Stil vor Talent, Katermukke, Lauter Unfug
A spearhead of the Neo Progressive movement – that’s Martin Bley alias MATCHY, a leading synonym for modern deep and melodramatic techno and house. With a profound sense and a highly empathic absorption, the half of the former duo Matchy & Bott sprinkled continously sales charts and playlists with dozens of siginficant releases over the past years. A formidable amount of loyal followers, supporters and fans have been built up. For a good reason! The enormous qualitative output settled down in the release catalogues at some of the foremost labels in the electronic underground scenewithin 5 years, and is an evident hint that something great has grown.
Alongside more than 10 contributions on the infamous Katermukke label, Martin placed an incomparable stamp with the Matchy & Bott releases on the imprints music. Following coups with a vigorous effect happened on Coyu’s Suara Music or Oliver Koletzki’s Stil vor Talent. Moreover, imposing appearances were planted on top-classlabels like Moonbootique, Hive Audio, Heinz Music, Bar 25, My Favourite Freaks, 3000 Grad Rec., Lauter Unfug or Dialtone. This entails a bunch of synergetic collaborations and remixes with acts like Beatamines, Ron Flatter, Basti Grub, Mollono Bass, Township Rebellion, Piemont or Rey & Kjavik.