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About Gordon

Founder and CEO of Berlin based electronic music label Project: Mooncircle, Gordon Gieseking is a man whose passion for music and vision knows no bounds. Since the genesis of the label over eleven years ago, his self made musical empire has taken on a life of its own giving birth a number of offspring projects. In 2007 Gordon launched the music platform ‘Finest Ego’ and co- founded the dub techno label Project Squared in 2009. Being the driving force behind his ever expanding imprints, he also works as the Label & Distribution manager at HHV Handels GmbH. With an eclectic catalogue of music in his hands his license agreement roster hosts a number of high profile brands such as Nike, Red Bull, Vodafone, Universal, Warner, and many more. Branching beyond label work Gordon is a regular moderator at BLN.FM and Red Bull Music Academy Radio. With his ever expansive résumé and experience within the music business he is a highly sought after teacher. Lecturing at University of the Arts – UDK / DigiMediaL in Berlin and recently giving talks at Rotterdam’s BUMA Music Conference as well as for the European Music Conference in Warsaw 2012, he endeavours to share his experiences and help others to thrive within the industry. Being a DJ from an early age and where is passion for music first took flight, he has made mixes for international tastemaker publications such as Earmilk (USA/Canada) , Big Up Magazine, Pixelatique, Inverted Audio, Electronic Explorations (UK), URB Magazine as well as radio stations like BBC Radio 6 Music, FM4, PULS (ARD/BR) & RadioEins (RBB). Performing under his own name and one half of the ‘Finest Ego Sound System’, he’s supported some greats like Kryptic Minds, Robot Koch, Mike Slott, fLako, Gang Starr & John Robinson. Recently performing at the established Boiler Room | London, Sonar, My head is Dubby & Satta Outside Festival. Project Mooncircle and it’s prodigies emphasis on creative artwork spans from Gordons own talent as a graphic artist. Beta Bodega Coalition, Subversiv Records, Amacs Skateboards, Universal Music, Zoo York, Warp Records, Tres Records, Ninja Tune, Planet Mu & Botanica del Jibaro have all called on him for his striking creations. More information: http://www.projectmooncircle.com/artists/5

Ego Trips #805: Barrio Lindo ‘Yaguareté abá’ free download via XLR8R

Have first listen, vote and download Barrio lindos ‘Yaguareté abá‘ over on XLR8R now. Inspired by a traditional Paraguayan legend of a Werewolf, it comes off his magical debut album ‘Menoko’ due out April 4th. ➲ DWNLD

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Releases: Mo Kolours ‘Mo Kolours’ (12″ LP/Free Dwnld – Digital – One Handed Music, 2014)

This album introduces a generous and endlessly creative talent to the world at large. And, as with his mesmerising live show, Mo Kolours doesn’t just give us a glimpse of the path less travelled but also offers us the fruits … Continue reading

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Releases: Vtgnike – Dubna (Digital – Other People OP004, 2014)

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Releases: naps. ‘Hydrate’ (MC / digital – This Thing, 2014)

“Hydrate” is the debut long-player from Melbourne’s naps. A world where a lo-fidelity aesthetic meets precise digital manipulation, Hydrate flexes between New Age collage and decaying hip hop, encouraging the listener to keep up in their Nike Free Flyknits. Mastered … Continue reading

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Releases: Even Tuell & Midnightopera ‎– Workshop Special 02 (Ltd. 12″ – Workshop, 2013)

Copies sold at “Weltkulturen Museum” in Frankfurt, Germany contain a sheet of enclosed paperwork which states: “Inspired by the exhibition “TRADING STYLE Weltmode im Dialog”, its atmosphere and its sounds, Paul David Rollmann & Julian Jöckel produced three music tracks, … Continue reading

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Mixes: radio&fernseh ‘Girls Like Guys With Skills’ Mix

I am rather picky and very skeptical when it comes to mixes nowdays but radio&fernseh always surprises me with his eclectic, warm selection and perfectly placed skills! #purevinylmix #exberliner

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Releases: Lasse Passage ‘Stop Making Sense And Start Making Succes Vol.1′ (Mini digital album – Eat Concrete, 2014)

First mini-album by Lasse Passage out now on Eat Concrete (listen and order HERE). ‘Stop Making Sense And Start Making Success,Vol. 1′ is first in a four part series and introduces us to the intricate and original songs by the … Continue reading

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Releases: The Green Kingdom ‘Expanses’ (CD/Digital – DRONARIVM, 2014)

This album is, for all intents and purposes, is an homage to classic ambient and ambient techno albums of the past (of course filtered through the distinctive sound world of The Green Kingdom). This is not to say that the … Continue reading

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Releases: V/A: 15 Shades of White (CD/Digital DRONARIVM, 2013)

Dronarivm sums up the year 2013 with ‘15 Shades of White‘ CD compilation. 15 tracks that are different in atmosphere and sound are united by a common winter mood. Winter is a favorite season of philosophers and introvert dreamers, a … Continue reading

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News: Pre-listening to Mo Kolours debut album ‘Mo Kolours’ (12″/Digital Album – One Handed Music, March 23rd 2014)

Mo Kolours is a half-Mauritian, half-English producer, singer and percussionist. On his self-titled debut album he displays dazzling inventiveness and joyous spirit – unsurprising for someone raised on the likes of Jimi Hendrix, Lee Perry and A Tribe Called Quest … Continue reading

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Releases: Inner Science ‘Border Reflections’ (12″ EP – Plain Music, 2013)

In the most beautiful and elegant tones, enfolding rhythm various patterns. Japanese electronic music producer Masumi Nishimura‘s solo project INNER SCIENCE. More information / Buy vinyl

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Releases: SnowSkull ‘All Great Thoughts Are Conceived By Walking Website’ (Digital EP – Self released, 20/01/14)

This month sees the launch of a brand new SnowSkull project – an enriched arts project comprising of a website and a music compilation featuring some of the most innovative and exciting new electronic music producers from Wales’ burgeoning music … Continue reading

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Releases: Clap! Clap! ‘Tambacounda EP’ Trailer (Black Acre, 2014)

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Ego Trips #775: Kirrin Island – Lights (Digital/CD – Self-released, 2013)

He did also the soundtrack for this lovely documentary.

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Releases: illsugi – OSAKI BEATS (Digital – Self-released, 2013)

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