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Still High On Hope

Someone uploaded my Microglobe tune “High On Hope” to YouTube, with video coverage from the legendary first X-Mix-1 video,

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Loving the 101

Bonedo asked me to write about my love affair with the Roland SH-101.

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DJ Mijk van Dijk in Berlin @ Suess War Gestern

Watch Mijk van Dijk’s transition from DJ Hyperactive’s “Wide Open (Len Faki Edit) to George Morel’s “Are You Tripping”, filmed by Jesko Straub at Berlin’s club “Suess. War Gestern”, November 3rd 2018.

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Force Inc./ Mille Plateaux is back

Wow. Force Inc./Mille Plateaux is back. I’ve had the honour to contribute two tracks to their first new compilation “Ultrablack Of Music”.

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Mixmag says Bass On Canvas is Overlooked Classic

Mixmag just listed my 2001 track “Bass On Canvas” in their Overlooked Classics Spotify Playlist on position 24.

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Peace 4 All Video is up!

Finally the video of “Peace 4 All” is up, the main tune of my first EP on my new label microglobe musikproduktion.

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On the floor: Mijk van Dijk at Red Bull Music Festival

Red Bull Radio is streaming my liveset from the 30 Jahre Techno in Berlin at Funkhaus Berlin on September 14th 2018.

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Sub Human Bros – Grateful Life (Mijk van Dijk Remix)

Makoto and Yutaka Sakamoto are the Japanese duo Sub Human Bros. We met in those happy days at legendary culture club house Neu West Berlin 

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Mijk van Dijk – Peace 4 All EP – microglobe 001

microglobe is Mijk van Dijk’s new label for his very personal vision of Techno and House. Since his first record release in 1990 he has been a mainstay of the Berlin Techno scene.

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introducing microglobe musikproduktion

microglobe musikproduktion is a music label by Mijk van Dijk, DJ and producer from Berlin.

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Kaga Festival Japan

Apart from appearances at DOMMUNE and Oiran Warm Up Radio Show my main occupation on my 30th tour to Japan was my first ever gig at Kaga Music Festival,

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Marmion – Schöneberg (2raumwohnung & Der Dritte Raum Remixes)

Hello there, as the Berlin real estate market is heating up, we just made more room in Schöneberg with remixes by 2raumwohnung and Der Dritte Raum.

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Still High On Hope

Posted by on Nov 18, 2018 in Berlin, Blog, MFS, Mijk van Dijk, Video | 0 comments

Still High On Hope

Someone uploaded my Microglobe tune “High On Hope” to YouTube, with video coverage from the legendary first X-Mix-1 video,in these wonderful 90s-like animations. The song was originally released on MFS Records in 1992.  Worth checking out. Microglobe – High On Hope

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Loving the 101

Posted by on Nov 18, 2018 in Berlin, Blog, Genre, Tech House | 0 comments

Loving the 101

Bonedo asked me to write about my love affair with the Roland SH-101. Read >>THIS<< , if you wanna know why it was love at second sight. (German language...

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DJ Mijk van Dijk in Berlin @ Suess War Gestern

Posted by on Nov 8, 2018 in Berlin, Blog, DJ-Gig, Mijk van Dijk, Video | 0 comments

DJ Mijk van Dijk in Berlin @ Suess War Gestern

Watch Mijk van Dijk’s transition from DJ Hyperactive’s “Wide Open (Len Faki Edit) to George Morel’s “Are You Tripping”, filmed by Jesko Straub at Berlin’s club “Suess. War Gestern”, November 3rd 2018.

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Force Inc./ Mille Plateaux is back

Posted by on Nov 8, 2018 in Berlin, Blog, Discography, other label, Projects & Co-Productions | 0 comments

Force Inc./ Mille Plateaux is back

Wow. Force Inc./Mille Plateaux is back. I’ve had the honour to contribute two tracks to their first new compilation “Ultrablack Of Music”. Other contributors include my Liquid Sky Berlin tribe members Dr. Walker, 10cars and Twin Peetz.  Yes, if you want it darker, here’s your treat. Check all the goodness on Spotify. Fun Fact: My first appearance under the moniker Manputer was only available as a sound pack for NinjaJamm, the wonderful cool music mash-up app by Ninja Tune.Check it out and play with it. Manputer – Recoding The...

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Mixmag says Bass On Canvas is Overlooked Classic

Posted by on Nov 6, 2018 in Berlin, Blog, Mijk van Dijk, Superstition | 0 comments

Mixmag says Bass On Canvas is Overlooked Classic

Mixmag just listed my 2001 track “Bass On Canvas” in their Overlooked Classics Spotify Playlist on position 24. Thank you, such an honour to be amongst all these cool tunes. Check for yourself here. Mijk van Dijk – Bass On Canvas – Superstition...

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Peace 4 All Video is up!

Posted by on Oct 30, 2018 in Berlin, Blog, microglobe productions, Mijk van Dijk | 0 comments

Peace 4 All Video is up!

Finally the video of “Peace 4 All” is up, the main tune of my first EP on my new label microglobe musikproduktion. It was created by my friends from Liquid Sky Berlin, simple and effective. Thank you so very much! Mijk van Dijk – Peace 4 All –...

