Techno Crisis is my musical statement in six
tracks to the world and the situation we are in.
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CLIKNO DIGITAL CATALOGUE
All releases on the CLIKNO label are now available digitally on all download and streaming portals
AI / Inventing Importance / Classics #1 / zero.two / zero.one / A Meditation For Oakland / Losted / Protest / Textures & Flexures
POOLcast 059 - Collab Special - rand
For October we have another Collaboration Special for you. This time we present 'rand', the project of the duo Jan Gerdes and Frank Bogdanowitz aka Dr.Nojoke.
During the lockdown Jan and Bogdan met for improvisational sessions, Jan on piano, electronics and effects and Dr.Nojoke on electronics and effects.
Together they are exploring new ways to fuse and transform their unique visions through a remarkable interplay.
Recorded in one take with Farfisa Organ and effects. No overdubs, no edits. WYHIWYG.
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and friend KJ
Hailing from MOOG-city Asheville, North Carolina, his influence on the experimental music scene there is immense.
KJ commemorates his legacy in 8 tracks from Storlon, Andres Marcos, MRZ, Revy, Kimathi Moore, J-Lab, Humeka and myself.
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that come in a
get it here
bandcamp, deejay.de, decks.de, juno UK, technique Japan and other online and real record stores.
We are extremely excited to present you our first three tracks on our EP rand - I
It is exclusively available on www.rand.bandcamp.com
My three releases on Archipel Musiqe Canada - KLEINE CLIKNOPHONIE, GLANDRIDI, CONTORTED & CONVOLUTED - got remasteed by Archipel head Pheek himself.
To celebrate my 15th CLIKNOversary I reissued the nice triple on my bandcamp page.
2005 - 2020 - 15 YEARS OF CLIKNO
This year I celebrate 15 years of CLIKNO music.
Exactly in January 2005 I started to work with Ableton Live with the goal to produce dancefloor-friendly tunes highly inspired by minimal techno and the clicks & cuts compilations on Mille Plateaux.
No wonder my friend Caro C just came up with the term CLIKNO, which I immediately adopted and which I use since then.
The new term allowed me to fill it with whatever I want and so over the past 15 years I produced and released electronic music between experimental, ambient, IDM, electronica, dub techno, minimal techno or whatever one will call it.
and kind of
My first CLIKNO release followed one year later on the former netlabel Direktschall and was entitled CLIKNOLOGIC.
Since then you can find my music on more than 100 releases spread over 40 labels or so.
In 2016 I finally founded my own label and called it CLIKNO.
Two years later I relaunched it as a vinyl label.
Four vinyl EPs are already out and the fifth will be a double 12" in the MAT editions on CLIKNO.
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to the huge 5
"In celebration of 5 thrilling and inspiring years of work, we’ve gathered well-known artists, Goldmin regulars and emerging talents for a new compilation available as 4x12" vinyls, now available digital including 20 extra tracks"
This track is hard to categorize being not a typical Dr.Nojoke track, but represents my adventurous ambition of exploring sound and rhythm under the CLIKNO theme.
CLIKNO classics #1 is a new vinyl dubplates* series on CLIKNO
highlighting some of the most beloved and wanted Dr.Nojoke tracks previously released only digitally and made available again now in a remastered version as a dubplate in a very limited edition.
Classics #1 features AAAAAAAAAA and Ping-Pong-Machine
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Edition of 10 dubplates
- Analogue remaster
- 180 gram black vinyl
- White inner sleeves with antistatic foil
- Transparent outer sleeve with flap
- Hand-stamped, hand-numbered, stickered and signed
Dubplates made at Berliner Vinylwerk
Cut directly on vinyl at the same quality, volume and with the same lifespan like a regular pressed records!
Every single piece is hand-made and unique
I felt very honoured to be invited to Waha again after a two year break.
I performed two quite different sets. This one is from the Alternative Stage from Saturday, July 13th, 6pm.
Thanks to Bucuresti Underground for putting it out.
INVENTING IMPORTANCE 12"
I am very proud on my EP Inventing Importance on my lovely CLIKNO imprint as part of the new MAT editions series,
which brings together groovy Music with contemporary Art and profound Text.
Track premiere on TANZGEMEINSCHAFT - Wengedoo
Track premiere on LOOSE LIPS - Chiripim
Interview on THE PARTAE
Interview on LOOSE LIPS
Interview on TANZGEMEINSCHAFT
review on The Most Radicalist
rand is a new music project I do together with the concert pianist Jan Gerdes.
We are working since 2018 on a formula between composition and improvisation
blending minimal, jazzy and lyrical piano with electronic ambient, drone, clicks, glitch and technoid sounds.
Our debut concert was at the beautiful Zwingli church in Berlin as part of the Audiovisionen event series.
Please follow us on our socials
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My next conceptual album is out on the fine label Abandoned Audio
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made with an
CLIKNO again with two side-long tracks
available at selected record-stores and online on Bandcamp | Deejay.de |Decks.de | Juno Records | Redeye Records | Clone | Technique | Freestyle online
- Interview on Change Underground
- Interview on 6AM
- Interview on My Music Moments
- Review on Digital Selecta
- Review on Selekta
Official video-mash-up-work by colombian visual artist Liliana Caycedo
for Pariko - out on CLIKNO zero.one 12" EP
I am extremely glad that I had the opportunity to talk about my creative process and my upcoming EP zero.one and 'rethinking the ordinary' (quote by Emma Robertson) with Tanzgemeinschaft.
Thanks so much
My vinyl EP zero.one is available now!
It´s being released through CLIKNO on March 2nd in an edition of 300 copies.
It´s a beautiful transparent 12 inch disc in a transparent sleeve with a silver/black sticker inside
50 copies come with a folded black & white A2 poster of the artwork, handnumbered and only available via the CLIKNO bandcamp shop.
invited me to
For the playlist of my favorite tracks I selected 10 German musical highlights from the past four decades,
which are extremely important for me.
I invite you to a trip though German musical history with
Richard Wahnfried aka Klaus Schulze, Cluster, Neu, Günter Schickert, Jan Jelinek, Alva Noto & Ryuichi Sakamoto, Kammerflimmer Kollektief, Gas, Rhythm & Sound and Burnt Friedman.
If I got your interest please check out also Kreidler, To Rococo Rot, Mapstation, Tied & Tickeld Trio, Radian, Popol Vuh, Roedelius, Tangerine Dream (70ies!) ...
Out now on Klangscheiben
My conceptual and danceable four-track EP about music of a lost paradise: kakawawa!
CLIKNO GOES VINYL
In 2018 CLIKNO re-launches as a vinyl label.
First release will be Dr.Nojoke's next album 'zero',
separated in two strictly limited 12" EPs - 'zero.one' and 'zero.two'.
Both come on transparent vinyl in a transparent sleeve with a silver and black CLIKNO sticker inside.
zero.one will hit the stores on March 2nd 2018.
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gigs, releases, projects, travels, photos, videos...
I still find a newsletter is something very direct, personal, though serious and more sustainable than a blog or social media.
- You read it when you want
- It is easy to archive and to track back
- information is not so liquid, doesn´t get lost or forgotten so quickly as on social media platforms
- The news come directly to you
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