Kruder & Dorfmeister

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Kruder & Dorfmeister
Origin Vienna, Austria
Genres Electronica, trip hop, downtempo, nu jazz, breakbeat
Years active 1993–present
Labels G Stone Recordings
Associated acts Tosca, Peace Orchestra, Voom:Voom
Members Peter Kruder
Richard Dorfmeister

Kruder & Dorfmeister, named after members Peter Kruder and Richard Dorfmeister, is an Austrian duo, known for their trip hop/downtempo remixes of pop, hip hop and drum and bass songs.


In 1993 they released their first EP G-Stoned featuring the hypnotic "High Noon" and a cover resembling Simon & Garfunkel's Bookends to critical acclaim especially from the UK. Gilles Peterson played the track at first on his famous BBC show Worldwide.[1]

2010 saw the 16th anniversary of Kruder & Dorfmeister and their record label G-Stone Recordings which resulted in the release of the "Sixteen F**kin Years Of G-Stone Recordings“ compilation and the development of the "K&D Sessions Live“ show. The show included visuals by longtime G-Stone VJ collaborator Fritz Fitzke and MC performances by Earl Zinger and MC Ras T-Weed. With performances at The Big Chill, Berlin Festival and numerous other high-profile festivals, the "K&D Sessions Live“ show became an instant success and a world tour ensued.[2]



  • Richard Dorfmeister vs. Madrid de los Austrias (Heinz Tronigger & Michael "Pogo" Kreiner)
  • 2004 - Valldemossa (Sunshine Enterprises)
  • 2006 - “Boogie No More” (EP, Net's Work International)
  • 2006 - Grand Slam (G-Stone)
  • 2006 - “Valldemossa Remixed” (EP, Sunshine Enterprises)
  • Voom:Voom (Kruder with Christian Prommer and Roland Appel)
  • 2000 - “Poppen / Influenza” (EP, Compost Records)
  • 2001 - “Ginger & Fred / Influenza Forte” (EP, Compost)
  • 2003 - “Baby 3” (EP, Compost)
  • 2006 - PengPeng (Studio !K7)


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