tigermaan

tigermaan

Real Name:
Martin Tigermaan
Profile:
Member of Humaniztikz and Modfunk.

Martin Tigermaan – is a Polish artist who works on the electronic scene. Involved in music since 1991. His name is derived from the Chinese zodiac sign from which he his and has been combined with the Dutch word "maan" (moon). Began his music career with the rap duo called Trials X. Debut album (one and only) became probably the most important release in a history of Polish rap culture in the mid 90’ies - and a re-released in 2014 by Fonografika. Now classified as one of the best hip hop classics. In 1999 together with MODFUNK duo he went into dance scene and have already made a huge impact on the dance music, with numerous singles and remixes to their name. First album was released in 2002 and contained elements of classic house, funk, r&b and jazz and was hailed as one of the most important debut albums on the Polish club scene. MODFUNK has since produced a number of other club tracks for a range of independent and major labels including Machine Gun Ibiza Records [London], Help Yourself [France] and Sony BMG [Poland]. Each 12” single had a surprising rating i n DJMAG: 4 points out 5 and good international feedback. Since 2005 to 2010 Tigermaan was a co-owner and A&R in a Warsaw based label SEEK Records. Under this label he was releasing his work with Modfunk, Tigermaan and Autor-X. His second LP called “Emofunk” released in 2008 together with Modfunk features guest appearance by Philippe Zdar from the French super-group CASSIUS and John Webb from the U.S. formation Love Meets Lust. The video for the hit single SHOWTIME was directed by the talented Swiss graphic designer named YEHTEH. "Landgrab" is the title of the third Modfunk studio album. The album was released in 2012 and it was a return to the lighter sound style - house and nu-disco. Although well-known artists do not appear here and most of the tunes are instrumental productions. In all these musical activities he matured to be not only a music producer but also an entrepreneur. Thus was born Projection label and Fast Muzik Booking agency which marked the beginning of new business entity finally called Life Is Music Entertainment (est. 2008). Running a business plus artistic experience helped him in promoting others, and in inventing and implementing new creative projects. In the years 2008-2011 he studied at the Jagiellonian University in Krakow Film Studies at The Institute of Audiovisual Arts.
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tigermaan Discography

Singles & EPs

MGI 004 Tigermaan Go Forward Machine Gun Ibiza MGI 004 UK 2005 Sell This Version
SEEKD004 Tigermaan Tigermaan(File, EP) Seek Records SEEKD004 Poland 2007
SEEKD010 Tigermaan Street Move(File, EP) Seek Records SEEKD010 Poland 2007

Miscellaneous

10013515 Tigermaan Dance Tonight(2xFile, MP3, 320) Projection 10013515 Poland 2010
10030788 Tigermaan Flashbacks EP(4xFile, MP3, 320) Projection 10030788 Poland 2011
10033387 Tigermaan Go Forward Re-Edit(2xFile, MP3, 320) Projection 10033387 Poland 2011
10029943 Tigermaan Tropical Inception(4xFile, MP3, 320) Projection 10029943 Poland 2011
10059726 Tigermaan Deep City Presents Moontime(2xFile, MP3, 320) Projection 10059726 Poland 2013
10070420 Tigermaan Among The Clouds(File, MP3, 320) Projection 10070420 Poland 2014