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On the floor: Mijk van Dijk at Red Bull Music Festival

Posted by on Oct 2, 2018 in Berlin, Blog, English Radio Interviews, Live, Live-Gigs | 0 comments

On the floor: Mijk van Dijk at Red Bull Music Festival

Red Bull Radio is streaming my liveset from the 30 Jahre Techno in Berlin at Funkhaus Berlin on September 14th 2018.Red Bull Radio wrote: “The longtime figurehead of the techno scene in Berlin spins tracks from the genre’s formative years. Mijk Van Dijk is a DJ and producer since the early ’90s who pioneered the early trance sound and runs the Microglobe label. Initially involved in bands, he discovered his passion for synths and drum machines in the 80s, and when the first wave of electronic dance music reached Europe, he became an avid partygoer and journalist for “Frontpage”, one of the first music magazines covering techno. In this session, the illustrious producer goes back to his roots, spinning classics from 30 years of techno.”  My live set will be online at Red Bull Radio for 30 days and I shall upload it to my Mixcloud soon after. In the meantime: happy listening! PLAYLIST Mijk van Dijk live @  s3kt0r UFO, 30 Jahre Techno in Berlin 1. Microglobe – High On Hope 2. Mijk van Dijk – Suck My Soul 3. Marmion – Schöneberg 4. Microglobe – The Gap 5. Mijk van Dijk – Ebony 6. Microglobe – Environ-Mentaiity 7. Mijk van Dijk – The Floating World 8. Ton Steine Scherben – Mein Name Ist Mensch 9. Microglobe – All Our Colours 10. Mijk van Dijk – Peace 4 All...

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Live at s3kt0r UFO – 30 Jahre Techno in Berlin

Posted by on Sep 23, 2018 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Live at s3kt0r UFO – 30 Jahre Techno in Berlin

On September 14th I finally played live again at the amazing event 30 Jahre Techno in Berlin, initiated by arte TV and co-produced by RBMA and Funkhaus Berlin.In case you missed the event, you can stream all DJ and live sets of the night on arte TVs mediathek, not only from Germany, but also from places like Japan and Australia.  Here’s the VIDEO STREAM  Here’s the playlist: Mijk van Dijk live @ FUNKHAUS, s3kt0r UFO, 30 Jahre Techno in Berlin 1. Microglobe – High On Hope 2. Mijk van Dijk – Suck My Soul 3. Marmion – Schöneberg 4. Microglobe – The Gap 5. Mijk van Dijk – Ebony 6. Microglobe – Environ-Mentaiity 7. Mijk van Dijk – The Floating World 8. Ton Steine Scherben – Mein Name Ist Mensch 9. Microglobe – All Our Colours 10. Mijk van Dijk – Peace 4 All arte TV wrote (in German, here translated in English):  “Mijk van Dijk’s discography could fill a small book: late 80s music producer, releases on Westbam’s label Low Spirit, collaborations with greats like Tanith, move to MFS Records.  Numerous live acts and DJ-sets. But he always somehow remained in the shadow of top DJs like Sven Väth or Paul van Dyk. That does not stop him: He remains the undisputed most ambitious idea generator of his genre.” If you experience any problems during streaming of my set, please let me know.              ...

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Sub Human Bros – Grateful Life (Mijk van Dijk Remix)

Posted by on Sep 22, 2018 in Berlin, Blog, Discography, Mijk van Dijk, other label, Video | 0 comments

Sub Human Bros – Grateful Life (Mijk van Dijk Remix)

Makoto and Yutaka Sakamoto are the Japanese duo Sub Human Bros. We met in those happy days at legendary culture club house Neu West Berlin in 2015 and finally here’s a collaboration: my remix for their wonderful tune “Grateful Life” as  featured on their Dreamer Remix Album. Hope you like it as much as I do! Sub Human Bros – Grateful Life (Mijk van Dijk...

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Mijk van Dijk – Peace 4 All EP – microglobe 001

Posted by on Sep 17, 2018 in Berlin, Blog, Discography, microglobe productions | 0 comments

Mijk van Dijk – Peace 4 All EP – microglobe 001

microglobe is Mijk van Dijk’s new label for his very personal vision of Techno and House. Since his first record release in 1990 he has been a mainstay of the Berlin Techno scene. Between 1992 and 1995 he released several EPs as “microglobe” and also his first album “Afreuropamericasiustralia”. Now Mijk returns to his “microglobe” as a personal label after a long journey through the infinite vastness of electronic dance music. On the title track Mijk takes a stand on social and political issues in his very own way in the tradition of classic Chicago Deep House and his two „Think & Dance EP“s from 1994, “Peace 4 All” is about the simple truth that everyone has the right to live in peace. The track is released as a vocal version, instrumental and acapella. The second original track “The Floating World” takes Mijk’s trademark sounds from classics like “All Our Colors” (MFS Records, 1994) and “Motherwomb” (Frisbee Tracks, 2007) on a whole new level and has been road-tested in his DJ sets already with great success. The track title is inspired by Mijk’s love for Japanese culture and the art of Ukiyo-e. Mijk van Dijk will release a new EP on microglobe every 6 to 8 weeks. His next artist album is planned for the end of 2019. Peace 4 All is now available at Beatport, Traxsource, Apple Music and most other digital download stores. Mijk van Dijk – Peace 4 All EP – microglobe...

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