Persistent, stubborn, straight ahead! – Alex Niggemann can be best described as idiosyncratic, impulsive and self-critical. What might be construed as negative for some people, are attributes that have paved the way to a remarkable career for this DJ and producer.
His strings of releases and remixes on labels like Get Physical, Tsuba , Supernature, 8bit, his own imprints AEON and Soulfooled and others reaches back to 2005 and showcases the stylistic variety of the 1984 born producer who’s able to handle vocal-heavy house music as well dark’ish techhouse for moving masses.
But still: thinking of terms like “Chicago”, “Detroit”, “mids 90s” and “Techno-House” will never miss the point when it comes to Mr. Niggemann’s timeless, high quality output as these are and have been highly influential in shaping his sound of today.
Same goes for his much appreciated DJ sets which have been taking him all around the globe before and after his “Paranoid Funk World Tour” with a mad schedule of 40 shows within a global, miles collecting 3 months tour marathon.
This massive tour was celebrating Alex Niggemann’s debut album “Paranoid Funk” which was released on Poker Flat in Summer 2012, followed by a string of remixes for tracks taken off his first ever longplay piece.
In 2013 his new Poker Flat 12″ “Tangram” caused massive dancefloor movement all over the place, providing a glimpse into the even brighter future of the man they call Alex Niggemann.