Tagged: Michael Mayer
Kompakt’s long-running Pop Ambient series initially felt like a survey of music that was made for taking a nap in a space station, but over the years, as the genre’s bloomed and expanded, the series … read more »
My favorite part about this Michael Mayer mix for Resident Advisor is how he reveals that he made it at home while his kids were asleep. The image of Mayer at his turntables, quietly mixing … read more »
It’s easy to imagine the Kompakt Records office in Cologne, Germany, as a blindingly white room filled with office workers also dressed in white, typing away at egg-shaped computers. In the hands of owners Michael … read more »
Four years ago my friend Kevin and I went on a trip to La Paz, the capital city of Baja Del Sur, Mexico. It’s difficult to get there direct, so we flew into Los Cabos … read more »
It’s been eight years since Kompakt label head and DJ Michael Mayer released his debut album, Touch. In the interim, Mayer has been incubating his forthcoming Mantasy LP, fusing together the “gazillions of sounds [he’s … read more »
This track is European music incarnate. Slick and swoopy haired angular rock meets brittle techno in Kompakt impresario Michael Mayer‘s remix of British next big thing hopefuls Delphic. Mayer has essentially made the Delphic single … read more »
Truncated report from days three and four of Distortion Festival: Almost died!