elegantly fused elements from classic detroit and historical berlin techno. alexanders affection for sophisticated bass lines, deep beats and challenging arrangements breathes new life into techno. he knows perfectly how to program his tracks to sound straight, deep, housy, dubby or funky - and this versatility is one of the reasons for his reputation with both ravers and underground-oriented techno nerds.mastering and cut by dubplates and mastering. artwork by markus suckut and cover picture by archer hostettler. manufactured by matter of fact.
storming acidic techno - incl psyk remix. after a 5-year hiatus, damage music berlin is back with label-head alexander kowalski’s first release since his last full-length record >cycles< on mord in may 2018.
HYPERION (ALEXANDER KOWALSKI, BRIAN SANHAJI, SUBJECTED REMIXES)
12" Vinyl D21.11.17
emex is the emergent project of george apergis, who is the owner of modular expansion records. his brand new release hyperion is a collaboration with studio 416, a mysterious project which based in berlin. hyperion is a hypnotic, minimal track with deep chords which progresses into darker territories while the dark strings come. the release includes 3 massive remixes. the first one has been remixed from alexander kowalski, who has created a perfect groovy tool with his unique classic style, an instant hit. the second remix is coming from the legendary brian sanhaji, who is making the track darker with his pumping futuristic version. the release is closing with the hard, minimal and melodic remix from subjected of vault series, an artist from the upcoming berlin techno scene
matter of the heart! district 66s co-owner clark davis established with the labels 3rd ep a symbiosis of the past, present and future. the a1 and b1 reduced and functional original tracks are remixed by two of davis respected producers. in the late 90ies, alexander kowalski was one of the key artist which influenced him and still remains with his very own signature sound. nowadays state-of-the-art markus suckut reflects with his minimalism and on the point grooves the artistic present and future of davis definition of techno.
FALSE THEORY (ALEXANDER KOWALSKI REMIX) (VINYL ONLY)
12" Vinyl NL30.03.15
lucky light ltd is vinyl only techno label founded in belgrade, serbia by a young talent speedy. his coworker on this first release, somebody who is known to worldwide audience, based in berlin, alexander kowalski is opening this release with his remix of speedys track false theory.
played and supported by: marco bailey, cari lekebusch, alexander kowalski, ben sims, dave clarke, gary beck, mark broom, markantonio, luigi madonna, alan fitzpatrick, petar dundov, cristian varela, slam, marko nastic, mladen tomic, dejan milicevic, tom hades, billy nasty ...
scr dark series is the new label of scr thats concentrating on dark techno. number 001 comes from no less than long time techno hero alexander kowalski who delivered an amazing detroit techno floor burner driven by deep chords and subtle melodies. alltime primetime favourite alert!
alexander kowalski makes his debut on vince watsons bio music imprint with an awesome ep. berlin resident kowalski has been at the forefront of the german music scene for many years, playing all the big festivals and events across the world for over a decade. with his huge discography, most notibly for his releases on the seminal kanzleramt label, as well as his own imprint damage music, alex has generated a massive following and fans will not be disappointed with this new ep. his recent collaborations with fellow kanzleramt resident diego are nothing short of mindblowing and alex has taken that form forward into this new ep, green eyed.
support by: gabriel ananda, patrick lindey, karotte, samuel l session, phil kieran, laurent garnier, stephan bodzin, angel molina, alan fitzpatrick, ben sims, joris voorn, dustin zahn, joseph capriati, marco bailey, karotte,.. after the big success of his remixes for david durango & sven elmlund, label boss alexander kowalski returns with a new release of his own on damage music berlin. crossing the borderline is a track from his live-sets and has been played all over the globe. for the studio version he used all of these experiences to edit and create the techno bomb you hear today. the heavy bassline and the pumping percussions give the track a strong drive that delivers us to the break. sweet strings and flying hypnotic synth-sounds bring us to its peak, before releasing us back to the bass once again
>echoes are fragments from the past which follow us into the future.<11 years after its first release, this sentence has proven to be the perfect slogan for this timeless masterpiece by alexander kowalski.
REVISITED SERIES III - CARI LEKEBUSCH & ALEXANDER KOWALSKI RMX
12" Vinyl FR03.06.11
for the latest instalment, swedens cari lekebusch takes on love and hate originally released on octave ones off the grid ep on berlins seminal tresor records. which takes us neatly on to another tresor (and kanzleramt) artist, berlin resident alexander kowalski who restyles i need release. featuring vocals from ann saunderson, it was the first release taken from octave ones summers on jupiter album.
although the damage music berlin label is still in its youth, the creative input is not holding its breath too long: after the success of the damage release dirty doering >loco remixes<, this issue presents a new 12ep that puts even more excellent and fresh urban breath into modern club music. first up is >whats the point?<, a collaboration with label chief alexander kowalski together with jake the rapper. by teaming up with jake the urban electronic guerilla, a cunning and highly-effective headbanging is produced, harvesting a moody and darkly infectious spoken text. >it all boils down< ... what unfolds here is an intense yet uncluttered soundtrack surrounding a mystifying message of sexually metapysical proportions crafted and totally engaging.
big with: nick warren, mihalis safras, pig & dan, peter horrevorts, chrisitan smith, joris voorn, cristian varela,..
the new label by alexander kowalski goes from strength to strentgh! release #2 includes more super keen techno tracks by extrawelt & kowalski himself! on the second release of his new label >damage music berlin<, label founder alexander kowalski gets together with extrawelt to explore the different facets of dub technosound.
factor city is proud to welcome on board berlin-based producer alexander kowalski with this >puesta de sol<. alexs accomplishments need no introduction, we all know his productions and his amazing live act. hes been years producing cuts of cutting-edge techno for the likes of kanzleramt or different. now he just launched his own label damage berlin. his debut in factor city >puesta de sol< is an enormous peak-time club killer. on the flip stimming remix shows why hes one of the rising producers at this time. his rework of >puesta de sol< is just another step forward. he delivers a stripped down warehouse version full of tension and surely another hit.
played by len faki, joris voorn, secret cinema, housemeister , funk d void, steve rachmad... alexander kowalski is back! after more than a year of not bringing out any new releases and leaving the >different< label, the first 12inch is now to appear on his own label >damage music berlin<, dmb for short. >the heat of the night< clearly takes the former kanzleramt flagship back to its original deep sound. this energy-laden dub-techno number is sure to make the dancers hearts beat faster, and to make them sweat - in the heat of the night... >its been a long way< is a typical pushy kowalski techno track that dares the tightrope walk between rolling basses and melancholic soundscapes. as for >dont judge me (just because i like the rave)<, the name says it all! this track is one of the smashers in the current kowalski live sets and has already taken apart a number of clubs in the process. alexander kowalski decided to found a label of his own primarily to release his own tracks that he has either tried and tested as part of his live sets or fresh ideas straight from his studio. in time, he also wants to provide a platform for other artists to publish their music. time to damage!
alexander kowalski presents two wonderful track-highlights, produced in colaboration with funk d void & joris voorn. this 12inch wants to give you a taste for his upcoming album which will be released in september 2005
industrial copera (1992-2013), one of the most important techno clubs in spain, begins its new project as a record label focused on techno/ electro/ new wave/ experimental music. in this first release junior and alvasro sanchez (ax2) suggest two original techno tracks with the collaboration of the artists miki craven, alexander kowalski and mario berger as mixers.