Michael Schaffer is a German painter, musician and lyricist. Born in Andernach he lives and works on the rise above the Rhineland. As an autodidact he started painting in the late 90´s. Since then he took part in several exhibitions, both in Germany and in European countries such as Italy, Austria or Spain and in cities as Florence or Salzburg. He worked on mutiple music projects and did several solo work. Under the moniker machina elektrika he began a series of pure electronic and modular music.