Who is …?
Popnoname is the artist name of Jens-Uwe Beyer (born 1978 in Fehmarn). He lives in Cologne.
Apart from his regular releases on Kompakt’s Pop Ambient series, he has had a number of 12″ releases on different labels, including Kompakt, Italic and his own Imprints: Magazine and PNN. His first 3 albums White Album (Italic), Surrounded by Weather (Italic) and 50° (PNN) got loads of positive reviews from the German and international press. He recently remixed Eurythmics and Brian Eno & Cluster for the German Recordlabel Grönland. He is part of the Mix Cd`s of Dj`s like Sven Väth, John Digweed or Michael Mayer..
Jens-Uwe Beyer can already look back on a number of live performances, e.g.: Mexico, Greece, Portugal, Serbia, Netherlands, Austria, Russia, Georgia, Germany, USA, Australia, Japan, France, Columbia, UK ….
He is member of Cologne Tape (Barnt, Crato, Jan Philipp Janzen (Von Spar), Michaela Dippel (Ada), Axel Willner (The Field), Jörg Burger (The Modernist) and John Stanier (Battles).
and works together with Jaki Liebezeit (Can, Drums off Chaos). He is Co-Founder of the Labels Magazine and PNN, both labels are distributed by Kompakt.
Piece (12″) Firm 2005
You Are Popnoname (12″) Italic 2006
I Want You For Popnoname (12″) Firm 2006
Credits (12″) Italic 2006
London Paris New York (12″) Italic 2007
White Album (CD,2xLP, Album) Italic 2007
Surrounded by Weather (CD,LP, ALBUM) Italic 2008
Surrounded by Weather REMIX 1 (12″) Italic 2008
Surrounded by Weather Bonus Ep (12″) Italic 2008
Spaces (12″) Pop! 2009
Hello Gorgeous (12″) Kompakt 2010
Change (12″) PNN 2013
50° (CD, ALBUM) PNN 2013
50° Remixes (DIG) PNN 2014
Eurythmics, Brian Eno & Cluster, Von Spar, Station 17, Jonas Bering, Bozzwell, Abyss, Pompeya…
Popnoname appears on:
Pop Ambient 2005-2015 Kompakt (10xCD/LP)
John Digweed Transitions 4 (CD)
Conny Plank Tribute (CD/LP) Grönland 2013
Michael Mayer Immer 3 (CD) Kompakt 2013
Sven Väth Coming Home (CD) 2014
Permanent Vacation 3 (CD) 2014
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