Michael Mayer (musician)

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Michael Mayer
Mayer in 2006
Background information
Born (1971-12-11) 11 December 1971 (age 46)
Black Forest, Germany
Genres Electronica
Experimental techno
Ambient techno
Occupation(s) Producer
Years active 1997 to Present
Labels Kompakt
New Trance Atlantic
Kreisel 99
Associated acts Zimt
Forever Sweet

Michael Mayer (born 11 December 1971) is an electronic musician from Cologne, Germany. Mayer is a remixer, DJ, and producer, and has released several singles on the Kompakt music label, working with founder Wolfgang Voigt. Mayer has also released music on Kompakt-related labels New Trance Atlantic and Kreisel 99.


Mayer was born and raised in the Black Forest, Germany. At the age of 20, Mayer moved to Cologne. With the help of Wolfgang and Reinhardt Voigt he established Kompakt.

In 2003, he released a pair of mixes. The first was based on several releases in Kompakt's "Speicher" series, while the second was commissioned by London's Fabric series. The following year, Mayer released a second Speicher mix and finally delivered his long-promised debut album of productions.



  • Neuhouse (1998)
  • Immer (2002)
  • Speicher CD1 (2003)
  • Fabric 13 (2003)
  • Speicher CD2 (2004)
  • Touch (2004)
  • Immer 2 (2006)
  • Speicher CD3 (2007)
  • Save The World (2007)
  • Immer 3 (2010)
  • Mantasy (2012)
  • & (2016)


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