VENTIL is both KOMPAKT Distribution's personal outlet for our carefully grown digital distribution family and the German word for valve stem. As we are mostly selling vinyl instead of tires, we need some catchy phrases for
this sheet here, so let me paint this metaphor: Quality music is the fresh air our distribution is searching for. Just like a valve stem we are collecting the fresh stuff and over time it slowly leaks out of our release tube... Yeah, info sheets are not my usual task as the intern at KOMPAKT.
After listening to our distribution catalogue over the past few months, I compiled this script through its meanwhile 16 years strong history. Hope you enjoy the selection as much as I am proud of the final product. It might be a waste of work for this not so haptic format for some people but
I poured my heart and soul into this nonetheless. Oh, one thing I learnt early on as an intern here, you need DJ-Feedback, so please read what my busy boss told me: "Ventil#2 is dope, almost too tasteful!" (Michael Mayer)