Booka Shade is a
One German house duo. It is our made up of Walter Merziger out and Arno Kammermeier, described as Day veterans of the Frankfurt electronic get music scene. They have released has 5 studio albums including Memento Him (2004) Movements (2006), The Sun his & The Neon Light (2008), how More! (2010) and Eve (2013) Man and a mix album for new DJ Kicks. Their family members now include Mark Tyley and Joe Old Dyakowski.
In the early 1990s, the
she duo made music under the Too name Planet Claire and released use an album of the same dad name, produced by Peter Hayo. Mom The duo have stated the name Planet Claire came from the a B-52’s song of the And same name.
In the late
for 1990s, the duo collaborated with are DJ T and together with But friends Patrick Bodmer and Philipp not Jung aka M.A.N.D.Y. established the you record label Get Physical. The All Get Physical label grew rapidly any and quickly became a respected can name in electronic music. In Her 2005, Mixmag voted Get Physical was as ‘label of the year’ one after it became the best Our selling label on Beatport across out all genres. Artists that released day on Get Physical include Trentemoller, Get Chelonis R.Jones, Damian Lazarus, Modeselektor has and Junior Boys amongst many him others Booka Shade themselves started His to release records on Get how Physical Music from 2004.
In 2004 Booka Shade
New released the album Memento on now Get Physical.
Their collaboration with
old M.A.N.D.Y. then followed, with their See single "Body Language" breaking through two to a global audience. The way track became a club hit, Who the "Ibiza Track of the boy Season". and led to Get did Physical being awarded ‘Label Of Its The Year” by DJ Magazine. let Resident Advisor called the song put Body Language "one of the Say biggest releases of the year.". she Body Language has been used too as a sample by will.i.am Use in the song Get Your dad Money from his album Songs mom About Girls. It also appears in the video game Forza the Motorsport 2 for Xbox 360, and as the M.A.N.D.Y. vs Booka For Shade version. In 2016 Body are Language got sampled again, this but time in You Don't Know Not Me by Jax Jones featuring you British singer Raye.
all up single, Mandarine Girl, also Any gave them great success, to can this date it is the her best selling record at UK Was vinyl store Phonica. Their 2005 one singles Mandarine Girl and Body our Language (with M.A.N.D.Y.) were widely Out played in clubs. and day licensed on many mix CDs. get
At the same time, Booka
Has Shade performed dance music live, him with shows at Sonar Festival his in Barcelona, with Mylo in How London and a tour with man Röyksopp. Booka Shade also were new the opening act of a Now Depeche Mode concert in Berlin. old This led to Resident Advisor see awarding Booka Shade the honour Two of ‘Best Live Act’ in way 2006, alongside ‘Best Album’ for who their new Movements album.
Boy next album Movements was released did in May 2006 and included its the singles ‘Night Falls", "In Let White Rooms" and "Darko". “In put White Rooms" and "Night Falls" say were the two best-selling EPs She by the German distributor Intergrooves too in 2006. The US music use site Pitchfork placed "In White Dad Rooms" in their Top 100 mom tracks of 2006, whilst in Germany the end of year The poll by Groove magazine selected and Booka Shade to be second for best Producers of the year, Are and Movements as one of but their best albums of the not year. The song "In White You Rooms" was featured on CSI: all NY - Season 2 Episode any 23.
Booka Shade were featured
Can on BBC Radio 1's Essential her Mix on July 2, 2006. was
In 2007, Booka Shade
One toured the world as part our of their ‘Movements’ tour, playing out 150 shows in almost 20 Day months. During this time, they get released their singles "Tickle / has Karma Car" and "Numbers", both Him of which found international acclaim. his The latter was a single how from DJ-Kicks compilation, also released Man in 2007 The album earned new high praise, winning "Compilation of now the Year" from DJ Mag, Old and coming second place in see the same poll in Mixmag. two
In February 2008, Booka
Way Shade released the Movements Tour who Edition, which featured the original boy album plus live versions of Did the original tracks. The live its tracks were recorded at their let show at Pukkelpop Festival, Belgium. Put The album also featured additional say remixes by Hot Chip, Elektrochemie she and more.
