Latest Interviews

  • Interview with

    Midori Hirano

    MimiCof a.k.a. midori hirano is a Japanese musician, composer, sound artist and producer, born in Kyoto and now based in Ber lin, stems across a diverse range of genres and cultures. Her productions are based around the use of traditional instrumentation such as the piano or strings, but yet her works are so diverse and eclectic mixture of modern digital sounds with ...

    On 11. Mai 2010 / By
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    Hans-Joachim Roedelius / Cluster

    Roedelius – The Diary Of The Unforgotten/Selbstportrait VI was released at April 23th, 2010 on Bureau B. A beautiful collection of recordings from 1972 to 1978, first released in 1990 (with different artwork). „Selbstportrait VI“ contains compositions Roedelius did in addition to his work with Cluster, Harmonia and Brian Eno in the legendary Forst years. In the booklet Roedelius looks back on ...

    On 3. Mai 2010 / By
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    Jack Barnett from These New Puritans

    These New Puritans are a London-based band from the Southend-on-Sea area. The group consists mainly of Jack Barnett (songwriter, producer, vocalist, multi-instrumentalist), his twin brother George Barnett (drums, loops) and Thomas Hein (bass, sampler, keyboards, drums). Sophie Sleigh-Johnson (keyboards, sampler) was an active member of TNP between 2006 and 2010. They have recorded three albums,  Beat Pyramid, released in 2008,  Hidden, released in 2010, and  Field of ...

    On 29. April 2010 / By
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    Homecut

    Homecut is the brainchild of Hip-Hop emcee/producer Testament. Conscious lyricism, live instrumentation and mix of Soul, Hip-Hop and sonic experimentation mark out Homecut as a fresh sound on the UK land scape. The critically acclaimed debut album “No Freedom without sacrifice“ was released in 2009 and features collaborations with Grammy winner Corinne Bailey Rae, Mercury Prize nominee Soweto Kinch, US rap legend ...

    On 27. April 2010 / By
  • Interview with

    James Fox

    James Fox is a producer and DJ currently based in Bristol, UK. His early 12″s on the likes of TAKE Records and Well Rounded  Housing Project combined the jack and groove of deep house with the bass pressure of the UK underground and in doing so found their way into the boxes of respected DJs and selectors across several genres. Follow up releases ...

    On 28. März 2010 / By
  • Interview with

    Jason Forrest

    Jason Forrest is an electronic music producer known for noisy experimental electronica and breakcore incorporating many idea s of mash-up and rock and roll. Largely produced and performed on a single computer (including live shows), his songs tend to be constructed from digital samples of found sounds and other artists‘ music. Until 2004 he recorded under the name Donna Summer, an allusion ...

    On 5. Februar 2010 / By
  • Interview with

    Jade

    Michaela Schwentner aka. Jade is a conceptual media artist mainly working with film, video and sound. She is the director of Mosz Records. Her work has an experimental approach – she tries to find new ways of storytelling and of the reception of sound (by visualising it). Under the moniker Jade she has been working on audio-visual performances both solo and with musicians/sound ...

    On 2. Februar 2010 / By
  • Interview with

    Vitor Joaquim

    Vitor Joaquim, laptop experimentalist, sound and visual artist, graduated in sound and film directing. He started performing  improvised music and get involved in experimental art by the mid 80’s. Since then, he has created extensively for dance, theater, video, installations and cross media platforms. Until now, he has five solo releases, several collaborations and a long list of participation’s in compilations and ...

    On 28. Januar 2010 / By
  • Interview with

    Christ.

    Christ. is a Scottish solo electronic music artist. His music has been notable due to the melancholic nature of his sound and lush soundscapes he uses in them. There is no religious meaning in his name; rather, it is an abbreviation of his real name, Christopher Horne. Christ.’s music is often likened to that of fellow Scottish electronic group Boards of Canada.  In ...

    On 26. Januar 2010 / By
  • Interview with

    Felix Kubin

    Felix Kubin lives and works against the gravity with Sci-Fi pop, noise, animation films, radio plays (Hörspiele) and experimental broadcasting. As the messenger of exploding lungs he started his label „Gagarin Records“ in 1998 and rules the „syndicate of counter-noise“ since 9.9.1999. Felix Kubin is one of electronic music’s most dynamic and versatile performers. A lovechild of the home recording era, his activities ...

    On 14. Januar 2010 / By
  • Interview with

    Thomas Bücker aka. Jean-Michel

    Thomas Bücker is somehow a mysterious composer. He first discovered techno as a youngster, but when he starts producing in the early 2000′s under the curious name of Jean-Michel (maybe referring to Jean-Michel Jarre?) he releases IDM albums, Warp-like abstract pieces of music which will become more and more cinematic over the years. Having founded his own agency, eins_a, as a sound-visual engineer, the Jean ...

    On 4. Januar 2010 / By
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    Araya

    Araya is the work of the Inverness born electronica producer Keir MacCulloch. Signed to famed Scottish alternative music label Benbecula Records, Araya has been a „notable force in the Scottish electronic music scene.“ Both his sell out releases on Benbecula (The Bridge of Hesitation and Whilst We Try EP) have enabled Araya play gigs and festivals all over the country as well ...

    On 22. Dezember 2009 / By