mark wehlke, born in Munich, Germany, started his electronic career in 1989.
after his first big bookings on germany´s most popular rave scenes, he changed his name to dj manga and released his first records in 1994.
his tracks gained him more and more recognition worldwide, so it was just a matter of time until he played the big international techno festivals:
Love Parade (Berlin)
Street Parade (Zurich)
Rave City (Munich)
Rave on snow (Austria)
Thai Break (Thailand)
Space Invaders (Ibiza)
Makina Legends (Barcelona)
Sommer of Love (Italy)
and the clubs all over europe:
Riu Pallace (Mallorca)
Scorpia, Central, Pont Aeri and Wonder (Barcelona)
E-Werk, Unit, Voila (Hamburg)
Road House (Heide)
Hospital Club (Khabarovsk)
Berlin Club (Khabarovsk)
over the years techno music changed a lot, so did his name. as marc manga, and meanwhile as a highly respected artist in the electronic music scene, he released several successful tracks on big music labels like kosmo music, netrecord-z, edm, bit music, boy records. club tools and bmg records.
he also did a lot of remix work for dj tomcraft, sm-trax, bossi, milk+sugar and a project with sunbeam.
2004 he quit his pseudonym and released from now on as mark wehlke on f-tone (kosmo music).
the first single “one” (2005) was a big hit in the clubs in italy and germany and was featured by many djs like sven väth, karotte, tom wax, ingo boss, boris dlugosch, tania vulcano and many more.
his next release, “two” (2006), was successful in italy, france and germany and had also a big international dj support.
in the end of 2006, remixes of the single “one” were released, featuring mixes from karotte and ingo boss (cocoon/Frankfurt).
today, he plays also in the best Russian club hospital, khabarovsk (far east).
no matter his international success, he never turned his back on his loved hometown munich and still loves to perform in the city’s most popular clubs like rote sonne and ampere
He's a founding member of the collective "munich techno".
mark wehlke found his style is techno music, giving it his personal touch with his great mixing skills.
Selected discography Mark Wehlke
manga vs romeo - nothing is impossible (superspecial rec. ffm, 1994)
manga & lome - the spirit (BMG, 1995)
dj manga - fantasy...made in hongkong (EDM Rec., 1996)
dj manga - judgement day (EDM Rec./Bit Rec., 1997)
dj manga & gollum - first strike (EDM Rec., 1997)
dj manga - free (EDM Rec., 1998)
dj manga's wicked maniacs - turn the key (EDM Rec./Boy Rec.,1998)
marc manga - sun, moon, stars (EDM Rec., 1999)
marc manga - the future (club tools/edel, 1999)
marc manga - lovin' (club tools/edel, 1999)
marc manga - chase the sun (netrecordz, 2001)
mark wehlke - one (f-ton/kosmo music, 2005)
mark wehlke & ingo boss - 5 days in munich (f-ton/kosmo music, 2005)
mark wehlke - two (f-ton/kosmo music, 2005)
mark wehlke - one/ 5 days in munich mixes (f-ton/kosmo music, 2006)
dj ace & mc v. - armed - dj manga rmx (vigato rec., 1998)
dj ace & mc v - kick'in in the bass - dj manga rmx (vigato rec., 1998)
t.b.r. - so come on - dj manga rmx (illuminate rec., 1998)
rise & shine - hungry animal - dj manga rmx (club tools/edel, 1999)
hitch hiker & dumont - genesis - marc manga rmx (velvet vibe rec./BMG, 1999)
dj tomcraft - gothic - marc manga rmx (kosmo rec., 1999)
sm trax - is calling - marc manga rmx (club tools/edel, 1999)
bossi - reality - marc manga rmx (x-it rec., 1999)
universal dream - free - dj manga rmx (sonar rec., 2001)
dj tomcraft - prosac - marc manga rmx (kosmo rec., 2001)
spider & bird - color variations - mark wehlke rmx (f-ton/kosmo music, 2006)
perls project - afterthought - skull & bones rmx (kosmo rec., 2006)
Joseph Disco - Schnee (Treibjagd Records, 2014)
Dj Manga - Fantasy...made in Hongkong - ReRelease 2013 (EDM Records)
Dj Manga - Judgement Day - ReRelease 2013 (EDM Records)
Dj Gollum & Dj Manga - First Strike - ReRelease 2014 (EDM Records)
Dj Manga - Free - ReRelease 2014 (Drehscheibe)
Dj Mnaga - Sun, Moon, Stars - ReRelease 2014 (Drehscheibe)
Dj Manga - Turn the Key - ReRelease 2014 (EDM Records)