Title: Lizard Lounge
Cat No: COMPOSE 0114-1
KRISTO, who´s real name is Kris Tomasson, is a 29 year old American who is actually living in Munich. He was born in New York City (USA) in 1967, and studied industrial design. In 1992 he came over to Germany to work at the BMW headquater, where he is responsible for the design of new prototypes.
His musical development started early at the age of 12, where he got his first piano lessons. At the age of 14 he got into contact with the sythesizer-technology, when he received a „Moog Rogue“ – synthesizer. Four years later, in 1985, he enbroadened his musical career with deejay-ing in Pittsburgh.
Musical influences for his work as a house producer came from acts / labels like CFM, Eight-ball Records, Mike Delgado, ZazzNotZazz, Mood II Swing, Nite Groove, Instinct Records or New Breed Records.