For me it’s the rhythm of life; your heartbeat is in 4/4. Techno and house, these are the things that keep me in equilibrium. When I make music I’m completely shut away, so when it comes back to getting my feet on the floor, I need that music to keep me charged, keep me active. Everything is
x and y axes” – he points to the chessboard tiles on the cathedral floor – “but I like to bleed within that grid as well. The 4/4 is always there and quite incessant, but the flesh is working around that grid.