Sat, 15 Sep 2012 / 1 CommentStefan Betke talks to FACT about his love for Lou Reed's often overlooked 1979 LP The Bells.
Wed, 08 Aug 2012 / 1 CommentStefen Betke helms a talk on "the art of mastering," presented by Unsound and The Wire in New York this past April. (Check our feature with Betke on the subject from a couple of years back here.)
Fri, 08 Jul 2011 / 2 CommentsIn this audio interview recorded last month at Mutek for Radio-Activity, Betke discusses upcoming Pole releases, reflects on his first three albums, and explains why mp3s sound ugly in a club.
Mon, 21 Jun 2010 / 2 CommentsHere's a video introducing the first AKG Scholarship of Sound which takes place in Berlin this August. Kompakt's Jon Berry, Ableton's Claudia Weidner, Stefan Betke (Pole) and Steffen Berkhahn (Dixon) all discuss what attendees should expect from the week-long program. More ›
|Real name / ||Stefan Betke|
|The music of Stefan Betke, a.k.a. Pole, is constantly in a subtle state of flux. His recordings are evidence of his music’s evolution, milestones along an open-ended journey. But this does not mean Pole’s albums are provisional or incomplete; on the contrary, they express a kind of perfectionism always aimed at reaching an imagined musical core.|
|On the internet|
|RA DJ Page / ||residentadvisor.net/dj/pole|
|Discogs / ||discogs.com/artist/pole|