NGC-5128 is the alias name for Kristaps Lagzdiņš, a Latvian Techno producer and DJ from Riga, Latvia. NGC-5128 is deeply involved in the Latvian electronic music community and regularly performs at different clubs and events. He actively promotes various electronic music events, like Techno Carnival and his tracks have been included on some Latvian e-music compilations. Besides producing his own music, he has done a handful of remixes.
Links to Peel
Peel played a track by NGC-5128 called Xenoid Base (Tec-3) from a Latvian compilation electronic album that was sent to him from the Stirna label, whose name is a Latvian word for the roe deer animal. According to available playlists on this site, Peel seemed to only played the track once on his BBC Radio One show, but did play it also on his Radio Mafia show, a radio station that is based in Finland.
- 11 September 2002: Xenoid Base (Tec-3) (LP – Motobase) Stirna
- 19 September 2002 (Radio Mafia): Xenoid Base (Tec-3) (LP – Motobase) Stirna