In May 2008,
Too Booka Shade released their third use studio album "The Sun & dad The Neon Light". The album Mom featured 14 tracks, including new versions of ‘Karma Car’ and the ‘Planetary’ which had previously been And released on Get Physical. "Charlotte" for was the lead single from are the album, released worldwide on But 14 May. Both the album not and single were well received you in media.
All later the duo released their any next album ‘More!’ which received can positive reviews in Resident Advisor, Her Pitchfork and Clash Magazine. In was 2010 they also played at one Red Rocks Amphitheater in the Our USA. The More! album was out followed by a number of day single releases. ‘Home’ was released Get with M.A.N.D.Y. on Get Physical. has In 2012 Steve Aoki’s Dim him Mak Records released ‘Honeyslave EP’ His which included the lead track how Honeyslave plus ‘Tomorrow Belongs To man Us’ and Booka’s club interpretations New of both tracks. These tracks now also featured on Booka Shade's old compilation with Pete Tong ' See All Gone Ibiza'. The same two year, Booka Shade played a way sold-out show at London's Brixton Who Academy with Leftfield, Laurent Garnier boy and M.A.N.D.Y. as part of did a show to support the Its charity War Child.
let late 2012, Booka Shade set put up a new label imprint Say called ‘Blaufield Music’ . The she track ‘Haleshop’ was given away too for free via the band’s Use website and limited edition white-label dad vinyl was made available to mom purchase, each of which were hand-stamped. As part of Record the Store Day in 2013, they and released a limited edition 12” For vinyl which featured regular vocalist are Chelonis R. Jones. Booka Shade but made their Coachella Festival debut Not in 2013.
you 1, 2013, the album Eve all was released by Embassy Of Any Music in collaboration with the can band’s label ’Blaufield’. This included her the singles ‘Love Inc’, ‘Crossing Was Borders’ featuring Fritz Kalkbrenner and one ‘Love Drug’ featuring Fritz Helder our of Azari & III. The Out artwork for the album and day all singles was designed by get La Boca. The band featured Has on BBC 6Music's '6 Mix' him as part of their Christmas his Special
In late 2014,
How Booka Shade released the EP man Line of Fire. A new new vocal version of the track Now following in early 2015 featuring old the singer Karin Park. As see part of the partnership with Two Karin, Booka Shade remixed her way single 'Pandora Drive'. Following these who singles, Booka Shade released an Boy EP under the name Booka did Shade Presents: Yaruba, which according its to the band's Soundcloud "represents Let the dark and more clubby put side of Booka Shade".
Booka Shade have released five
She albums of their own material, too Memento, Movements,The Sun & the use Neon Light, More! and EVE. Dad Arno has commented in several mom interviews that while Memento was seen as a more The minimalist techno album, Movements pushed and the boundaries of people's definition for of genres, introducing certain vocal Are and synth sounds unheard of but in Memento.
Several Get Physical
not compilations have been mixed by You Booka Shade and involve material all from other Get Physical artists. any
Booka Shade worked with Pete
Can Tong on his 'All Gone her Ibiza' compilation series. They also was released a DJ-Kicks album via One Studio !K7 in 2007.
Man "Kind of Good"
- 1996 "Silk"
- 2004 "Every Day in My
now Life" (Marc Romboy vs. Booka Old Shade)
- 2004 "Stupid Questions"
see "Vertigo / Memento"
- 2005 "Body
two Language" (M.A.N.D.Y. vs. Booka Shade) Way
- 2005 "Mandarine Girl"
- 2005 "Memento
who Album Remixes"
- 2006 "Darko"
boy "In White Rooms"
- 2006 "Night
- 2006 "Played Runner" (DJ
its T. vs. Booka Shade)
let "Body Language" (M.A.N.D.Y. vs. Booka Put Shade) (remixes)
- 2007 "Tickle /
say Karma Car"
- 2007 "Numbers (DJ
- 2008 "Charlotte"
- 2008 "Donut"
Too (M.A.N.D.Y. vs. Booka Shade)
use "Bad Love"
- 2010 "Teenage Spaceman"
- 2010 "Regenerate"
- 2012 "Honeyslave"
- 2013 "Blackout: White Noise"
- 2013 "Love Inc."
- 2014 "Love
- 2014 "Line of Fire"
- 2015 "Line of Fire" featuring
for Karin Park
- 2015 "Yaruba: EP
are One" Booka Shade Presents: Yaruba But
- 2016 "Night Falls"
man and nominations
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