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,..
It's hard to believe that it's been a decade since Sven Väth started his Cocoon residency in Ibiza's Amnesia. The veteran Frankfurt DJ's Monday night party has been one of the most seminal clubs over the past ten years, shifting the musical..
- A crazed scuba diver practices dance moves over London - Tube & Berger made a name for themselves in the dance business after their track 'Straight Ahead' went on to be a massive hit and topped several dance charts all over the world. ..
In 2009, Brazilian producer Gui Boratto went global. Riding a wave of critical acclaim with his 'No Turning Back' single and the 'Take My Breath Away' album, Gui toured the world, performing all over Europe, Asia, Latin America and the US -..
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..
Der Dritte Raum ("The Third Room") is the alias of producer Andreas Krüger and live co-pilot Ralf Uhrlandt. In 1994 D3R signed with Sven Vath's Harthouse imprint, releasing Mental Modulator in that year. They went on to release another full..
Until he began branching out in 1996 with a barrage of album productions and remix classics (several of which were heard by more people than the originals), Armand Van Helden was one of the best-kept secrets in house music, recording for su..
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..
Since his debut at Manchester's Hacienda in 1987, the beginning of the Acid House explosion, Laurent Garnier has played a key role in the development of the electronic music scene. Over the last ten years he has built up his international r..
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..
Der Oldenburger Oliver Huntemann hat viele Gesichter. Als Chef des Techno- Labels Confused Recordings gehört er seit 1995 zu den wichtigsten deutschen Institutionen für elektronische Tanzmusik. In der Rolle des Produzenten verfolgt er seine..
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..
Welcome to a world where crispy baked bass drums give the keynote, where 'Momratzn' twitch to tweaking hi-hats and speech bubbles wave engaging basses to you! Do you falter on making a tough decision? Super Flu recommend garlic bread rolls..
BUTCH can easily be counted as one of the most interesting newcomers of the last two years in the world of electronic music. With his innovative productions and remixes that range from Techno, Minimal and Neo-Trance, which were released on ..
It would take a long essay to fully explain UMEK’s meaning to electronic music. The Slovenian born producer and DJ has been setting trends and rocking dance floors for two decades now -- and still shows no signs of slowing down. He’s tirele..
Born in 1980. At 6 years of age he was really interested on data processing (street fighter on Amstrad CPC). Very quickly his glance turned to an alliance between the sound and the computers. His first steps were done thanks to the Soundtra..
"Authenticity is everything - without it everything would appear to be nothing more than a hollow shell", says someone who has found himself at the centre of the international techno scene since 2006. The passionate musician from Bremen has..
Techno duo Hardfloor's acid sound is credited to their virtuoso skill at manipulating Roland TB-303 bass synthesisers. They reputedly use up to six of these machines at once, some of which are highly modified. Forming in 1991 as the German..