Digitalism is a German dance punk duo founded in Hamburg in 2004 and consisting of İsmail "Isi" Tüfekçi and Jens "Jence" Moelle. They are signed to French label Kitsuné Music, and have released four singles to present : "Zdarlight", "Jupiter Room", and "Idealistic""Pogo". Jens likes Digitalism's songs to simple chapters in a complex novel about social interaction and attraction, having distorted bass lines and thumping rhythms comprising the punctuation.
Digitalism has remixed songs for The Presets, The Futureheads, Daft Punk, Tom Vek,Tiga, Klaxons, Monk, White Stripes,Depeche Mode, Cut Copy and many others, including a re-edit of "Fire in Cairo" by The Cure (entitled "Digitalism in Cairo"). Their remixes and tracks are played by DJs such as Soulwax, Erol Alkan, Boys Noize and Justice.
Digitalism made appearances at festivals such as Lollapalooza, South by Southwest, Coachella, and Ultra Music Festival as well as various clubs worldwide.
Jens Moelle has two solo releases on Kitsuné Music; Wired as Jence and "I Ragazzi Del 1982" as Palermo Disko Machine
Moelle and Tüfekçi met at a record store in Hamburg and became friends. Later, the store's owner asked them to DJ a party, and they then began mixing and recording. Moelle said they record in a World War II bunker they own in Hamburg.
Digitalism's debut album "Idealism", was released May 9, 2007 as Digitalism on Toshiba EMI Records in Japan, on May 21,2007 on Kitsuné Music in France, on Astralwerks in North America and etcetc/Virgin Music in Australia and New Zealand. The album includes re-edits of the previously released singles "Zdarlight" and "Jupiter Room", as well as their "Digitalism in Cairo" original re-edit of a track by The Cure.