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Take A Tour Of Cologne With Kompakt’s Michael Mayer Via This Video From Our YouTube Channel

The producer, DJ and label head takes us on a tour of Cologne while tracing his 20-year career.

Michael Mayer‘s story (and the story of Kompakt) is tied to Cologne.

In this video feature, the DJ and producer takes us on a bike tour of his adopted city while tracing his career—from his early aspirations in composition to his obsession with DJing and, finally, his full-on dive into production. Over the course of the video, we see some of Mayer’s favorite spots while learning about his affinity for pop music and how he emphasizes feel over technicality in the studio.

Watch the video above, and stay tuned to our YouTube channel for more videos like this every Tuesday!