Dettinger

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Dettinger
Birth name Olaf Dettinger
Origin Germany
Genres Electronic
Ambient
IDM
Minimal techno
Occupation(s) Producer
Years active 1998 to Present
Labels Kompakt

Dettinger is a German record producer signed to Germany's Cologne based Kompakt label.

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His releases include 1998's Blond 12", 1999's album Intershop (the first single-artist LP on Kompakt), Puma 12" and Totentanz 12", and 2000's album Oasis. Dettinger's tracks have appeared on a range on compilations, including Kompakt's Total and Pop Ambient series and Mille Plateaux's Click + Cuts series. Dettinger has produced remixes for artists such as Pet Shop Boys, Closer Musik and Jürgen Paape. He has also collaborated with Frank Rumpelt and M.G. Bondino.

Pet Shop Boys English synthpop duo

Pet Shop Boys are an English synth-pop duo, formed in London in 1981 and consisting of Neil Tennant and Chris Lowe.

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