Wellenfeld – Pandemie


Release data: Wellenfeld – Pandemie CD-R/DIGITAL DOWNLOAD, Mellowjet Records, 2013 “Pandemie” is a concept album filled with sequenced, pulsative electronic music, despite its quiet opening track. During the intense sonic ride, the Wuppertal-based German duo Braun/Dominizcak pairs grand orchestral/symphonic outings with modern, dancy-oriented exercises, although an apocalyptic/menacing undercurrent is always more or less shimmering through. Accessible electro-pop tracks like “Prophecy”, “Archaic Dance”, “Infection” and “Days…

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Wellenfeld – The Big Bang


Release data: Wellenfeld – The Big Bang CD-R/DIGITAL DOWNLOAD, Mellowjet Records, 2011 The 66-minute “The Big Bang” is the sixth album by Wellenfeld, aka the German duo Andreas Braun and Detlef Dominizcak. The melodic and highly accessible music comprised on the ten interconnected songs merges spatial/minimal sequencing with choral/string pads, dancy rhythms and beats nicely. Beside a certain Jarre-esque/Kraftwerkian touch floating through the veins of…

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Wellenfeld – Sunshine


Release data: Wellenfeld – Sunshine CD-R/DIGITAL DOWNLOAD, Mellowjet Records, 2008 “Sunshine” contains nine well-composed and executed studio tracks recorded by Wellenfeld (aka the German duo Detlef Dominiczak and Andreas Braun) between April 2006 and February 2008. The outcome is accessible melodic music with spatial sequencer patterns and warm synth pads along captivating leads, of which album opener New York is a good example. Wellenfeld’s rhythmic,…

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Wellenfeld – Trip to Illusion


Release data: Wellenfeld – Trip to Illusion CD-R, SynGate, 2006 “Trip to Illusion” is the third release by the German duo Detlef Dominiczak and Andreas Braun, aka Wellenfeld. The nicely designed album features eight tracks with overall mainstream electronic music. Unfortunately, I couldn’t detect any sparkle in it that made it a bit more interesting than other recordings in the genre. The music contains all…

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