Chris Liebing

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Chris Liebing is dj, producer, radio host of a weekly show and the driving force behind the labels CLR and Spinclub Recordings. His sound has continuously evolved during his dj career, always true to his Techno roots. He was one of the first djs that used the new possibilities in the course of the digitalization of music in a consequent and creative way. The real-time manipulation of the individual elements plays an important role in his sets. Due to the good co-operation with various software and hardware makers, his current setup offers him practically endless possibilities. He is a worldwide requested dj and also part of the Collabs live act, together with the Dutch producer Speedy J. His productions and remixes appear in the play lists of numerous renowned djs. Hereafter some milestones in his career:

It all started 1990 in the area of Giessen / Germany when he was mainly playing Hip Hop, Soul, Pop and House. His growing passion for electronic music caused the opening of his own club named Spinclub in 1994. At this time he also gathered his first studio experiences and founded the label Soap Records alongside with friends. A job at Eye Q Records in Frankfurt provided him with useful experiences and contacts in the Techno scene. When he was called to fill in for a friend at the legendary Omen club, he received enthusiastic reactions from the crowd. From this day until the closing of the club in 1998, he used to play there on a regular basis together with many international djs.

In 1996 Chris left Eye Q and founded his first label called Audio. Before the labelґs closure in spring 1999, they released 17 tracks, amongst them his productions Audio 07 and Audio 11, which received worldwide recognition. At the same time Chris developed a new passion by presenting his first radio show Evosonic Update which supplied the party crowd every Friday afternoon with party tips and vinyl critics on the radio station Evosonic. In 1999 his well-established label CLR was founded. This was the time when he also started to receive top rankings in various categories of the reader polls of the popular music magazines, amongst them “best national dj”, “best remixer” and “best producer” on a regular basis.

In the beginning of 2001 he founded the pure remix label “CLRetry” and released mixes by producers like Marco Carola, Gaetano Parisio, Adam Beyer, Steve Rachmad, Speedy J., Chris Mc Cormack, DJ Rush, Ian J. Richardson and Ben Sims. In 2002 he started to work on his first artist album and the CLR website www.cl-rec.com went online. From then on the CLR office took care of his exclusive booking and the labels. When his album “Evolution“ was released by the middle of 2003 it received massive media attention and enthusiastic critics.

This summer many things started moving, for example on Ibiza. After playing for the first four Cocoon Ibiza residencies, this year Chris played for Carl Cox. In the following years 2004 and 2005 he co-hosted Mauro Picottoґs Meganite at Privilege, where he also hosted the first and promising Spinclub season (named after his club in Giessen) in 2006. In the following year the Spinclub continued at Space. Inspired by the successful season at Space, the label Spinclub Recordings was founded in the beginning of 2008. The first residency of the Spinclub Radio Show started in summer of the same year on the radio station Ibiza Sonica. Due to the big success, another weekly slot on Ibiza Global Radio followed in December.

Since 2005 Chris produces in his own (obviously “state of the art”) studio in Frankfurt. In the same year a productive and still persisting friendship between him and Speedy J. began, which so far resulted in the album Metalism on Novamute and various singles. The current releases have just come out and there are plans for another Collabs album.

2009 was a year of many changes for CLR. Chris Liebing and his team celebrated the 10th anniversary of CLR, restructured the label, opened an office in Berlin and celebrated many great parties on Chrisґ club- and festival gigs. The residency at the BE nights at Space / Ibiza became a big success. In the beginning of the year, Chris had begun with the production of the weekly CLR podcast, which by now counts more than 250.000 monthly listeners. He officially renamed CLR into CREATE LEARN REALIZE (as this is what he did most of his life) and by doing so he finally got rid of his ego in the label name.

2010 CLR starts off with a new distribution by Word And Sound. The first common project is the 10 Years CLR Compilation with 10 exclusive tracks by some of the finest techno producers of our time.


