Artist Tips: Hauschka
Oscar, BAFTA, and Golden Globe nominee Volker Bertelmann offers some wise words on production.

Although Volker Bertelmann is one of the most recognizable 21st-century proponents of what is known as “prepared piano”—where the sound is altered by the insertion of alien objects between…

Final Acts Added to L.E.V. Festival Lineup
Alex Smoke, Oscar Mulero and Sonic Robots have been added to the bill for the Spanish experimental festival, taking place April 28 - May 1.

13 more acts have been added to the bill for this year’s L.E.V. Festival, to a line up which already included artists such as Monolake, Biosphere, Robert Lippok (of To Rococo Rot), Pole, and Dasha Rus…

To Rococo Rot "Horses"

Veteran German knob twiddlers To Rococo Rot are at it again. On June 29, the trio is releasing its seventh album, entitled Speculation. Recorded in the rural studio of legendary Krautrock outfit Faust…

To Rococo Rot Hotel Morgen

The time has come to pull the plug on bands like To Rococo Rot-talented fellows, but prone to flogging dead horses all the same. On Hotel Morgen, the Germans are but shadows of their former selves, pa…

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