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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Fabric finds a way out of trouble

June 25, 2010 in Features

We previously reported on the demise of London’s legendary dance club Fabric, but it seems at the final hour, the club has pulled its way back from the brink, finding new investors to continue its survival. An official statement from the club says: “The fabric family is delighted to announce that fabric is no longer – more

Booka Shade to perform at Beck’s Gold Ruhrnight

August 29, 2008 in Features

Band added to line-up of Essen concert Beck’s is bringing some nordic party culture to the Ruhr area of Germany with three ‘Ruhrnights’ concerts through fall 2008. The diverse line-up has just been expanded for a favourite of partygoers: Booka Shade are set to perform at the Beck’s Gold Ruhrnight in Essen on October 17, – more

Kuedo recommends Oneohtrix Point Never’s Replica

December 20, 2011 in Reviews

Jamie Teasdale, aka Kuedo, is an electronic musician based in Berlin. As one half of the duo Vex’d, he helped usher in a golden age of creative exploration in British dubstep. Kuedo’s most recent solo album, Severant, was released on Planet Mu. Over the span of his previous two or three albums, Oneohtrix has been – more