Long before Richie Hawtin ditched the decks, he and the Minus crew were the kings of minimal in Berlin and beyond.

Though in this back-to-back set from 2004 with fellow minimal pioneer Ricardo Villalobos, minimal surprisingly isn't the order of the day.

Watch: Ricardo Villalobos Playing Berghain's Panorama Bar In 2008

The two were clearly enjoying some one-upmanship, with jackin' house and rolling techno keeping the energy on high for most of the duration of the mix, recorded at Offenbach's famed Robert Johnson club.

Read: The 10 Weirdest, Most Wonderful Ricardo Villalobos Tracks

Dinky's classic "Acid In My Fridge" makes an appearance, and things do get clangy and blippy at moments—it was 2004 after all—but this one is a throwback treat worth listening to on loud.