Alexander Robotnick

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Maurizio Dami is one of those producers that can honestly say “Been there, done that”. The Italian musician has been releasing music since the ’80s under his moniker Alexander Robotnick, and his cult track “Problèmes D’Amour” helped shape the sound of house music and Italo disco.

“(In the past days of music production) you couldn’t change everything later,” Robotnick explains in our Slices Magazine DVD feature from 2009. “You needed a clear idea about your work—once it was recorded, it was recorded, no chance to change it.”

Watch Alexander Robotnick’s Slices video feature, taken from Slices Issue 1-09. Find even more Slices features and live videos over at our Youtube Channel, or buy the DVD.

10 x 4 – S_W_Z_K

July 16, 2012 in Interviews by Moritz Gayard

British duo James Taylor and David Brown begat the project Swayzak, releasing two albums of charming tech-house. But last summer Taylor left the duo to pursue his own projects, leaving Brown as the sole Swayzak survivor. The good news is that today Tresor Records is about to unveil S_W_Z_K , Brown’s own solo effort and – more

Shit Robot readies debut album on DFA

July 20, 2010 in Features by EB Team

Shit Robot’s debut album titled From a Cradle To A Rave will be dropping on DFA this September. Shit Robot aka Marcus Lambkin has been a key player in the DFA story for well over a decade now and this album is true reflection of that. Featuring some key players from the DFA family including – more

Laurel Halo joins Mute sub-label Liberation Technologies

January 26, 2012 in Features by EB Team

Mute have started a new electronic music sub-label called Liberation Technologies which will be run by Patrick O’Neill. The first release is by King Felix, aka Lauren Halo, and will be aimed squarely at the dance-floor. Mute have a bulging back catalogue of esoteric dance music (Fad Gadget to Richie Hawtin basically) and look set – more

Fast Food 5

September 8, 2012 in Fast Food by Max Dax and Thomas Schoenberger
Electronic Beats - Fast Food 5

Fast Food is a new, regular feature on by Thomas Schoenberger and Max Dax. Every Saturday you can read a new piece of a sophisticated ongoing conversation about cooking, traditions and how to read the menu of any given restaurant. It is a discussion about disappearing spaces and why so many chefs listen to Miles Davis’ so-called ‘electric period’ after – more