From their seminal underground releases in the ’90s through to their recent GRAMMY nomination, Booka Shade (Walter Merziger & Arno Kammermeier) continue to prove exactly why they remain at the heart of electronic music. In 2005 the co-founders the legendary label Get Physical Music release the international successes ‘Mandarine EP’ & ‘Body Language’ (w/ M.A.N.D.Y.).
Since their Sónar break-through in 2005 Booka Shade earned huge recognition with their innovative live shows. Opening for legendary acts such as Depeche Mode & Kraftwerk & headlining stages inc. Coachella, Glastonbury, Rock Werchter & Red Rocks. They have been named one of Resident Advisor's Top 5 live acts in the world & DJ Mag’s ’10 Unforgettable Sets From The History Of Exit Festival’.
Booka Shade were recently inducted into Pete Tong's BBC Radio 1 Hall of Fame Remix credits include Depeche Mode, Moby, Rüfüs Du Sol & many more. Twenty years, dozens of EP’s & nine albums later, Booka Shade have become more than a household name, they have become synonymous with the spirit which drives electronic music & have set a precedent to which electronic music is still held to today.