It began for Guy Gerber at the age of 16. After playing soccer for almost his entire life, he got his first electric guitar. That was the end of sport and the beginning of the music addiction. Listening to bands like Joy Division, My Bloody..
Although he doesn't use the word himself, French house superstar Bob Sinclar (or Christophe Le Friant as his folks decreed it) is a bit of a hippy. Speaking from Jamaica, where he's recording a new album with reggae production legends Sly a..
Globally recognized as one of the most talented young producers and DJs to come out of the scene in recent years, Chris Lake has made the DJ elite sit up and take notice. His innovative productions backed by the likes of Sasha, Kleinenberg ..
To pioneer your own sub genre of electronic music in the music industry today is no simple task, it is essentially equivalent to Chuck Berry inventing Rock music in 1955 or Massive Attack effectively originating Trip Hop in 1983 . . . Elec..
Mihai Popoviciu, from Sibiu in Romania, is considered one of the most innovative eastern European producers of electronic music today. He was born in Romania in 1981 and was drawn to the fast-growing rave scene in the 1990s. At age 15 he wa..
Marcos Grijó was born in Santiago de Compostela (Galicia - Spain). And with only 15 years old he starts making contact with electronic music and thanks to his friend he begins to listen to artists like Oscar Mulero, Cristian Varela, Richie ..
Solomun, born as Mladen Solumun, is a passionated DJ out of the heart of Bosnia. Turning his records, he imagines the whole picture, and is reading the party between its line. Keeping true to his style the dancing crowd cant believe the par..
Like a lot of dance music producers, Berlin's Ellen Allien has had her hands in just about every aspect of her field. Allien's immersion into dance music began during an extended stay in London, at the height of the acid house phenomenon. S..
In the last few years there has been a proliferation in the amount of people producing really good techno, acid, minimal and everything in between. The majority of these producers are new, but Robert Babicz (aka Rob Acid) is an example of a..
Wenn von Mousse T. die Rede ist, dann fällt es schwer, mit Superlativen zu geizen. Es gibt wohl kaum eine DJ- und Producerpersönlichkeit von internationalem Format, die einen ähnlich erfolgreichen Weg hinter sich hat wie der 1966 in Hagen g..
Paul Kalkbrenner is, without doubt, the most innovative European electronic artist of the past five years. Even his releases pre-Bpitch Control are outstanding in terms of structure, constraint, and melody. As he mentioned in one interview,..
Booka Shade are Walter Merziger and Arno Kammermeier, production masterminds behind most Get Physical releases (eg all releases and remixes of M.A.N.D.Y., DJ T., Sunsetpeople and Chelonis R. Jones). In charge of their own production company..
Germany's minimal dance connoisseur, Steve Bug, started his DJ-career in a small after-hour bar near Ibiza's Space back in 1991 - soon becoming resident DJ in the best club in his hometown Bremen and booked to major German events such as th..
Since 1994 Stef An, also known as LOPAZZ, has been part of the Heidelberg based HD800 team; he also runs the multimedia label 800achtspur, and is renowned as a film composer and Mix-Mastering-Engineer, having written, produced and engineere..