Tag Archives: Germany

Dad Cast: Nature One Fury Part 1

Mix made entirely from four records bought at a disused airfield in Germany in 2001. The records: Christian Morgenstern – ReDeath Before Disko [Forte] https://www.discogs.com/Christian-Morgenstern-ReDeath-Before-Disko/master/46427 T Raumschmiere – Boltzplatz EP [Kompakt] https://www.discogs.com/TRaumschmiere-Bolzplatz-EP/master/361732 Marcin Czubala – Fuck Loops [Mutter] https://www.discogs.com/artist/6354-Marcin-Czubala Thomas … Continue reading

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Dad Noise: The Schaffel

What do you get when you cross this: With this: Schaffelbeat was a funny little phenomenon that popped up somewhere in the mid 90s in Cologne, Germany (hence the flag), reaching a height of popularity in the early noughties with … Continue reading

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Love Inc – R.E.S.P.E.C.T.

This tune is huge. It’s made for those moments when the lighting monkey is a bit drunk and trigger happy with the smoke machine, and then forgets to turn off the strobes. Boof. Mike Ink is a bit of an … Continue reading

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Dad Dancing: The Monks – Monk Chant

We’re back in black! And what better way to announce our return than with The Monks making a monstrous racket live on German TV in 1966. I recently got a vinyl of the album Black Monk Timeon Amazon. The Monks … Continue reading

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Dad Tape: Tanith at Universe 1992

Most old rave tapes are best left in the dusty glove compartment of ancient history. You think ‘I used to love that tape of DJ Ratbag at the Eclipse’, and thanks to the wonder of the internet, you can now … Continue reading

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System 01 – Drugs Work

. Bleepy doom techno from an album on Berlin’s Tresor label in 1994. Seems to be advocating a positive outcome from narcotic abuse. So why is it so scary sounding? Mixed messages. Did drugs work for Phil Mitchell? I don’t … Continue reading

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Air Liquide – This Is Not A Mind Trip

This tune is firmly in the embarassing acid trance category, and would inspire me to do a big fish-little fish dad dance in the right circumstances. The bit where the 303 comes in is one of ‘those bits’. The lady’s … Continue reading

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How To: Make Acid

In 1994 Mike Ink had amazing hair. He still has amazing hair today. In this clip, Mike Ink demonstrates how to make acid using a 303 and a 606 sitting on top of a couple of washing machines with rubber … Continue reading

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