Latest Interviews

  • Interview with

    Coals

    Coals is young duo from Poland under the leadership of Katarzyna Kowalczyk and Łukasz Rozmysłowski. The name of the band is connected with the region they come from – Silesia which is famous for coal mines. They started playing music in September 2014. They quickly made theirselves liked by listeners due to the home-recorded songs they published on the Internet. An exclusive ...

    On 6. März 2018 / By
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    UNS

    The band UNS are leaving 2017 behind, loud and defiant. They have crossed the annual threshold with the full momentum of a well-aged false pride. „Alles Was Ich Mache Ist Kunst“ is a foretaste is a sign of life is a work of art is an uprising is a surrender is a hard-boiled egg in the park and your 2018: Wherever you ...

    On 6. März 2018 / By
  • Interview with

    Lennart Dohms

    Lennart Dohms completed his music education in Salzburg, Paris and Dresden after studying theology and theater studies in Cologne. Transdisciplinary projects, collaboration with composers, performance artists and academics, as well as working as a university teacher, keep his work open for artistic discussions in a variety of fields. As a member of the ensemble El Perro Andaluz, he received the Culture Prize ...

    On 28. Februar 2018 / By
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    Mynth

    Mynth are twins Giovanna and Mario. Their sound is shaped by the special connection they share as twins, their bond similar to people finishing each other’s sentences, only with music. Their debut EP Polar Night was released on Seayou Records in February 2015. Almost exactly one year later saw the release of their debut album Plaat II, again on Seayou Records. Soundwise, ...

    On 27. Februar 2018 / By
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    Dénise Beck

    Denise Beck already started her career during her studies in Vienna when she was invited to sing at the Wiener Volksoper. Shortly hereafter she debuted at the Landestheater Salzburg. The young Danish soprano already performed at the Royal Danish Opera in Copenhagen, the festival Operklosterneuburg the Wiener Konzerthaus and Musikverein Wien, the Wigmore Hall London, the Teatro National de Brasil, the Opera ...

    On 27. Februar 2018 / By
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    Imarhan

    Imarhan, meaning ‘the ones I care about’, started out around 2008, a loose collection of friends who began to play together. Their reflects their cultural and generational background; dry guitar riffs, pop melodies and pan-African rhythms which draw on traditional Tuareg music, African ballads and the modern pop and rock the band heard growing up. The band’s debut album is intent on ...

    On 25. Februar 2018 / By
  • Interview with

    A S S trio

    Günter Schickert, Jochen Arbeit and Dirk Dresselhaus are three renowned Berlin guitarists. They epitomize three generations of experimental musicians: Schickert personifies the Krautrock of the 1970s, Arbeit 1980s post-punk and Dresselhaus the neo-electronica of the late 1990s/2000s period. Their artist approaches may differ on account of their diverse musical backgrounds, yet what they do have in common is a fundamental interest in ...

    On 22. Februar 2018 / By
  • Interview with

    Marcin Masecki

    One of the colorful warsaw bunch, born in here in 1982, pianist, composer, conductor, member of the independent label Lado ABC, leader and participant of an astounding variety of projects. Winner of many awards Masecki is widely recognized as a leading figure in the polish independent music scene. Among others he leads a jazz sextet “Profesjonalizm”, he is the director of WOR ...

    On 21. Februar 2018 / By
  • Interview with

    Dent May

    Dent May – self-described hotel bar lounge singer – has been charming his way into the hearts of music fans since the release of his debut album The Good Feeling Music of Dent May & His Magnificent Ukulele on Animal Collective’s Paw Tracks label in 2009. The Mississippi-born, Los Angeles-based songwriter, performer, and Dolly Parton enthusiast has since released two more acclaimed ...

    On 31. Januar 2018 / By
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    Einar Stray Orchestra

    Einar Stray Orchestra find themselves in an artistic renaissance. With the February (2017) release of their third album „Dear Bigotry“, produced by Team Me frontman Marius Hagen, the young Norwegian indie rock gem has sharpened their expression. After two critically acclaimed albums, two EPs, 250 concerts in Europe and Asia, and solid radio rotation in UK and Germany, the young quintet has ...

    On 23. Januar 2018 / By
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    Alex Augier

    Alex Augier is an electronic musician based in Paris. His work focuses on hybrid digital aesthetics in a musical and transversal perspective, including sound, visual and formal elements. These elements interact with the stage space and take mainly the form of singular audiovisual performances. He defends an overview of the creative process where design, programming and technology are an integral part of ...

    On 23. Januar 2018 / By
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    Sugai Ken

    Blending native folklore, geographical sound design, and personal ambience, Sugai Ken has been an active comp oser in Japan’s underground scene since the mid-90s. His unhurried and organic compositions, whether self-published or released on beloved labels such as Japan’s EM, offer nimbly molded and reshaped interpretations of sound. Since debuting ToKiShiNe (Freed Records) in 2010, Ken has produced a steady stream of ...

    On 23. Januar 2018 / By
  • Interview with

    Timo Kahlen

    For more than 25 years, sound sculptor and media artist Timo Kahlen (* 1966 in Berlin) has been working with the ephemeral: with wind and steam, with light and shade, with pixels and dust, with sound, noise and vibration. His work has received nominations for various renowned scholarships and residencies, including the German national “Sound Art Prize“ (2006), the „Stiftung Kunstfonds“ (2010), ...

    On 16. Januar 2018 / By
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    Alessandra Eramo

    Alessandra Eramo is an artist who works with voice and noise. Mostly known for her “Solo for Voice and Electronics”, she creates performance pieces, text-sound compositions, site-specific installations, audiovisual works and drawings exploring latent acoustic territories of the human voice and trance-like states in singing, pushing the boundaries of sound poetry. In 2017 she’s invited artist at the 6th Thessaloniki Biennale of ...

    On 16. Januar 2018 / By
  • Interview with

    vision string quartet

    Founded in 2012 and based in Berlin, the vision string quartet has already established itself as one of the finest young string quartets of its generation. With unique versatility that focuses on the classical string quartet repertoire alongside their own compositions and arrangements of other disparate genres, the four young musicians are on a mission to re-address with integrity how classical music ...

    On 16. Januar 2018 / By