Tag: affin

XLR8R Podcast 764: Joachim Spieth

A few weeks ago I received a request from XLR8R, concerning the 15 year label birthday of Affin to make a podcast. so I took another look at the so far published.Accompanying the podcast we had a conversation about the beginnings, what is currently happening and an outlook on what

XV | 2

With the project XV | 2 Affin leaves 15 years of its existence behind and looks expectantly and full of optimism into the future. The Alchemical Theory starts with “Voyager” a deep trip into the pleasures of broken beats, paired with melodic inserts. With “Reforma” Massa once again delivers a

Textures [Sound Library 3]

This sound library is the third part of my “Textures” series, which was created in the first half of 2022.

Flow

The Flow Of Water – The Flow Of Music is the result of a grant that I worked on in the first half of 2022. Thematically, the work deals with the translation of water sounds.

XV | 1

Exclusive tracks to celebrate Affin’s 15 years anniversary from MTRL, Joachim Spieth & Cauê, Reggy Van Oers & Svarog.

Focus On ASC

British-born, U.S.-based artist James Clements, better known to most as ASC, has been musically active for more than 2 decades. With more than 20 albums and collaborations with labels such as Auxiliary (of which he is the operator), Silent Season, Horo, Semantica (…) it needs practically no further words to

Seasons

Seasons is the result of a grant I worked on in the second half of 2021. Thematically, the EP deals with the translation of nature sounds and sensory impressions that I collected in countless walks in a nearby forest.

Crystal Castle Album

To mark its tenth anniversary, the album “Crystal Castle” by Regensburg-based artist Markus Guentner is now being released for the first time as a physical recording in limited quantities.

15 Years Affin 

15 years is a long time in electronic music. I associate an incredible amount of emotions, thoughts, designs, conversations, projects, contacts and travels with this time.

Textures [Sound Library 2]

I recently completed the second sound library in my “Textures” series. This one acts as an acoustic canvas and prepares an interesting sound rich base to design different acoustic projections…

Variance on Semantica

Variance is a cooperation between Toki Fuko and Joachim Spieth, appearing on the spanish Semantica label.

Textures [Sound Library 1]

“Textures” is a sound library that I’ve created during Winter 2021. It is a carefully selected collection of cinematic and evolving sounds.

Ousia album

With Ousia, Joachim Spieth presents the third long player on his label Affin. The follow-up album to “Tides” creates imaginary spaces, translates ephemeral impressions and condenses them into cinematic soundscapes.

Focus on Vâyu

Talking with the French artist Vâyu about his studio work, life in France and his upcoming EP on Affin

Tides album

“Tides” is Joachim Spieth’s second longplayer which will be released on his own Affin imprint. The album is divided into 8 tracks, built by seemingly endless, sensitively interwoven surfaces.

Focus on Blazej Malinowski

Speaking with the the Polish DJ and producer Blazej Malinowski about his plans to start his own label

Focus on The Alchemical Theory

Introducing The Alchemical Theory from Italy for their upcoming debut Ep in Affin

Focus on Hoedus

Excited about Hoedus. After popping up on RVO’s Telemorph label I invited him contribute a track for Affinity 4

Focus on Massa

The Spanish producer ( & label owner of Hidden Traffic) appeared already on Affin’s Decennium series in 2017. And he’s coming back to contribute a track for the Affinity vinyl series. Good option for me to ask a few questions

Focus On A Sacred Geometry

I was super happy being able to include him on our upcoming Affinity 3 vinyl. A Sacred Geometry is an amazing sound designer and label owner, based in Berlin

Focus On Einox

Just signed a new talent from Seoul. Einox is a producer and live act and just released his debut on Affin

Focus On Aleja Sanchez

A preview on an upcoming Affin project and some infos about her recent album on Aleja Sanchez own label Northallsen Records

Focus On Nørbak

Hard working producer and remarkable steps in the last years, it was on time chatting with Nørbak

Focus On Arnaud Le Texier

Arnaud Le Texier, label owner of Children of tomorrow was chatting with me about how his studio work changed in the last years.

Focus on Toki Fuko

Introducing the Russian artist Toki Fuko. In 2015 I started working with him and with the Floating EP we’re close to a follow up.

Focus On CHPTR

CHPTR is a musical conversation between two strong characters. A dialog between friends who don’t need words to interact.

Focus On Svarog

Talking with the Lviv-based DJ & producer about his upcoming debut vinyl on Affin

Focus on Dino Sabatini

An interview with the Italian producer Dino Sabatini about his studio setup and his work

Irradiance album

Irradiance is Joachim Spieth’s first full length album, to be released on his own imprint Affin. It reflects a cycle of realignment in a carefully realized emotional journey.

Focus on Artefacts Mastering

One of the most influential persons I got in touch in the last years. Gio from Artefacts Mastering shaped my thoughts about how to produce music like no other and with this interview he reveals some facts about mastering and mixdown.

Focus on Deepbass

chatting with Deepbass about his live acts and his co-operations

Focus on Markus Guentner

Markus Guentner is one of the most important representatives of modern ambient music. With Crystal Castle he published a timeless piece of music on affin

Focus on Reggy Van Oers

RVO is one the artists I work since more than a decade. Time for chatting about his studio skills and Pristine, his upcoming EP

Martin Gore charts Sensual

Martin Gore charts “Sensual” from Affin 100 compilation.

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