Michael Mayer on His Legendary Kompakt Label: “Breaking Expectations and Formulas”

May 13, 2014

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If Germany has dominated techno since the turn of the millennium, it’s thanks in no small part to the enduring influence of one label: the legendary Cologne-based Kompakt Records. Launched in 1998, Kompakt artists would marry ambient electronica’s abstract, hypnotic sound design with driving four-to-the-floor beats to spawn the minimal techno aesthetic still in vogue around the globe today. Click here to read more

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