imbalance computer music | ML 003 | 1999


Produced by Robert Henke and Gerhard Behles at Studio Charlottenburg.

1Gobi36:54 [listen to excerpt]

In Arpil 2020 an extended and remastered version has been released:
Gobi. The Long Edit 2020.

Gobi is based on extremly slowed down and granularised material, from a recording session that turned later into the drum&bass influenced Polaroid track. The original recording is more then two hours long.

The most difficult decision was finding the right duration and mix of excerpts from that recording.

Gobi became one of the most successful early Monolake records. When we released it, we expected to sell less then 1000 copies. We sold much much more. The golden age of physical records before download changed everything...