Literally coming from the underground, after spending the late '90s honing his DJ skills at a club in a wine cellar in his native Dusseldorf, Jan Krueger been on the up ever since, first climbing the cellar steps, then the music industry's greasy pole. Now with a residency at Berlin's hot and wet Watergate, and releases on Moon Harbour Recordings, his name is becoming internationally associated with deep house from when deep house was deep house. If that's confused you then the best thing to do More ›
The Hello Repeat head doesn't do anything flashy tracklist-wise (Basic Channel, Aphex Twin, Luomo), but the results are wonderful.
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Its 1995 in Düsseldorf - Jan's hometown - and he's consumed by the Music of Labels like M-Plant, Relief, Sound Signature, Planet E or Phono. His first steps to present his record selection not only to his lovely dog and cat at home, Jan owes to a very good friend who holds a residency at one of the best underground clubs for electronic music. An old wine cellar located in Wuppertal near Düsseldorf. Here he had the pleasure to play along site artists who inspired him since the early nineties. In short - this is the precise starting point of a never ending story fuelled by love for the music. In 1996 Jan started to work for a record store and focused on hosting his own parties starring international guests like Daniel Bell, Matthew Herbert, Ata or Steve Bug. At nearly the same time he meets..