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Set Report AMFM 281

Let´s travel back in time again. I hope you like these excursions to the past. September 1st 2014. Monday, Ibiza. Amnesia. Cocoon. That should tell you basically all you need to know. It is nice to use these times to travel back a little and remember the amazing summers we had, especially on the white isle of Ibiza. Cocoon always played a big part of that, the first time I played at Amnesia was in 1999, which was the first (pre) season for Cocoon hosted by Sven Väth, who essentially paved the way on the island for techno, which was unheard of really before that time. Those gigs at Amnesia were always very special for me, I loved the club and the DJ booth, the light jockey, who never spoke one word of English and me no Spanish, but we were always super happy to see each other and work together. I hope one day I will be able to return to that DJ booth and experience all that again. This set is a little longer than 3 hours and if you wanna have the full set without me talking, you might wanna check my Mixcloud Select channel for more. Thanks as always for tuning in and all the support. Stay safe and healthy out there.

Chris Liebing - Tracklist AM/FM 281

Abdulla Rashim - 03 Red Uprise
Intro_April_14 - TW14intro_127
Rødhead - City of Ice (Original Mix) - Reda Recordings
Anthony Jimenez - Conflict (Original Mix) - Blank Code
Möd3rn - MD3RN03_1__-_Mö8
Dangeli - Terranova - Riot Recordings
Jerome Sydenham - Vanishing Point
Motor - Hyper_Lust_(Pfirter_Remix)
Luis Flores - A1-Mnestic (Luis Flores Remix)
Felix Loruso - Unamed (Flug Remix)
Alberto Pascual - TRACK_06_Modifier
Alessan Main - Negative (Original Mix) - Refluxed Records
Gewobble - She Doesn't Ask For
Richard Bartz - Subway Pt. 1 (Mark Broom Remix)
Maan - BURN
Alberto Pascual - Track B1
Alberto Pascual - Deliquio - Exa002 (PBM)
ANDREA BELLUZZI - B2
Monoloc -Things (Rødhåd rmx)
DJ Emerson - Audiopot (Flug Rmx) - Analytictrail

Chris Liebing

AMFM | 281

(60:31 mins)

Added on: 10.08.2020

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Set Report AMFM 280

Listen here to the tenth and last hour of my 10h set that I played for my birthday in 2014 at the legendary Output Club in Brooklyn.

How I miss DJing in clubs, in front of all of you and how I miss Output Club and those special all night long nights that I usually did in December around my birthday. This set, which you just got hour by hour on a weekly basis on AMFM, was one of the longer ones. I started at 11 pm as far as I remember and according to my recording, I ended at 9 in the morning. Output was such a special place with an amazing sound system and DJ booth, it was always such a pleasure playing there. You sometimes take things for granted as long as you have them. Output Club had to close down end of 2018. I was very sad then and somehow I am even more now, as these days seem so long ago and I have no idea when I get to do something similar again in NYC. I miss it. I miss the city and its people. I have always had a great relationship with NYC since I started to play there in the late 90’s for the legendary Monday nights at Sullivan Bar, organised by @christiansmith. Time goes by so fast, if we don’t learn to appreciate the moment more, it will all just become a faint memory. Stay healthy everyone and I really hope I will get to see you all on some dance floor again. In the meantime, if you want to dig a little deeper, check out my Mixcloud Select page https://www.mixcloud.com/chrisliebingofficial/select/ for way more music, including classic CLR Podcasts, my #Alone Together live-stream audio masters and my latest AMFM sets as “No Talk Audio Masters” without any voiceovers and jingles – all of this downloadable for offline listening on your Mixcloud app. And the best thing about this is that all involved artists are getting their fair share! Thank you for tuning in and remember that the track list is a rough list, all tracks are on there, but I have no clue in what order, sorry.

