The scooter. Some whiz through the big cities of Europe with umpteen different specimens. With muscle power, petrol or electric. The scooter is an urban lifestyle that Forteba seems to have lost on his new “Tabella EP”. “I need my scooter back” he complains in the first track. The thief of his vehicle now glides…
“…The major problem in the past was to locate the setting of the ancient Plastic City. Referring to our latest findings Plastic City was not a city built of stone or metal but more kind of built out of ideas… (Plastic City) can not be found by our archaeologists. We will have to examine the ideas and then try to reconstruct Plastic City in our minds…”
(Excerpt from “Scientist Report Network”, ID 12.587, Year 2495)
“Imagination of the Shape” is the slogan ot the current release period of the well-known Tech-House and Deep House label. The future of the label is the past and present. Or the present is the future. It depends how you look at it. Plastic City has always meant development. We will stay true our policy of releasing but quality tracks which can be heard and played in years to come. Maybe the upcoming releases will show you this again. Maybe… Plastic City.
Plastic City is the home of several artists, producers and DJs like Terry Lee Brown Junior, The Timewriter, Babak Shayan, Lukas Greenberg, Phunk Diggaz, J. Axel, Rozzo, AWeX, Forteba, Tomoki Tamura, Nikola Gala, Gui Boratto, Greg Parker, Zoë Xenia, Aki Bergen, Nick Curly, Bucher & Kessidis, Kriss Dior, DJ Yellow, DKMA präsentiert Andrastea, Tesox, EBE, El Farouki, The Kelly Project, Funky Derrick, Soda Inc., Nicole Moudaber, G-Pal, Future Funk, Nic Fanciulli, Youen, Gabriel Sordo, Matthieu B., Yousef and many more…
Standard sleeves from 1993 till today:
The head office of the label was in Neckargemünd near Heidelberg from 1993 to 2003 and in Mannheim between 2004 and 2017. Between 1995 and 2003 the label also had offices in New York (Plastic City America) and London (Plastic City UK), which regularly released stand-alone singles and albums. Since autumn 2017, the label is based in Berlin, but still also run a branch in Mannheim. In addition to the main label Plastic City, albums, EPs and singles are regularly released on the two sublabes Plastic City Suburbia and Plastic City FX. While on Plastic City Suburbia you can find rather groovy and melodic titles not only for clubs, very cluby deep house titles are released on Plastic City FX.
Plastic City Radio Show
Since 2006, the Plastic City Radio Show can be heard regularly on various radio stations and platforms worldwide. Guest DJs such like Terry Lee Brown Junior, Ira Ange, The Timewriter, Evren Fortuna, Der Ferrari, BDTom, Oscar Barilla, DJ Yellow, Babak Shayan, Aki Bergen, Jürgen Kaisr, Junior Gee, J. Axel and Tuxedo in addition to the person responsible for the program regularly ensure great variety through their DJ sets.
Further information about the radio show you can find here: Plastic City Radio Show