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Staubgold

The label

Founded in 1998 by musician and journalist Markus Detmer, Staubgold is an acknowledged and acclaimed brand for experimental and electronic music from around the world.

Its roster can boast internationally known names like The Flying Lizards, Faust, To Rococo Rot, Kammerflimmer Kollektief, Ekkehard Ehlers, Rafael Toral and Oren Ambarchi. In 2003, the label shifted its base from Cologne to Berlin and moved further to Perpignan in France in 2011.

Latest releases

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Out now: The Cocoon's "While The Recording Engineer Sleeps"

may 2015

Staubgold proudly presents the first ever reissue of "While the recording engineer sleeps", the first album by The Cocoon, recorded in 1985. The Cocoon was a kind of psychedelic supergroup featuring legendary figures of the German music scene of the 1960s, 1970s and 1980s: Gunter Hampel (vibraphone, piano, flute, bassclarinet, lead vocals), Jürgen Gleue (lead vocals, bass, guitar), Matthias Arfmann (guitar, bass organ, electric piano, lead vocals), Rüdiger Klose (drums, vocals) and Thomas Keyserling (flute, alto saxophone). Most songs were written by Hampel and Gleue with Gleue providing the lyrics. (more)
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Out now: Jaki Liebezeit and Holger Mertin album

april 2015

Aksak is the exciting encounter of two exceptional musicians from different generations: legendary drummer Jaki Liebezeit (Can, Depeche Mode, Chet Baker) and percussion wizard Holger Mertin (Drums And More). Like a zen master of the minimal, repetitive beat, Liebezeit - famous for his hypnotic precision - creates with only few sound colours the perfect matrix for Mertin’s unleashed playing on any imaginable percussion instrument. The result is a mighty, complex pulse - the groove of a better world. (more)
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Staubgold special on Reboot.fm

march 2015

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A one-hour special about the new Staubgold releases featuring Kammerflimmer Kollektief, Dennis Young, Klangwart, Jaki Liebezeit & Holger Mertin, The Cocoon and Family Fodder.
Staubgold Radio: every five weeks on 88,4 MHz Berlin and www.reboot.fm and also on 95,9 MHz Halle and www.radiocorax.de.

forthcoming releases

2015

Family Fodder, "Sunday Girls (Director's Cut)" cd/lp/dl
Costin Miereanu, "Luna Cinese" cd/lp/dl
Telebossa, tba cd/lp/dl
Vivien Goldman, tba cd/lp/dl