Axel Toben

Subtempo Guest Mix 004


Axel Toben is the alias under which Spain based pianist and musician Alejandro Bento encapsulates his electronic music productions. With recent releases on Subtempo and upcoming stuff on a number of reputable labels, Axel Toben is starting to put out some of the music he's been working on for the past few years. Here at Subtempo we strongly believe in Alejandro's talent and look forward to sharing with the world his upcoming releases, as Alejandro Bento and his piano work or as Axel Toben with his more electronic music based productions.

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Where was this mix recorded? In a friend's studio.

What are you excited about this mix that people should know? This mix was inspired by the good weather and getting ready to start playing sets soon. It's a collection of tracks that inspire me at the moment and from artists and labels that I consider an influence in my work as Axel Toben.

What can we expect from you in the near future? A continuation of the development of my piano work and above all some new electronic music as I'm preparing my debut EP for Subtempo. There will be more mixes and of course, in a not so distant future, an Axel Toben live set.



1. Acid Pauli - Euology To Eunice [Other People]
2. Stavroz - Merci eclair [Laut & Luise]
3. Artur Nikolaev - Start play [Innocent Music Deep]
4. Cristi Cons - Get together (Vlad Caia Dub remix) [Meander]
5. Matthew Herbert - It´s only ( dj koze remix) [Pampa]
6. Egokind - Always [Lenient Tales]
7.Proudly People, Joor Ghen - Meeting room [Moan]
8.RY X - Berlin (LCAW and Felix Jaehn remix) [Soundcloud free dl]
9. Melchior and Luciano - Solomon's Prayer [Cadenza]
10. Nick dow - Let me register [Self Released Bandcamp]
11. Der Dritte Raum - Alienoid (Dominik Eulberg and Gabriel Ananda reconstruction remix) [Der Dritte Raum]
12. Mind against - Avalon [Life And Death]
13. Green Velvet - Bigger than Prince (hot since 82 remix) [Circus]
14. Gardens of God - Gluk [Armada Music Bundles]
15. Markyz - Be careful (Proudly People remix) [Deep Tech]
16. Gardens of God - Voices from the past [BOSO]
17. Solee - Ditzingen [Parquet]
18. Mind Against - (Polarstern) [Life and death]
19. Proudly People - Desert Alive (Surface remix) [Surface]
20. Axel Toben - Spice (Original mix) [Unreleased]


We've also put together the tracks we could find on a Spotify playlist. This time it's really been just a few that we could find on spotify, as a lot of these are rare tracks, only available in certain places, and sometimes only on vinyl.

Follow Axel Toben / Alejandro Bento on Soundcloud.