Kryptic Universe Stephan Dresden Kryptic Universe / Dresden Germany Lockertmatik kryptic universe aka stephan s. born 1979 in Dresden and raised in the district Striesen Inspired by Electronic Body Music, Acid House, early 1990s Detroit Techno and the famous east german broadcast DT64 (with it's radio shows Dance Hall hosted by Marusha or Night Flight hosted by Marcos Lopez), kryptic universe began to buy records. And listen! First groundbreaking record was the X-101 album on Tresor by Underground Resistance. 1993 he heard of the Hard Wax in Berlin and ordered his first stuff there. First experiences with work in record stores in Dresden were Humpty Records (1998) and later Hard Wax Dresden His releases so far came out of Phonocake, Psycho Thrill, Sleepy City, Shtum, Melted Recordings, Wolfskuil and the dresden based label Lockertmatik.