The German DJ Michael Braune (real name Mezzo Templer) started DJing in 1986. His first club residency was at Imperial in Bremen. From 1990-1993 he was resident at the Front club in Hamburg which played a crucial role in the early house scene of Germany
Since 1991 he is running a bedroom studio in Hamburg.
1998: Together with Camara Blickfeldt he has built kuenstleramt and later on AFG, two places for art and electronic music.