Christian Löffler

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Christian Löffler
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Christian Löffler in 2013 Immergut Festival
Background information
Born (1985-04-05) April 5, 1985 (age 34)
Darß, Germany
Genres ambient techno
Occupation(s)
  • DJ
  • musician
  • record producer
Years active2014–present

Christian Löffler (born 5 April 1985) is a German DJ, musician and record producer.[2]

Early life and career[edit]

Löffler described his music as "...connected by a gloomy spirit, which is minted by a warm sincerity. I try to merge all kinds of different acoustic colors to obtain this feeling in my music."[3] He released Heights as an EP in 2009 via his record label, Ki Records, which he co-founded with his friend.[4][5] His debut studio album A Forest was also released via the label alongside several other EPs.[6]

In 2014, he released Young Alaska as an EP.[7] In 2016, Mare was released as his second studio album.[8][9][10] In 2017, he released a reworked version of Mare.[11][12] In 2018, he remixed the Neil Cowley Trio song "Death Of Amygdala".[13]

On April 5, 2019, he released Graal (Prologue), his fourth album.[14]

Discography[edit]

Studio albums[edit]

  • A Forest (2012)[15]
  • Mare (2016)
  • Graal (Prologue) (2019)[16]

Extended plays[edit]

  • Heights (2009)
  • Raise (2010)
  • Split Series, Pt. 2 (Baltic Sea) (2011)
  • Young Alaska (2014)
  • Lost (2015)

Remix albums[edit]

  • Mare Reworks (2017)

Singles[edit]

  • "Aspen" (2012)
  • "York" (2015)
  • "All Comes/Notes" (2016)
  • "Licht" (2016)
  • "Reubin" (2016)
  • "Pigment (Parra for Cuva Piano Reinterpretation)" (2017)
  • "Haul" (2017)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Robertson, Derek (20 March 2018). "Christian Löffler @ E1 London". Drowned in Sound. Retrieved 14 April 2018.
  2. ^ "RA: Christian Löffler". Resident Advisor. Retrieved 14 April 2018.
  3. ^ Kohli, Kanvar (25 September 2017). "Christian Löffler drops a gorgeous reworked version of his 2016 album 'Mare'". Dancing Astronaut. Retrieved 14 April 2018.
  4. ^ Mensah, Andrew (11 June 2015). "Talking Tech: Christian Löffler". Stamp the Wax. Retrieved 14 April 2018.
  5. ^ Chochola, Martin (1 April 2018). "Christian Löffler na Festivalu Spectaculare v obrazech". Music Server (in Czech). Retrieved 14 April 2018.
  6. ^ Cheadle, Luke (19 October 2016). "In The Studio: Christian Löffler". XLR8R. Retrieved 14 April 2018.
  7. ^ "Christian Löffler - Artists". ADE. Retrieved 14 April 2018.
  8. ^ "Christian Löffler a jeho kolegové z labelu Ki přijedou do pražské Zdroj". Lidovky (in Czech). 28 March 2018. Retrieved 14 April 2018.
  9. ^ Martínek, Josef (16 March 2018). "Christian Löffler a jeho němečtí kolegové z labelu Ki se chystají do pražské MeetFactory". Music Server (in Czech). Retrieved 14 April 2018.
  10. ^ Rodriguez, Krystal (19 August 2016). "Christian Löffler's "Haul" is a Dip into a Dark, Placid Lake". Thump (Vice). Retrieved 14 April 2018.
  11. ^ Fleisher, Grace (30 December 2017). "Christian Löffler stuns in remix on Superpoze's 'For We the living'". Dancing Astronaut. Retrieved 14 April 2018.
  12. ^ Meunier, Théo (19 April 2017). "Superpoze remixe le superbe "Haul" de Christian Löffler". Tsugi (in French). Retrieved 14 April 2018.
  13. ^ Murray, Robin (16 March 2018). "Premiere: Neil Cowley Trio - 'Death Of Amygdala' (Christian Löffler Remix)". Clash. Retrieved 14 April 2018.
  14. ^ Staff, XLR8R. "Christian Löffler Returns with Two New Albums". XLR8R. Retrieved 2019-04-05.
  15. ^ "Christian Löffler on Apple Music". Apple Music. Retrieved 2018-04-14.
  16. ^ "Ki Records". Ki Records. Retrieved 2019-04-05.