Remastered from the original reel-to-reel tapes comes the first Generator release from 1992, the TXC-1 EP for the first time in digital format!
Generator the label was originally formed in Detroit by Alan Oldham and studio partner Ethan Nep Sevy (ex-Code Industry) and was one of the first labels to be pressed and distributed by Submerge.
The young duo was later joined by Detroit's Sean Deason (as Freq), Minneapolis' DJ ESP Woody McBride, Tokyo's Mind Design, and most famously Rome's Marco Passarani, who released his first international projects on the label.
The TXC-1 (TXC = toxic) EP, a collab between Oldham and Sevy, embodies the sounds of the day, influenced by Inner City, Derrick May/Rhythim Is Rhythim and even the rare groove of Soul II Soul. It was a new era of musical discovery.
Look for more of the original Generator material to be released exclusively on our Bandcamp site in the coming months.
released January 9, 2020
GEN001. All tracks produced by Level A and DJ T-1000. (P) & (C) 1992 Generator Music BMI. Original label art by Dan Sicko (RIP). Original mastering by Sound Enterprises, Detroit. Digital transfer by Mystery Street Recording Company, Chicago. Remastered by Neptune Mastering, Berlin.