Roel Funcken officially popped up on the scene in 2010, with his solo debut, titled Vade, out on Ad Noiseam. Fans of electronic music, and IDM in general, have been tracking this Dutch musician for over a decade prior, when, along with his brother, Don, the duo has released some of the genre defining music on labels such as Schematic, Neo Ouija, n5MD, aD Noiseam, ShipWrec, Tympanik Audio, Combat Recording and others, as the one and only Funckarma.
Roel Funcken, probably the most prolific musician of abstract electronic music this side of the galaxy, continues his foray into mind-altering sonic extractions and show us the best of IDM musicians through many collaborations : Igloomag, Headphone Commutes, Data.Wave, A strangely isolated place
Roel Funcken proves to be a master of technoid, bass heavy and intelligent dance music that defies any genre. His sound is in a constant state of dynamic evolution, bringing to life his broad love for genres in new hybrids which are difficult to tag into single coffins.