Frederik Schikowski

Frederik Schikowski

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Electronic musician from Berlin/Germany.
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Frederik Schikowski Discography Tracks

Albums

Frederik Schikowski Frederik Schikowski Irritant UK 1998 Sell This Version
IRRITANT10 Frederik Schikowski Einblick Ins Familienalbum(CD, Album) Irritant IRRITANT10 UK 1999 Sell This Version
A.D.S.R. 009 Frederik Schikowski / Skanfrom Frederik Schikowski / Skanfrom - Untitled(LP, Ltd) A.D.S.R. A.D.S.R. 009 Germany 2000 Sell This Version
betrug005 Frederik Schikowski Tja, Nein(LP) Betrug betrug005 Germany 2001 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

LNV 04 Frederik Schikowski Mein Kleines Pony(10") Lux Nigra LNV 04 Germany 1999 Sell This Version
janein 01 Frederik Schikowski Janein(12") Trakehner janein 01 Germany 1999 Sell This Version
LNV 07 Frederik Schikowski Ich Möchte Mich Zusammenfalten Und Nur Noch Eine Mitte Sein(7") Lux Nigra LNV 07 Germany 2000 Sell This Version
SWAMP 02 Frederik Schikowski / Gelbart Frederik Schikowski / Gelbart - Ducks Don't Swim In Swamps - Vol. 2(CDr, Mini) Ak Duck SWAMP 02 Israel 2005 Sell This Version
Esel 33 Frederik Schikowski Was Hat Das Mit Mir Zu Tun?(10") Esel Esel 33 Germany 2008 Sell This Version
Frederik Schikowski In Geordneten Verhältnissen The Brain Records, Sozialistischer Plattenbau Germany 2013 Sell This Version

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Jarren

Jarren

September 23, 2013
edited over 4 years ago
A very curious artist, who is easily defined by two separate yet similar styles.

The first is a very harsh, rhythmic sound that could best be described as distorted breakbeat / electro with simple riffs.

The other is quite the opposite, an incredibly rich melodic sound which relies on a very simplistic, almost childlike rhythm backing.

Two very separate styles, you must agree. Why are they similar?

Well, they are both produced by what could be described as a Commodore 64 SID Chip combined with a cheap digital Casio keyboard.

This will be harsh listening to some, but to others it will be tear inducingly beautiful.

Personally, I adore the melodic side of Schikowski and can easily do without the more brutal pieces, but no matter what track you first land upon it will certainly ignite you.

Recommended first listening:

Rubik's Cube
Alles Hat Zwei Seiten, Auch Wenn Mancher Sie Nicht Hört
Jazz Inspired Piano Compositions - Inspired Keyboard Compositions
Fenster Zum Fenster

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