Tagged: Cologne

RA.570 Wolfgang Voigt

This month, Wolfgang Voigt revived his legendary ambient techno project with Narkopop, the first Gas album in 17 years. Gas, with its baroque classical samples and misty atmospheres, was a tribute to Voigt’s childhood experiences...

Superpitcher Groove podcast 101

The Golden Ravedays Meditations #1 01. Superpitcher – Yves (Short Version) 02. Alice Coltrane Turiyasangitananda – Om Shanti 03. Auntie Flo – Rainfall On Red Earth 04. Superpitcher – Howl 05. Body Four –...

Königsforst

Königsforst is the third album by Wolfgang Voigt’s Gas project. It was released in 1999 on the Mille Plateaux label. The album is named after Königsforst recreation park, near Voigt’s hometown of Köln, in...

Narkopop

Nearly two decades after his last release ‘Pop’ on Mille Plateaux, GAS is BACK. On April 21, GAS will release a brand-new album titled ‘NARKOPOP’. Available as luxurious hardcover CD or vinyl artbook editions...

Nah Und Fern

Serious Times – Serious Music. In the middle of the 1990s, Wolfgang Voigt, better known under a great many pseudonyms such as MIKE INK, STUDIO1 or GRUNGERMAN, and the driving force behind the rise...

Kölner Dom

Today, 20 years ago, the Cologne Cathedral was included in the list of UNESCO World Cultural Heritage. Begun in 1248, the building of this Gothic masterpiece took place in several stages and was not...

M.Mayer

Get on your bike and join Michael Mayer for a tour around his adopted city of residence Cologne, Germany on this Telekom Electronic Beats TV feature. Kompakt’s co-founder opens up about his DJ and...

Inside Kompakt

Take a look behind the scenes of Kompakt with this feature of Smirnoff Sound Collective and GROOVE-Magazin.

Sketches for the next season

Jonas Bering – the grand seigneur of timeless, beautiful minimalism, knows exactly what he wants: to freeze great moments. A good solid wine needs time to mature, and so does a good album. The...