Estimulo started listening to music in the age of 4, when he recorded music from the radio (mostly RIAS Berlin, FM station of the US-Army in Berlin), cutting them, producing his own radio shows containing his favorite tunes and announcing them. In the year of 1978, the musical taste was still quite undefined and broad, but the music by black r&b/disco bands like ''Chic'' and ''Kool and the Gang'' drew his attention to them.
Later on, in 1983, he got presented his first vinyl 7'' single by his grandmother. It was ''The Haunted House of Rock'' by Whodini. Since..