence ‘n’ Terrorists – Six Million Ways to Die (Headbanger rmx), Chosen Few – Name of the DJ (Headbanger rmx), Buzz Fuzz – XTC Love (Headbanger rmx), Bass Reaction – Technophobia (Headbanger rmx), Neophyte vs The Stunned Guys – Army of real hardcore (Headbanger rmx), Masters of Ceremony – 2008 Skulls (Headbanger rmx),Gizmo – End of the beginning (Headbanger rmx), Dione – Pain till I die (Headbanger rmx),Tommyknocker – The Nutrition (Headbanger rmx) and more.

As DJ Headbanger Rob performed on all the big festivals and raves. 2016 is the year that Rob wanted to produce Hardcore again.

B2BW2016 (Headbanger goes BZRK rmx) by Buzz Fuzz & DJ Delirium was released on BZRK Records and stormed to the 3rd position in the Hardtunes top 100.Na-Goyah –Enemy (Headbanger rmx) was released on Coolman Records. Also a collab by Na-Goyah & The Headbanger is released by Coolman Records Solo Headbanger tracks are in the making again!

Still performing to this day Rob has played lots of major festivals and raves. Thunderdome, Global Hardcore Nation,Mysteryland, Earthquake, Decibel,Hellraiser, Nature One, Colorfest, Dominator, Groundzero, Love Parade (2x and Love Parade Vienna), Street Parade, Energy, Defqon and many more. Countries where he has performed are The Netherlands,USA, Russia, Ukraine, Ireland, Scotland, UK, Germany, Belgium, France, Spain, Switzerland, Austria and Italy.


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