Creative Impact

Oliver Ackermann

Oliver Ackermann is the founder and key contributor of Death By Audio and the collective A Place To Bury Strangers. For over 25 years he's been a stalwart promoter of DIY culture, most notably building a beloved pedal company while helping to keep the Death by Audio venue alive for years against impossible odds. He splits his time working 90 hours a week designing and destroying circuits with DBA or on tour performing interactive space-time experiences with APTBS.