Das Ich

Das Ich Biography

Das Ich is a German electronic music duo formed in Stuttgart in 1989. The band consists of vocalist and producer Stefan Ackermann and multi-instrumentalist Bruno Kramm.

Das Ich's music is characterized by dark electronic beats, aggressive basslines, and provocative lyrics. They are considered to be one of the leading acts in the German electronic music scene, and their music has been influential to many other artists in the genre.

The band's early music was heavily influenced by industrial, EBM, and gothic rock, but over time they have incorporated elements of techno, trance, and trip hop into their sound. They are known for their intense live performances, which often feature elaborate lighting displays and provocative imagery.

Das Ich's lyrics often address dark and controversial themes such as death, sexuality, and politics. Despite this, the band has a dedicated following in Germany and around the world, and their albums and concerts are consistently well-received.

The band's first album, "Die Propheten," was released in 1991 and was a hit in the German electronic scene, gaining widespread attention and praise. They have since released several more albums, each of which has been met with critical acclaim. Their most recent album, "Morbid Mind," was released in 2019.

In addition to their musical achievements, Das Ich is known for their innovative approach to electronic music, and their willingness to push the boundaries of the genre. Their music continues to inspire and captivate fans around the world, and they remain one of the most important and influential acts in the history of German electronic music.


il Cabaret del Diavolo (Since 2005) was created for one reason, to bring together a mix of EBM Electronic Body Music and OldSchool Industrial of the 80's & 90's. But we play many others too of course such as SynthPop, DarkWave, Aggrotech, New Beat and Elektronische Musik. Long Live EBM!