“There’s something special about an artist who doesn’t soak up the limelight and continues to produce music that doesn’t digress away from his roots. Germany’s Joachim Spieth is one such artist. After beginning his career in 1999 with his first release on Cologne’s Kompakt label, he continued to belt out release after release on house and techno’s most prolific labels. Ranging from Kompakt to Traum Schallplatten, to Tranclucent he had a steady stream of success with all of his releases. Finally, in 2008 he launched his very own label Affin, which has been described as an ‘open playground’ for Techno House & Minimal. With his “Never Mind” remixes, there’s versatility, technical prowess and at the same time, he uses his experiences and his deep rooted knowledge to showcase the quality of his productions, which are top class. We sat down with the German artist to talk about his foray into the dance music industry, how his sound has evolved over the years, and his future projects… (read interview here)”
Preparing for next #Affin showcase. C u tomorrow in Copenhagen @ #KB18 @affinltd #techno
“Cracking” marks our 20th vinyl release! For that reason a mini compilation seemed to be a good choice. With MTD, Niereich & Andrea Belluzzi (who remixes Joachim Spieth‘s “Never Mind”) and Keith Carnal we’re sure to deliver a strong 12″ that will find its way into a lot of DJ cases! Preorder vinyl on Deejay.de (Release: sadly delayed…)
Chris Liebing, DVS1, Heiko Laux, Audio Injection/Truncate, Joseph Capriati, Slam, Phase, Rebekah, Alan Fitzpatrick, Electric Rescue, Patrick Siech, Marcel Fengler, Electric Indigo, DJ Hyperactive, Richie Hawtin, Joel Mull, Blank Code, Bas Mooy, Mattias Fridell, D. Diggler, Nihad Tule, Raphael Dincsoy, Hector Oaks, Arnaud Le Texier, Niereich, Go Hiyama, Simo Lorenz, Mary Velo, Drumcomplex, Chris Stanford, Unam Zetineb, Viktoria, L.A.W., Deepchild, ad.lib, Scan Mode, Krenzlin, Dave Ellesmere, Antonio De Angelis, Justin Schumacher …
Il y a quelques semaines, Delighted s’est entretenu avec le fondateur du label allemand Affin à l’occasion de la sortie d’Aidan, son dernier EP. On adore ses productions et celles de son label alors on s’est dit qu’on allait vous présenter tout ça, mais pas tout seul…(read more, English version below…)
One year after its release we’re offering a proper remix package on Joachim Spieth’s “Never Mind” with The Plant Worker, Tex-Rec, Urbano, Andrea Belluzzi & Paul Mac. Enjoy! Available from 4th August 2014 on Bandcamp and all other download stores.
Joseph Capriati, DVS1, Slam, Dave Clark, Heiko Laux, Rolando, Florian Meindl, Dustin Zahn, Terence Fixmer, James Ruskin, Shinedoe, Thomas Hessler, DJ Deep, Maetrik, Samuel L Session, Rebekah, Alexi Delano, Audio Injection/Truncate, Richie Hawtin, Hans Bouffmyhre, Roman Lindau, Samuli Kemppi, Electric Indigo, Niereich, Blank Code, Arnaud Le Texier, Bas Mooy, NX1, Steve Parker, Mary Velo, Mike Wall, Roberto, Patrick Siech, Nihad Tule, David – ATT Series, Mattias Fridell, Raphael Dincsoy, Billy Johnston, L.A.W., Keith Carnal, Simo Lorenz, Couch Lock, Chemie, Cleric, Viktoria, Drumcomplex, Go Hiyama, Paul Mac, Unam Zetineb, Chris Page, Egor Boss, Krenzlin, Patrick Bateman,…