Tagged: techno

Sous le donjon de Manu Le Malin

A night in 1997, Manu Le Malin (Emmanuel Dauchez), invited by the Astropolis crew, discovered the Castle of Keriolet, in Concarneau. He was only 26 years old. Twenty years later, the “enfant terrible” of...

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...

Daft Punk BBC Essential Mix 1997.03.02

In the early morning hours of March 2 1997, Pete Tong introduced Daft Punk for their first BBC Essential Mix. Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo and Thomas Bangalter were only a few weeks fresh from their...

Kraftwerk and the electronic revolution

As innovative as they are influential, Kraftwerk‘s contribution to the development of electronic music since their formation in 1970 remains unsurpassed. Having inspired everyone from Bowie to Coldplay, Siouxsie to Radiohead, this bizarre collective...

The story of Chicago House music

Your browser does not support iframes. TV One’s docuseries takes an ambitious approach to telling the larger story of this unheralded black musical genre from the South Side of Chicago and the man who...

Sven Väth December 1991 chart

Enjoy this 25 years old Groove December chart by Papa Sven. His sets at Omen club in Frankfurt became the reference for the “early” techno scene in Germany. [Via: groove.de]

Ellen Allien : BBC Radio 1’s Essential Mix

Ellen Allien is a DJ, producer, label owner and founder of BPitch Control. She even designs t-shirts! She’s held residencies at legendary venues like Tresor and E-Werk in her hometown of Berlin, as well as...

Moderat live @ Velodrom Berlin 2016

Moderat are Modeselektor and Apparat. Hardly anybody has brought electronic music from Berlin to the farthest flung corners of the world with more passion and enthusiasm than these two heavyweights. Modeselektor – Gernot Bronsert...