Spezialmaterial formed in an organic process in the late nineties. The acoustically and visually impressive live presentations, the outstanding graphic design and visionary booking made the label a seal of quality for the sophisticated.
[audio:Person – Deeproid Pre.mp3]So far, the Zurich based Label has released the works of 51 national and international acts on more than 30 records.
With innovative sound scapes and technical savvy, Spezialmaterial artists have not only won numerous prizes but also made themselves a favourite in the specialized international press.
The musicians of Spezialmaterial have played on all continents except Australia. In Switzerland, Spezialmaterial acts shine with new projects every year at festivals such as Les Urbaines, Kilbi Bad Bonn, Shift Festival.
Person | Im Karton
Unusual musical encounters, for example remixing Mahler live with the Zurich Tonhalle Orchestra or impro-configurations like Deconstructing Drumboys (2 drummers, 2 instrumentalists, 2 electronics and live-drum-remixers) show a globally unique label.
Long ago Spezialmaterial has widened its spectrum beyond electronic music to include genre-crossing, acoustic song projects.
We are giving away 2 x 2 tickets. Just send a mail to firstname.lastname@example.org with “Spezialmaterial vs. Staubgold.” as the subject.
Monoblock B & Person & Hepp LIVE
Spezialmaterial vs. Staubgold Label Night
Thursday, 06 October 2011 | 20:00 CET
Berghain | Am Wriezener Bahnhof | 10243 Berlin/Friedrichshain