Tagged: Michael Mayer


Stream Kompakt’s Pop Ambient 2013

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 »

POSTED January 14, 2013 11:00AM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , , ,

Download Michael Mayer’s Resident Advisor Podcast

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 »

POSTED October 29, 2012 1:00PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , ,

GEN F: Michael Mayer

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 »

POSTED October 22, 2012 10:09AM IN GEN F TAGS: , ,


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 »

POSTED October 8, 2012 12:00AM IN BACK ISSUES, ISSUES Comments (1) TAGS: , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Michael Mayer, “Good Times” MP3

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 »

POSTED September 10, 2012 3:15PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , ,

Delphic, “Halcyon (Michael Mayer Remix)” MP3

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 »

POSTED June 10, 2010 5:00PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , , ,

Copenhagen Raves: Julianne at Distortion Festival, End Times

Truncated report from days three and four of Distortion Festival: Almost died!

POSTED June 7, 2010 6:30PM IN MUSIC NEWS TAGS: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,