Description

ELEKTRONISCHE MASCHINE (E.M.) originated in 1994 and consists of the following members:
- Richard de Boer
Composer, electronics and voices
- Sonja de Boer Luiten
Electronic percussion
- Michael Malais
Electronics
- Norman van Krimpen
Licht Controller

The man behind the scenes is audio specialist and programmer Jaap van Woerkom.He is the creator of the unique sound of ELEKTRONISCHE MASCHINE. When performing live ELEKTRONISCHE MASCHINE recognizes the eminent importance of a particular visual impression. During that occasion the following features are interacting in pure harmony:
- the powerful (electro, EBM ) music
- light effects (a.o. neon lights, black light, stroboscopes)
- portable drum pads
- (fluorescent) costumes
- subtle choreography
Keywords of the music of ELEKTRONISCHE MASCHINE are:
Dance, Emotion, Power and Moving


Discography
- TANZEN MIT COMPUTER: cassette, 1996
- REAKTOR: CD, 1997
- ENERGY: CD, 1999
- THE KEY TO COMPUTE: CD, 2001
- DAS NETZ: CD, 2003
Performances (a selection)
- Alpha-Centauri Huizen, Holland, May 1997
- E.M.festival Gelsenkirchen, Germany, September 1997
- 013,Tilburg, Holland, April 1999
- Eurosonic festival, Sweden, Juli 1999
- Nighttown, Rotterdam, Holland, October 1999
- De tunnel, Boskoop, Holland, February 2000
- E-live festival, Veldhoven, Holland, September 2000
- Utopia, Zoeterwoude, Holland, September 2001
- Battle of the bands, Zaandam, Holland, Oct. 2001
- De tunnel, Boskoop, Holland, October 2001
- EM Oskars, Technologie Zentrum, Duisburg, Germany, March 2002
- Stahlwerk, Basement Club, Düsseldorf, Germany, March 2002
- Musik club Meyer, Siegen, Germany, October 2002
- Schlachthof, Wiesbaden, Germany, December 2002
- Stahlwerk, Basement Club, Düsseldorf, Germany, April 2003
- Ekko, X-Club event Utrecht, Holland, April 2003
- Dee2, Siegen, Germany, November 2003
- Dark Sylvester, Baroeg, Rotterdam, January 2004
- Patronaat, Haarlem, Holland, February 2004
- Undernativa, Hannover, Germany, Juli 2004
- Winston, Amsterdam, September 2004
- Buk Buk, Heiloo, Holland, October 2004
- Brogum, Zierikzee, Holland, November 2004
- The Event IV, Geel, Belgium, December. 2004
- Bibelot,Dordecht, Holland, December 2004
- Het Kasteel, Alpen ad Rijn, Holland, Feb. 2005
- W2, Den Bosch, Holland, May 2005
- The Max, Alphen a/d Rijn, Holland, September 2005
- Total Music, Schiedam, Holland, November 2005
- Open air festival Cue-records, Schleiden - Broich, Germany, Juli 2006
- Exit, Rotterdam, Holland, September 2006
- Zaalacht, Roermond, Holland, Oktober 2006
- Heaven and hell festival, Vera, Groningen, Holland, March 2007
- E-day festival, Eindhoven, Holland, April 2007
- Eiland van Brienenoord, Rotterdam, Holland, August 2007
- Koornbeurs, Delft, November 2007
- Total Music Schiedam, Oktober 2008
- Bazart, Den Haag, December 2008
- Podium 't Beest, Goes, Maart 2009

Radio/TV (a selection)
- Radio SLOR Ridderkerk, The Netherlands
- Radio Oostakker, Belgium
- Stadsradio Rotterdam, The Netherlands
- BBC Radio, England
- Rijnmond TV Rotterdam, The Netherlands
- Traumklank Radio Bochum, Germany
- E.Klang Arten, Germany
- Radio CD (Schwingungen), Germany
- Radio Rijnmond Rotterdam, The Netherlands
- Radio Stockholm, Sweden
- EMUSIC Phillipsburg, USA
- DSBP radio, USA
- Radio Eins, Berlin, Germany
- Darker than the bat, Belgium
- VPRO's Club 3 voor 12, The Netherlands
- Radio Haarlem 105, The Netherlands
- Radio activity, Amsterdam