Silicon Attic was formed in 1997 by Yacco Vijn. At the time Yacco was a full-time DJ, playing on parties all over the world. Silicon Attic signed to respected British record label Blueroom Released in 1998, releasing the experimental E.P. 'Arecibo Calling' - produced by Jens Waldebäck (Cwithe, Juno Reactor). As a DJ, Yacco was resident at legendary Mazzo (Amsterdam) and regular guest DJ at clubs like Shambala in Vienna, REX in Paris, Alonby & BPM in Tel Aviv and played at parties in Holland, Switzerland, Denmark, Sweden, Austria, Africa, Israel, France and the UK.