Artmus aka. Rasmus Stabell started his music career playing drums in his parents basement.
In his teenage years he met Jeppe Federpiel who was also a drummer and the two boys started to produced Hip Hop in Rasmus’s homestudio. Now 13 years later Rasmus & Jeppe has, under the name Providers, produced several track’s and no.1 hits for some of the biggest artist in Denmark. Artist like L.O.C, Outlandish, Szhirley, Medina, , Ataf Khawaja etc.. Most recently Medina – ’Kun for mig’ that went number 1 onn the the Danish singles chart.
After doing urban music for 13 years Rasmus decided to go back to his roots which is a mix of hip hop, rock and electronic music. Rasmus created an alias named Artmus which represents a playground with no rules and where anything is legal.
”I feel that electronic music gives me the freedom to do whatever I feel like and not being restricted by genre’s or trends. Artmus is Artmus for Artmus’s sake!”
Artmus has produced the track ”Artmus” which is out on Nightology records. Artmus is also behind the remix of Danish rapgroup Suspekt’s ”Sut den op fra slap (Artmus Re-Fix)” which was a massive underground hit in 2008.
Alongside his music career Rasmus has been DJ’ing in the Copenhagen nightlife for 10 years and has played at several venues in Copenhagen and London.
Rasmus Stabell is also co-owner of Labelmade Records.
Name: Rasmus Stabell
3 Influences in your music: Bass – Sex – Energy
Favourite Danish Venue: Don’t have one
International Venue: Fabric London
Favourite colour: Black
Favourite sneakers: New Balance – Common projects - Lanvin
Blonde, brunette or redhead: Blondette
If Black didn’t exist – what colour would you wear the most: The opposite of white
Would you like to be taller or shorter: Nope
Biggest triumph: Being able to live entirely from music
Biggest regret: Not buying my apartment in 1999 - Jerk
If reborn and you could choose your sex – Man or woman: Man
What have you done to prevent global warming today: Took my bike instead of my Classic Mercedes Coupé from 1984
What is your weird talent: Drumstick tricks
Favourite 5 hour back to back set with: DJ Niko
Collaborate with non-dj-musician: Belvedere vodka
1 festival you want to go to eventually: Sonar
3 parties of the year you don’t want to miss: Roskilde festival – Coma – My birthday party
3 favourite web-sites: KanyeWest’s blog – Beatport - Lastnightsparty.com
3 favourite download-sites for music: Beatport – Itunes - Hypemachine
Favourite city outside Denmark: Tokyo
Produce your music on what and in which program: Pro tools – Grado headphones
Best buy this year: Canon G 10 camera – Grado headphones
Titel – Label – År
Single / EP
”Artmus” – Artmus – Nightology Records - 2009
Suspekt – ”Klamfyr” – Artmus Re-Fix – Unreleased -
Suspekt – ”Sut den op fra slap” – Artmus Re-Fix – Tabu Records/Playground – 2008
Blackdance – ”Give it to me boy” – Artmus Re-Fix – A:larm – 2008
Powderdust – ”Forget time” – Artmus Re-Fix – A:larm/Labelmade – 2008
1 - Bingoplayers – Chop – Original mix
2– Ricky L – Born again – Pasta boys remix
3– A.Dub – Wolfram – Flip remix
4– Danny Clark & Jay Benham – Wondrous – David Penn vocal dub
5– Riva Starr – La conga – Original mix
6- CSS – Move – Cut copy remix
7– Basti grub – Wenn ich an die kosten denke – Original mix
8– Simon Baker & Jamie Jones – Kaskazi – Original mix
9– Peter Zohdy – Oxygen - Original mix
10– V V Brown – Cryin blood – Hannah holland remix