Record Collector, Journalist and DJ.
DJ-Stints include Mojo Club (i also wrote the liner notes to their Compilation Vol.5), Madhouse, Powerhouse and Lounge. Freelance Writer for "Jazz Thing", "Szene", "Tip" and "Style & the Family Tunes".
I did a one-off UK Garage Compilation on Edel Records: 2 Step Selection Vol.2 - The Finest Sounds Of UK Garage & 2 Step
Also running the radio show Soul Stew on FSK Hamburg for 20 years now.
Recent Activity
posted a review of Lord Finesse - Motown State Of Mind. 8 days ago
First time i didn't buy a "new" Marvin Record - just a beat and some minor twiddling with the voice. Lord Finesse was once a hip hop legend but this is just mediocre.
posted a comment on Róisín Murphy - Murphy's Law (Cosmodelica Remix). 14 days ago
There will be a 12" with the Cosmodelica Remix on the A-Side - with the regular version on the flip - but no instrumental (so far).
posted a comment on Róisín Murphy - Murphy's Law (Cosmodelica Remix). 14 days ago
There will be a 12" with the Cosmodelica Remix on the A-Side - with the regular version on the flip - but no instrumental (so far).
submitted Alhousseini Mohammed Anivolla & Girum Mezmur - Afropentatonism. 19 days ago
submitted The Bees - I Love You. 26 days ago
posted a comment on Basement Jaxx - Give Peace A Chance / Eradicate. about 1 month ago
A Jaxx Song with a message - anyone interested in a sealed copy?
posted a comment on ABC - Poison Arrow. about 1 month ago
If you haven't found out in the meantime, it probably is the US Remix: ABC - Poison Arrow (New Re-mix). (The YT Link seems to be dead)
submitted Isaac Hayes - Don't Let Go. 2 months ago
posted a comment on Jamie xx - Idontknow. 2 months ago
Am I the only who thinks it should be played on 33 rpm?
submitted Various - 100 Gassenhauer. 3 months ago
posted a comment on Die Krupps - Risikofaktor. 3 months ago
Two additions: At least the Title of „Risikofaktor“ harks back to Englers Punk Band „Male“ and their track „Risikofaktor 1:x“ which is also sung here and „Der Amboss“ is originally a promo only german version by Visage of „The Anvil“ on their regular ... See full review
submitted Hefner - Residue. 3 months ago
submitted Fjarill - Livet. 3 months ago
posted a comment on Gang Of Four - Anthrax Marxists. 3 months ago
This is a recording of the gig in Hamburgs Markthalle on Feb 23rd, 1980. I know, I was there. According to this setlist: https://www.setlist.fm/setlist/gang-of-four/1980/markthalle-hamburg-germany-33f55069.html They played two more songs (as an encore?): ... See full review
posted a comment on Róisín Murphy - Incapable. 3 months ago
It seems that will be released on (one of the three) Record Store Day(s).
posted a comment on Beau Dollar* - (I Wanna Go) Where The Soul Trees Grow / Who Knows. 3 months ago
A-Side has the same backing than the B-Side of Arthur Prysock - Soul Soliloquy. So was Arthur Prysock produced by James Brown or was William Beau Dollar Bowman produced by Henry Glover and James' Name was just dropped to sell more items?
posted a comment on Sex Pistols - Anarchy In The UK. 4 months ago
Now this record changed my life when played on a political programme in December 1976 in germany: https://www.orgienpost.de/punk-in-germany/.
posted a comment on Unknown Artist - Don't Make Me Wait. 4 months ago
This also samples "I feel for you" by Chaka Khan and other well-known sounds - guess it's from the 1990s. Though I would call this hip house, not Deep.
submitted Tweet - Oops (Oh My) D&B Remix. 4 months ago
submitted Freakniks - Under The Sun Remixed (Part One). 4 months ago
added DJ Food - A Recipe For Disaster to their collection. 4 months ago
submitted The Rance Allen Group - The Rance Allen Group. 4 months ago
submitted Carlton - The Call Is Strong. 4 months ago
submitted Glenn Miller - The Glenn Miller Story Volume 2. 5 months ago
submitted Postitunes - Positunes. 6 months ago
posted a comment on Dexys Midnight Runners - Hamburg / Audimax / 5/11/82. 7 months ago
I actually was there - 37 years ago. Still love Dexys - but then: who doesn't?
submitted Tefla & Jaleel - Interview. 7 months ago
posted a comment on Gil Scott-Heron - I'm New Here. 7 months ago
For the 10th Anniversary, there will be a new edition in Double Vinyl & CD featuring at least 2 unreleased additional tracks.
posted a comment on D.A.F.* - Live HH 12.12.80. 8 months ago
When Speelman was still on guitar. I was there at the Markthalle
submitted Rocko Schamoni - Ich Und Mein Pudel. 8 months ago
submitted Lettuce (3) - Elevate. 9 months ago
submitted Isaac Birituro And The Rail Abandon - Kalba. 9 months ago
submitted Shawn Lee - Rides Again. 9 months ago
posted a comment on Sade - Vol. 1. 9 months ago
got a spare copy - so give a ring if interested
posted a comment on Piccttiotti* - The Best Of. 9 months ago
Might sell my personal copy - if interested let me know
posted a comment on Mary J. Blige & George Michael - Let No Man Put Asunder / As. 10 months ago
got a spare copy for sale - in m- condition
submitted Durand Jones & The Indications - Don't You Know. 10 months ago
submitted Cappuccino (3) - Nur Die Besten Überleben. 10 months ago
submitted The Green Brothers (2) - Dy-No-Mite (Did You Say My Love) / Can't Give You Up (I Love You Too Much). 11 months ago
submitted Beethoven* / Conrad Hansen, Bamberger Symphoniker, Heinz Wallberg - Klavierkonzert Nr. 1 C-Dur Op. 15. 11 months ago
posted a comment on Odyssey (2) - Use It Up And Wear It Out. about 1 year ago
They just flipped sides for the european release of Odyssey (2) - Don't Tell Me, Tell Her / Use It Up And Wear It Out. For proof check the UK releases with flipped sides and the same cat number Odyssey (2) - Don't Tell Me, Tell Her / Use It Up And Wear It Out
submitted Friedrich Sunlight - Friedrich Sunlight. about 1 year ago
submitted Nonex - Radio China. about 1 year ago
submitted Viv Albertine - The Vermilion Border. about 1 year ago
posted a comment on Terry Hall - Laugh. about 1 year ago
Finally it will be released by Demon - on clear vinyl with inner sleeve. http://www.superdeluxeedition.com/news/terry-halls-laugh-issued-on-vinyl/
submitted Dexter Rico* & The Dubaholics* - Too Much Fuss. about 1 year ago
posted a comment on Buzzcocks - Another Music In A Different Kitchen. about 1 year ago
The only thing missing is the original planned album sleeve with the Collage by Linder Sterling (instead of the band pic).
submitted Next Level (3) Featuring K-Borne - I Don't Know. about 1 year ago
submitted Bazooka Cain - Lukagril. about 1 year ago
submitted Nils Wülker - Up. about 1 year ago