It’s a sunny autumn day in London and French born DJ/Producer/label-head, musical genius of all trades, Ivan Smagghe just finished curating 59 minutes of handpicked eclectic tunes for Torture the Artist, and is up for a quick chat.
Frankfurt-based artist Stefan Haag, better known under his Chinaski alias, has been spoiling the electronic music scene with his unique dark-disco-esque music over the past years.
With his real as well as artist name meaning ‘son of a raven’ Cormac delivers an art:cast that musically portrays the characteristics of the black bird.
Hailing from the Rhein-Main area Philipp Lauer provides the scene with top-class music under several aliases or with various projects.
Having caused quite a stir with various releases on renowned labels such as Permanent Vacation or Touch From A Distance, Australian duo Donald’s House mixed and compiled the latest edition of the art:cast special series.
Having collaborated for their The Moon Landing Was A Hoax EP on Mike Simonetti’s 2MR label a couple of months ago, Keinemusik mainstay and Riotvan companions Reznik and Mikesh team up for the next Keinemusik EP, Human Factor.
Whatever it may be that one looks up when it comes to electronic music, wherever one may search to gather information about the worldwide music phenomenon called Techno, you will come across the name Roman Flügel at some point.
One of Amsterdam’s key figures when it comes to meaningful and predestinate electronic music is Nuno Dos Santos.