IAN CRANK, Jan Dahlhaus with civil name, is a Techno-Dj from Bochum in the heart of the Ruhr area and therefore a real pot boy. 9 years Jan was, under another artist name, nationwide on the road as a Dj and has made a name for himself at various festivals and in numerous clubs. made a name for himself. He became well known for his versatility, which he always with his extraordinary sound mix of TechHouse and HipHop. and hip hop. In the background he has always followed his secret passion, the techno music. music. In 2017, Jan decided to end his previous, very successful, concept concept and to continue with the newfound enthusiasm for electronic dance music dance music as well as the passion for specific sound to found the project „IAN CRANK“. IAN CRANK is a protagonist of the driving and powerful powerful techno music. With his individual sets he inspires now for a long time his his steadily growing fan base for quite some time now and sometimes also attracts the attention of promoters to his attention. Since 2018 he is a family member of the Hasenbau Crew and has releases on the labels Dolma Records, Døgmatic, Darkart and Prescribed Trax.
With the track „Digital“ he landed in 2021 at number 8 of the worldwide Hardtechno Charts and number 2 on the Beatport Album Charts. He is also a resident of the event series „Techno O Plomo“ and Polarize. Furthermore he could in numerous clubs, like the „Butan“ (Wuppertal), „Artheater“ (Cologne), “ and the „Studio Club“ (Essen), to prove his talent. Julian Jeweil, Dj Hell, Drumcomplex, Steve Shaden and Klaudia Gawlas are sometimes only a few artists, at whose side IAN CRANK was already able to show his skills. his skills. Tirelessly he follows his passion and his goal, to set driving impulses to set driving impulses at large events.