Sunday, November 21, 2010

I'm Single

Not me, "I'm Single Records"

Can "Khan" Oral, the international all-genre performer and "man who never rests" visionaire launches his new project "I'm Single" a 12“ record label as a new platform for him and his world wide network of musicians and friends. The path of "I'm Single" is not a trend or artistic turn that Khan has just picked up on. His roots in the first Techno-generation on labels like Force Inc./Mille Plateux, Djungle Fever, Sructure, Harvest EMI, Matador Record, Smile Communications or Cologne LIQUID SKY/KOMPAKT confirm his artist credablitly in creating cult classics.

Khan, renowned for his standing between the worlds of; electronic and classic song writing, glamour and deconstruction, ecstasy and quality plans with "I'm Single" to support his artistic vision with originality and creativity that will continue his goal of tearing down the walls of mono-culture and single style approach standardization in the world of music. In the early 90's Khan moved with Jimi Tenor to New York, creating multiple 12" and projects i.e Bizz O.D., El Turco Loco, 4E, Kid(Congo Powers)& Khan, Khan & Walker or Global Electronic Network. Various album projects with Jon Spencer, Julee Cruise, Brigitte Fontaine or the Opera diva performance artist Diamanda Galas naming just a few of the various directions and influences that have shaped the man "who never rest".

Gossip Rats by President Bongo & Dop is The latest super musical freshness from I'm Single, available to buy now at KOMPAKT shop

Icelandic President Bongo, founding member and front shouter of legendary Gus Gus, meets up with French Disco Resistance dOP, who just released their debut album "Greatest Hits" with a big orchestral bang. The out come: a psychopathic dub stomper: "Gossip Rats to the dance floor please ! "I know these guys. They hang out and put every relevant second of creative energy to tape. A non stop flow of music, poetry and love, with no beginning and no end. It's like putting life to tape. I'm glad to be part of it !!"