Latest Interviews

  • Interview with

    Clement Power

    Clement Power (b. 1980) studied at Cambridge University and the Royal College of Music, then held assistant conductorships with the London Philharmonic Orchestra and Ensemble Intercontemporain. He frequently collaborates with leading new-music ensembles including Klangforum Wien and MusikFabrik. He has conducted orchestras including the Philharmonia, the London Philharmonic Orchestra, BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, NHK Symphony Orchestra, RSO Stuttgart, Lucerne Festival Academy Orchestra, ...

    On 9. Oktober 2017 / By
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    Lvis Mejía

    Lvis Mejía is a contemporary artist and musician that sees himself more as an agent exploring phenomena while converting it into an aesthetic practice. A discourse triggered by the most essential contiguity where the critical thought, emotions and speculation converge and blossom. His oeuvre takes on multiple forms and expressions: intermedia art covering the scope of audiovisual performance, electro-acoustic and symphonic music, ...

    On 26. September 2017 / By
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    António Rafael (NaN Collider)

    FACTS: 1: urban life and how people are turning automatized 2: global warming 3: fires and Portugal QUESTIONS: 1. What is the biggest inspiration for your music? My biggest inspiration is listening music, the sounds around me and some kind of energy that comes into my hands when I’m playing. Its not very rational and scientific. 2. How and when did you ...

    On 26. September 2017 / By
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    Jutta Ravenna

    Born 1960 in Düsseldorf, Ravenna studied visual arts and music in both Düsseldorf and Berlin. As sound-artist, she works with visual and acoustical objéts trouvés. On the border between visual art and music, she researches intermodal perceptional qualities between acoustics and visual themes, mostly with site-specific installations. Since 1994 examples of works in lakes, abandoned shipyards, a gelatine-factory, old churches and monasteries, ...

    On 23. September 2017 / By
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    Yannick Barman (KiKu)

    1. What is the biggest inspiration for your music? Cinema, movies and books. 2. How and when did you get into making music? I started playing music when I was 4 years old with my parents. At the beginnig I played tambour in a marching band before switching to the trumpet. After that, I studied classical music. 3. What are 5 of ...

    On 22. September 2017 / By
  • Interview with

    Ectoplasm Girls

    FACTS: 1: The word cult pejoratively refers to a group whose beliefs or practices are considered abnormal or bizarre. 2: An emblem is a pictorial image, abstract or representational, that epitomizes a concept. 3: Alchemical transmutation is effected when male and female principles within the individual work to bring about the union of heaven and earth. ————- QUESTIONS: 1. What is the ...

    On 20. September 2017 / By
  • Interview with

    Felicia Atkinson

    FACTS: 1: I saw a red moon rising fast in Tasmania 2: Fresh herbs make food taste better 3: Be kind with the animals ———– QUESTIONS: 1. What is the biggest inspiration for your music? Landscapes, birds, conversations, books, films… other’s people music…. For example for my latest record, Hand in Hand, i was inspired by the short stories of JG Ballards ...

    On 20. September 2017 / By
  • Interview with

    Shawn O’Sullivan

    As an artist, O’Sullivan has long since explored the juncture between hard-hitting, functional dance floor material and more lofty, conceptual work. From a purely structural standpoint, the artist’s return to Avian bears all the hallmarks of previous output under the alias, utilising the same palette found on early EP’s for Guy Brewer’s label. Stripped back and driven, the music marries caustic drum-machine ...

    On 8. September 2017 / By
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    Wolfgang Voigt (GAS)

    Wolfgang Voigt, active member of Cologne’s minimal techno scene since the early 90s has recently reactivated his GAS moniker for a new release on his own Kompakt label. His newest release, „Narkopop“ sees him return to his trademark sound: long-form ambience, both mournful and full of bliss. FACTS: 1: Less is more 2: It’s there. You just can’t see it. 3: Freedom ...

    On 6. September 2017 / By
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    KOOL A.D.

    KOOL A.D. aka Victor Vazquez is an American musician, rapper, author, and artist. He is from the San Francisco Bay Area of California. 1. What is the biggest inspiration for your music? this cosmic thing called life, man. 2. How and when did you get into making music? my dad started teaching me guitar when i was like 4 or 5. he ...

    On 6. September 2017 / By
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    Cult Days

    Cult Days is a rapper, artist and designer from El Cerrito, California. 1. 1. What is the biggest inspiration for your music? My dreams 2. How and when did you get into making music? I started when I was 3 or 4, I would record myself singing on my parent’s cassette tape. 3. What are 5 of your favourite albums of all ...

    On 6. September 2017 / By
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    Akira Kosemura

    In 2007, Akira Kosemura debuted from Australian label with his first solo album “It’s On Everything” while he’s at school. At the same year, he founded own label “Schole Records”, and garner good reviews by releasing various albums of crossover genre music with the sound of Piano, strings, synthesizer, and field recording. His new album, „In The Dark Woods“ is produced under ...

    On 5. September 2017 / By
  • Interview with

    Good Morning

    Good Morning are a two piece recording project made up of Stefan Blair (Gemini) and Liam Parsons (Aries). In a live setting they are joined by James Macleod (Libra) and John Considine (Sagittarius). FACTS: 1: ants do sleep, a series of micro naps like leonardo da vinci or james franco 2: killer whales are named from a mistranslation of whale killer and ...

    On 5. September 2017 / By
  • Interview with

    Paul Jebanasam

    FACTS: 1. Life 2. Sound 3. Infinity QUESTIONS: 1. What is the biggest inspiration for your music? Most often it’s things that are outside of my immediate experience that I would like to somehow understand or inhabit. This can be environmental like a setting in the distant past or future but most of the time its also a perspective on an experience ...

    On 30. August 2017 / By
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    Ashley Eriksson of LAKE

    FACTS: 1:  LAKE lives on an island Washington State called Whidbey Island. 2:  LAKE has toured in Europe two times before this tour. 3:  LAKE currently has 4 members, but only 3 are on tour. The missing, Markly, had a second baby so he’s at home with the baby instead. — QUESTIONS: 1. What is the biggest inspiration for your music? Folk ...

    On 30. August 2017 / By