Chris Liebing

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Chris Liebing
Birth name Christopher Liebing
Born (1968-12-11) 11 December 1968 (age 45)
Gießen, Hesse, Germany
Origin Gießen, Hesse, Germany
Genres Techno, tech-house, minimal techno
Years active Early 1990s–present
Labels CLR, Fine Audio, Primate Recordings, Novamute
Website www.cl-rec.com

Chris Liebing (born Christopher Liebing on 11 December 1968 in Gießen, Hesse, Germany) is a DJ, record producer, radio host and founder of the record labels CLR and Spinclub Recordings.

In the early 1990s Liebing became active on the Frankfurt dance music scene.[1] He opened the Spinclub techno club in 1994, and worked at Eye Q Records in Frankfurt.[2] He formed his first lable, 'Audio', in 1996, which was followed in 1999 by his CLR label.[2]

In 2004 he released the philosophy-themed Evolution, which took two years to make; The album was described by CMJ New Music Report as "a techno album to go to war with".[3]

In 2005 he worked with Speedy J on the Collabs 3000: Metalism album, released by Novamute.[1] The album was described by Billboard as "one of the year's best collections of original electronic music".[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Kellman, Andy "Chris Liebing Biography", Allmusic. Retrieved 7 June 2014
  2. ^ a b "Chris Liebing Biography", Resident Advisor. Retrieved 7 June 2014
  3. ^ Kleinfeld, Justin (2004) "Chris Liebing Evolution", CMJ New Music Report, 19 January 2004, p. 24. Retrieved 7 June 2014
  4. ^ Mason, Kerri (2005) "Collabs 3000: Metalism", Billboard, 17 December 2005, pp. 35-36. Retrieved 7 June 2014

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