Fonia Session 43 – Karaoke Kalk


Welcome to session 43 of the fonia radio show! This time we met with the man behind the labels Karaoke Kalk and Kalk Pets, Thorsten Lütz.

Some may know him under his former artist name “Strobocop“. Karaoke Kalk was found in the “Köln-Kalk” district and moved in 2004 to Berlin. Some of the artists on the label are Hauschka, Astrobal, Donna Regina, Bill Wells, Dakota Suite!

Listen to an interesting interview and an even more interesting mix set. Be good to yourself!

Thank you all for listening,
and be good to yourself!



Thorsten Lütz founded the record label Karaoke Kalk in 1997 in Cologne. The name comes from the „Köln-Kalk“ district where the label started out. Over the past 20 years the label has amounted a superb catalog totaling well over 97 releases by a dazzling array of artists spanning the broadest possible spectrum of musical output. His career started in the 90s with his dj alias STROBOCOP with whom he organized parties in the centre and the surroundings of Cologne.