English techno luminary Luke Slater has released music under more than 10 different names over the course of nearly 25 years. This suggests an easy way with creation: get into the studio, hunker down, pump it out. But according to Slater, he needs specific conditions to fall into place before he starts a new project.
“I’m always looking for that thing to rub up against and create something. I can never create anything if everything’s just great.”
there for we decided to find 10 tracks that exhibits Slater’s super wide variety in style and genres while always being true to his raw and generally techno sound.
“I’m pretty much an on-off kind of person – if I don’t want to do something, I just can’t do it. I’m an extremist; I just don’t do the comfortable bit in the middle, which is a bit of a bummer really because it’s nice and cosy there.”
interview with RA
“What is the point in doing something if you’re not really into it? It doesn’t matter what hardships you have in your own life, you really have to roll with this lifestyle – and I know that I have the energy again to do this.”
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