Chris Liebing - Tracklist AM/FM 280

04LM - M Place (James Ruskin Remix)
Dustin Zahn - Miss You v2
Bobby Dowell, Kyle Geiger - Tiger Wall (Edit Select Remix / Speedy J Edit)
Redshape - Daft Mode
Faceless - 12Infly001 - A2- '(ROD Remix)
Jeff Rushin - Infiltrate – (Pfirter Remix)
Mike Laz - Into The Delusional (Audio Injection Remix)
Roman Poncet, Radio Slave - CIRCLE
Alli Borem, Nick Olivetti & Chase Buch - Essa Hei (Alli Borem Remix) - (Kling Klong)
Albert Van Abbe - Sugar Lobby Series 9191
David Duriez, Mazi - This Is Not A Follow Up - Tommy Four Seven's London Mix - Brique Rouge
Deepchild 9 - Backroom (Kink rmx)
Nina Kraviz - Ghetto Kraviz (Steve Rachmad's Jack Mix) - Rekids
Marcel Dettmann - Corebox (James Ruskin Event Mix) - Marcel Dettmann Records
Chris Liebing and Tommy Four Seven - Bauhaus B
Alan Fitzpatrick - Face Of Rejection_320
DJ Hell, Christian Prommer, Peter Kruder, Bryan Ferry, Roberto Di Gioia - U Can Dance - Carl Craig Remix V.1 - International DeeJay Gigolo Records
DVS1 - Black Russian (Original Mix) - Klockworks
Dark Sky - Rainkist (Marcel Dettmann Remix) - Monkeytown Records
The Horrorist - One Night in NYC (Chris Liebing Rmx)
Benjamin Damage - Damage_SCNTST_(Liebing_Edit)
Black Asteroid - Black_Moon (Ben Klock Mix) - 3024

Chris Liebing

AMFM | 280

(60:31 mins)

Added on: 03.08.2020

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Set Report AMFM 279

Listen here to the ninth hour of my 10h set that I played for my birthday in 2014 at the legendary Output Club in Brooklyn.

How I miss DJing in clubs, in front of all of you and how I miss Output Club and those special all night long nights that I usually did in December around my birthday. This set, which you will get hour by hour on a weekly basis now here on AMFM was one of the longer ones. Output had a very strict no picture policy, so there is no footage from inside the club, I only found one blurry picture from my birthday cake. I started at 11 pm as far as I remember and according to my recording I ended at 9 in the morning. Output was such a special place with an amazing sound system and DJ booth, it was always such a pleasure playing there. You always take things for granted as long as you have them. Output Club had to close down end of 2018. I was very sad then and somehow I am even more now, as these days seem so long ago and I have no idea when I get to do something similar again in NYC. I miss it. I miss the city and its people. I have always had a great relationship with NYC since I started to play there in the late 90’s for the legendary Monday nights at Sullivan Bar, organised by @christiansmith. Time goes by so fast, if we don’t learn to appreciate the moment more, it will all just become a faint memory. Stay healthy everyone and I really hope I will get to see you all on some dancefloor again. Until then, enjoy my 10h Output marathon and if you want more, check out my Mixcloud Select page https://www.mixcloud.com/chrisliebingofficial/select/ for way more music, as well as classic CLR Podcasts, downloadable and all involved artists are getting their fair share! Thank you for tuning in. Remember the track list is a rough list, all tracks are on there, but I have no clue in what order, sorry.

Chris Liebing - Tracklist AM/FM 279

Richard Bartz - Subway Pt. 1 (Mark Broom Remix)
Luis Flores - Program
Octual - Varii
Andre Kronert - Terminus (Pfirter Remix)
Mike Dehnert - Fachwerk FW034 b2 LAX by drum tool
Alberto Pascual - Track B5 !! alter ego
DJ Hyperactive – Venus (Ciren Remix)
Rampa, Meggy - Everything feat. Meggy (Original Mix) - Keinemusik
KiNK - Detunator (Adam Port Remix) - 123
Radio Slave - No Sleep
Monoloc - Things (Monoloc Edit)
The Spaceape, Martyn - Is This Insanity? (Ben Klock Mix) - 3024

Chris Liebing

AMFM | 279

(60:31 mins)

Added on: 27.07.2020

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