Rolf Ellmer

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Rolf Ellmer
Background information
Born (1960-12-03) 3 December 1960 (age 58)
OriginKarlsruhe, Germany
Occupation(s)Composer, record producer, musician, DJ
Years active1980s–present,

Rolf Ellmer (born 3 December 1960), also known by the names Jam El Mar and Trancy Spacer, is a classically trained musician and composer (concert-guitarist) and has become one of Germany's most known house and trance producers.

Together with Markus Löffel (alias Mark Spoon), also from the German music scene,[1] he has recorded under several monikers such as Jam & Spoon,[2] Tokyo Ghetto Pussy and Storm. He was a member of the group Dance 2 Trance, along with Dag Lerner (alias DJ Dag), which had success all over the world and he is considered to be one of the pioneers of trance music.[citation needed]

A string of hits under Jam & Spoon include "Right in the Night", "Stella", "Angel", "Kaleidoscope Skies" and "Set me Free".

He also works as a producer and remixer for other artists as well as being a successful DJ.


  1. ^ "Entertainment | Jam and Spoon DJ dies at age 39". BBC News. 13 January 2006. Retrieved 2012-04-27.
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