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herz Love based House | Techno label founded by Damiano von Erckert.
"ava." is committed to the tradition of House and Techno, while seeking the permanent link to freshness and innovation. Being open to external influences and with paying tribute to contemporary clubmusic, "ava." wants to contribute to its development and offer a platform to emerging artists as well as to the interested public. It´s not only a label but a collective of Cologne`s organic music scene. "ava." brings a lot of artists like Damiano von Erckert, Tito Wun, Motor City Drum Ensemble, Funkycan, AM KNM, Max Graef, Retrogott, Murat Tepeli, Lowtec, Hulk Hodn, Prosumer etc. together and provides a platform for joint projects and new ideas.

Releases


MICKEY M. AND THE MARLBORO MAN

"MICKEY M. AND THE MARLBORO MAN"

Artist: Damiano von Erckert, Peven Everett, Max Graef
Release: November 14
Catalog: ava. 007
Format: 12" Vinyl



MAVI SOUL PT.1

"MAVI SOUL PT.1"

Artist: Am Kinem, Retrogott, Hulk Hodn, Harmonious Thelonious
Release: September 14
Catalog: ava.LP 003
Format: 12" + 10" Vinyl




GIANT PANDAS AND OTHER NICE THINGS IN LIFE.

"GIANT PANDAS AND OTHER NICE THINGS IN LIFE."

Artist: Damiano von Erckert, Georgia Anne Muldrow
Release: March 14
Catalog: ava.006
Format: 12" Vinyl
Recorded @ Wikahuma Studios




LOVE BASED MUSIC.

"Love Based Music."

Artist: Damiano von Erckert, Georgia Anne Muldrow, Tito Wun, Funkycan, Imam Ally-Salaam, Motor City Drum Ensemble
Release: September 13
Catalog: ava.LP 002
Format: 2 x 12" Vinyl + DVD
Recorded @ Wikahuma Studios





Mr. Pink, what have you been smokin'?

"Fee FI FOE FUNK FOR ME"

Artist: Murat Tepeli, Damiano von Erckert, Prosumer
Release: March 13
Catalog: ava.005
Format: 12" Vinyl
Recorded @ Deutztroit Studios & Wikahuma Studios




Mr. Pink, what have you been smokin'?

"Mr. Pink, what have you been smokin'?"

Artist: Damiano von Erckert & Tito Wun aka Twit One
Release: March 13
Catalog: ava.LP 001
Format: 12" Vinyl
Recorded @ Wikahuma and Treehouse Studios




KÖLN 1

"KÖLN II"

Artist: Damiano von Erckert, The AVA Brothers, Harry Swinger aka Superswinger, Ugly Drums
Release: August 12
Catalog: ava.004.2
Format: 12" Vinyl
Recorded @ Wikahuma Studios & Deutztroit




KÖLN 1

"KÖLN I"

Artist: Damiano von Erckert, Murat Tepeli, Andy Vaz, Martin Beume
Release: April 12
Catalog: ava.004.1
Format: 12" Vinyl
Recorded @ Wikahuma Studios & Deutztroit




funkycan - We were raised to believe that someday we were all gonna have great beards.

"We were raised to believe that someday we were all gonna have great beards."

Artist: Funkycan, Lowtec, Guest Producer Damiano von Erckert
Release: November 11
Catalog: ava.003
Format: 12" Vinyl
Recorded @ Wikahuma Studios




damiano von erckert - i think we agree, the past is over

"i think we agree, the past is over."

Artist: Damiano von Erckert, Murat Tepeli
Release: August 11
Catalog: ava.002
Format: 12" Vinyl/ Digital
Recorded @ Wikahuma Studios




ava001 Various Artists

"VARIOUS ARTISTS"

Artist: Damiano von Erckert, Murat Tepeli, Christopher Rau, Funkycan
Release: April 11
Catalog: ava.001
Format: 12" Vinyl/ Digital