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SUPERMELLE AKA FRISK FRUGT Anders Lauge Meldgaard is the real name of the man behind Frisk Frugt. He is coming out of the experimental music collective yoyooyoy based in Berlin and Copenhagen. With witch he in over a decade have been involved with numerous music and art projects. Under the alias Frisk Frugt he has released two albums; Guldtrompeten from 2006 and Dansktoppen møder Burkina Faso i...
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SUN WORSHIP Sun Worship channels almost distant howls from the void since early 2010, thriving in and from the netherworld between nothing and everything. Nihilism as an irrational and desperate urge to exist and create, the celebration of contradictions in general and particular, post fucking black fucking metal, et al. Played with a bunch of different bands the last few months.
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APEX PREDATOR realpolitik. cultural hegemony. khalid sheikh mohammed. structural integrity. emotional dogma. hermit kingdom. bikini atoll. swiss numbered account. special activities division. remote viewing. stale bread. strategic isolation. the battle of qala-i-jangi. futile market. chem trails. orgone energy. midnight sun.
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FABIO ORSI /w VALENTINA BESEGHER Fabio Orsi is an electronic musician from Taranto (Southern Italy) specialising in atmospheric drone. In his compositions the languages of popular tradition meet the avantgarde approach, creating an original and charm mix. His talent has been recently revealed in a series of publications received by an enthusiastic chorus of critical approval. Among them “Wo...
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FAUSTO MAIJSTRAL And, if we would pretend we don’t need any future, cause the present will be eternal, we need some ecstatic drone. Fausto Maijstral is the duo of DuChamp (IT) and Will Gresson (NZ). Together they perform dense, long musique concrete/drone pieces that explore memories and lived experience through heavily processed instruments and field recordings. They performed with...
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NADJA We probably couldn’t get a better band in a festival whom subtitle is Armageddon. Nadja is a Canadian duo made up of Aidan Baker (guitar, vocals, drum machines) and Leah Buckareff (bass, accordion, vocals) alternately based in Toronto and Berlin. Originally began as a solo project by Baker in 2003, Buckareff joined Nadja in 2005 to bring the project out of the studio and into live...
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HOW MUCH WOOD WOULD A WOODCHUCK CHUCK IF A WOODCHUCK COULD CHUCK WOOD? This is the (very long) name of a trio from Turin that we are especially proud and happy to have in the OF line-up. It will be their first European Tour and their first time in Berlin. This is an excerpt of what was written about them on Minimal Wave Forum: ”[…] HMWWAWCIAWCCW? is another italian trio living in...