After releasing two acclaimed collaborative albums with electronic music pioneer Hans-Joachim Roedelius ("King Of Hearts", 2012) and Viennese producer Kava ("Seven Echoes", 2010), British composer and experimental music artist Christopher James Chaplin will release his captivating and powerful debut solo album "Je suis le Ténébreux" in October 2016. It has been partly recorded at AIR's Atlas Studio in Paris and various studios in the UK and combines experimental musical influences around a sixteenth century text.
Boz Boorer, long-time co-songwriter, guitarist and musical director of Morrissey is back with an epic new solo album, 'Age Of Boom' - his first proper LP of fresh recordings in ten years, featuring an array of top-drawer musical guests as Eddie Argos from Art Brut, James Maker, Thomas Walkden from Wolventrix, Tracy Vandal, Georgina Baillie, Alex Lusty and many more. 'Age Of Boom' has taken shape over the last four years in Boz's Studio in Portugal, and forms a cross section through the entire musical Boz Boorer universe.
Berlin based sound artist Jana Irmert is delving in the spheres of film sound, electroacoustic composition and audiovisual installation art. Following appearances at international festivals and exhibitions as the New York City Electroacoustic Music Festival, the I-Park Environmental Arts Biennale (US) or the Banff Centre (Canada) she will release her beautiful debut album "End of absence" in October 2016.Read more
In his long-awaited debut album, electropop artist LOVECAT cannot and will not hide from the global madness. His personal approach to solving problems involves driving rhythms, playful basslines, dry ice, fluorescent lights, and above all the voice of a hopeful romantic. Five years after the release of his debut EP, and following various radio hits and a remix for Morrissey's guitarist and co-writer Boz Boorer, LOVECAT’s first album 'The Great Catsby' will be out in September 2016.Read more
NY-based singer and multi-instrumentalist Monika Heidemann performs minimalist
pop songs with electric bass, synthesizers and pulsing analog drum
machines. When not performing as HEIDEMANN, she plays synthesizers in The Juan MacLean. Her new 'Detectives' EP has been released in April including the single "I'm So In Love", feat. vocals from Nancy Whang (LCD Soundsystem and The Juan MacLean).
Loretta Who - a fascinating singer and artist with her stunning solo debut release 'Virtue EP' - including the singles 'All Over Me‘ and 'Virtue'. Following successful collaborations with artists such as
Albin Janoska (SOHN) and Hubert Mauracher (Mauracher) she now presents
her own distinctive musical microcosm.
One of the most fascinating pianists of our time and a truly great innovator of the piano. A short film/portrait about the Ukrainian composer and pianist Lubomyr Melnyk, the inventor of 'continuous music'.
Markus Kienzl is a founding member of the Vienna-based electronic dub collective Sofa Surfers. Apart from producing artists such as Happy Martyr or Saedi he is coming up with a stunning new solo release. Kienzl&Lusty "For Gods Sake EP" including the teaser track Terror is out now.
Berlin based electronic producer and piano maestro Arnold Kasar, also known as a member of the groups Atomhockey (Sonar Kollektiv), Nylon, Liechtenstein & Kasar performing his track "En Automne" live at Emil Berliner studios, Berlin. Taken from the album "The piano has been smoking"
With Electrical Storm Wolventrix mark themselves out as a fearsomely
accomplished band, capable of conjuring sky-scraping choruses seemingly
at will" NME.COM (UK)
After releasing their highly praised debut album “On The Run” in 2010 singer Loretta Who and Hubert Mauracher are now ready for the next step. The song “Skin” (which has recently been chosen for a major ad campaign) is included on the latest Ping Ping release “Under Your Skin EP”.