In rarer occasions, the Euro-dominated electric music world gets shaken up from off-center, in some instances the fierce synths and striking basslines reverb from the streets of LA.
When Kristian Rädle and Frank Wiedemann announced their debut album ‘Dream House’ on Innervisions last year critiques, music enthusiasts as well as artists collectively jumped for joy eagerly awaiting the eleven-track-comprising musical ‘earthquake’ emphasizing the gentle side of electronic music’s prolific duo.
As half of Simian Mobile Disco or solo under his Jas Shaw moniker the British producer has been a constant contributor to the electronic music scene on so many musical levels for decades.
Two years ago, Torture the Artist caught up with Lehar as the Italian DJ/Producer sat in his studio somewhere in the woods near Venice with a very slight idea of what was to come.
Self-reflective, critical, edgy, highly motivated and passionate about music – artist duo, live-act, DJs or simply spoken Kollektiv Turmstrasse reveal their story of success, which has not always been going into one direction only.
So much has happened to the Lipsky brothers in just a span of two years, and though certain things remained, all the time that had passed is nowhere near simple nor symmetrical.
‘Back in the Zukunft’ introduced Berlin-based artist Skatman fully to the electronic music scene.
Known for its blossoming and ardent nightlife Israel has become the starting point for many artists’ careers in the electronic music scene over the past years and that does not seem to recede any time soon.