When it was announced Ben Klock would be playing a six-hour at Fabric later this year, we were as excited as you judging by the social media response.
Fair enough too, the Berghain resident is one of clubland’s most popular DJs, revered for his commanding take on techno. He's established himself as a draw card wherever he goes and he’s knocking on the door of iconic veteran territory with nearly 20 years experience in the game.
But it's not just his selections that are on point in the booth. For the past 11 years his Klockworks imprint has been a bastion of quality techno, guaranteeing top-quality tracks with every release.
Initially a place for Klock’s own experiments the label has since become a home for other techno titans like DVS1, Rod, Etapp Kyle and the late Trevino. If you’ve released on Klockworks you're instantly afforded a certain level of credibility such is the reputation of the label.
So 11 years into the Klockworks journey, we look back at 11 classic tracks from the back catalogue.