Today we have a mix by Jan Blomqvist, a North German minimal techno-pop producer. His recent cover of Australian brother-sister duo Angus and Julia Stone‘s “Big Jet Plane” is playing on radio stations across Europe. Joining Blomquist is his lyricist and DJ partner Ryan Matthiessen, who helped out with this hour long mix.
At this year’s CTM 13 festival, Electronic Beats’ editor-in-chief Max Dax publicly interviewed the German musician living in Chile—aka Atom Heart, Atom™, Señor Coconut, and more—uncovering archiving, cultural imperialism, Axl Rose, and what Kraftwerk really think about Señor Coconut. – more
Arianna Forster, better know as Ari Up, the front-women of legendary post-punk band The Slits, sadly passed away yesterday. Sex Pistol’s front-man John Lydon who was also Ari’s step-father released the news via his website yesterday saying little more than the death “came after a serious illness”. The Slits formed in 1976 from members of – more
Berlin will be putting on the eighth edition of In-Edit, a fairly new music film festival that will be featuring old and new music films from the last few decades. Established in Barcelona in 2003 the festival now takes place in Argentina, Mexico, Brazil and Chile, arriving for the first time in Europe amidst a – more
Want to know what’s been going into the collective ears of EBHQ? Here’s this week’s selection with mixes and tracks from Earl Sweatshirt, NA, Guenter Schlienz and Disclosure. – more