Alva Noto

“There was this term in the 80s which I like, ‘ingenious amateurs’. That with a certain kind of dilettantism and ignorance, you are less soared to touch things and to do stuff. (…) I think it’s very important to use something in the wrong or radical way.”

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Goldmann gets taping

January 6, 2010 in Features by EB Team

Stefan Goldmann‘s next release will be on cassette. Haven’t I Seen You Before will be released through the Tapeworm imprint, and is the 12th release by the niche label, who have previously released works by Baudrillard, Philip Jeck and Barclough. Created entirely from some basic recordings of Goldmann strumming his guitar, the source material has – more

Ken Hayakawa know his roots

July 20, 2011 in Features by EB Team

Once upon a time Austria was famous for Mozart and Haydn. Then there were G-Stone, Kruder&Dorfmeister and lounge music (it wasn’t a happy time….or maybe a bit too happy and relaxed…at least that’s the way we see it now…) In 2011 Vienna is all about Affine Records, the home of such electric wizards as Dorian – more

Lizzi Bougatsos creates a Christmas song for Calvin Klein

December 15, 2011 in Features by EB Team

Gang Gang Dance is the reason for any season, but members Lizzi Bougatsos and Josh Diamond is making this one extra special with an exclusive track for Calvin Klein. The sexy, sultry ‘Holiday (Dope XXXmas)’ is available to stream and download on the CK website here. The perfect present for your ears this season. Merry – more