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Transmat is a record label, in Detroit, owned by certain Derrick May. Started in mid 1980's, this label is responsible for techno music, as it is known today, alongside Juan Atkin's Metroplex -label. Since it's beginning, Transmat has released very influential music, most notably by very famous artists such as Derrick May (in his Rhythim is Rhythim disguise), Suburban Knight, Carl Craig (as Psyche), Dark Comedy(aka Kenny Larkin), Model 500 (aka Juan Atkins), Octave One as well as Joey Beltram among others. Transmat has also one sublabel, Fragile. Having been defunct for most of the 1990's, Transmat re-launched recently with releases from Derrick himself, as well as Aril Brikha, followed by others.

Singles / 12"
MS1  X-Ray - Let's Go 
MS2  Rhythim Is Rhythim - Nude Photo 
MS3  Suburban Knight - The Groove 
MS4  Rhythim Is Rhythim - Strings of Life 
MS5  Bang The Party - Release The Party 
MS6  Rhythim Is Rhythim - It Is What It Is 
MS7  M-D-Emm - 1666 Pyro Maniac Mix / Get Acidic / Get Angelic 
MS8  K-Alexi-Shelby - All For Lee Sah / My Medusa / Vertigo 
MS9  R-Tyme - Illusion / R-Theme 
MS10 Octave One featuring Lisa Newberry - I Believe 
MS11 Rhythim Is Rhythim - Beyond The Dance 
MS12 Psyche - Crackdown 
MS13 Suburban Knight - The Art Of Stalking / The Worlds 
MS14 Model 500 - Ocean to Ocean 
MS15 Rhythim Is Rhythim - The Beginning 
MS16 Beltram - Energy Flash / Psycho Bass 
MS17 3 Phase featuring Dr. Motte - Der Klang Der Familie / Spacegenerator 
MS18 Dark Comedy - Corbomite Maneuver EP 
MS19 Silent Phase - Psychotic Funk (CD)
MS20 Silent Phase - The Rewired Mixes 
MS21 Rhythim Is Rhythim - Icon / Kao-Tic Harmony 
MS22 Microworld - Signals / Smile 
MS23 Aril Brikha - Deeparture In Time EP (12")
MS24 Quietdaze - Viewing A Decade EP
MS25 Aril Brikha - Deeparture in Time LP (2x12")
MS26 Stephen Brown - EP1
MS27 Stephen Brown - EP2
MS29 Rodenbush - Rodenbush EP
MS30 John Arnold - 4 Minutes?

Albums
TMT 1 Silent Phase - The Theory Of Silent Phase (2x12"/CD)
TMT 3 Tony Drake - Texture (CD)
TMT 4 Derrick May - Innovator (5xLP/2xCD)
TMT 5 Various - Time:Space (CD)
TMT 6 Aril Brikha - Deeparture In Time (CD)
TMT 7 Indio - Indio (CD/Vinyl)

Discography from my record shelf, additions from http://www.transmat.com/, http://ad.techno.org/

Update Feb 7 2002
mkb says re: Transmat: i found out from techno rebels that MS stands for metroplex subsidiary!

Update Feb 16 2003
Added two releases.

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