Freitag, 15.11.2019

Beiträge von Thomas Venker

Becca Stevens – Interview

Becca Stevens: “I hope to find solace, inspiration, originality, authenticity, humanness, fearlessness, grounded-ness, spirituality, and raw emotion”

There are certain struggles that women face in the music industry that men see much less of, and thi…

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Battles

Battles: “Of course, we are fans of jazz, but I don’t think it has much to do with the music of Battles.”

The New York experimental electronic band, which has been shrunken to a duo, takes the bull by the h…

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Easterndaze x Berlin 2019 – Interview with Lucia Udvardyova & Natalie Gravenor

Berlin has a bizarre relationship to its “Eastern” neighbors

Even though it's exactly 30 years since the fall of the Iron Curtain, and most Eastern European coun…

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Mix

Sarah Szczesny “Pastel Succubus No. 5 (NAK Edit)”

We are super happy to present as part of the kaput-mix-series the new "Pastel Succubus No. 5 (NAK E…

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Loretta Fahrenholz – Interview alongside her series of videoclips for Kim Gordon

Loretta Fahrenholz: “I like it when films cause vertigo”

"I would say the real conditions are much more brutal than any kind of representation of them. In fi…

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Floating Points

„I’m finding myself listening to my own album and kind of enjoying it, because it doesn’t actually feel like I made it.“

"I guess, you know, I managed to get the word apoptose and something scientific and something so ser…

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Magic Island "No Pain" – video premiere

Magic Island and the concept of romance and love

The Clip is shot and produced by John Michael. He followed Magic Island through her recent tour in G…

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Felix Kubin & Matt Wand in conversations

Felix Kubin & Matt Wand: To create Mutations ¬– the third mind thing.

This conversation happened on 8th of May 2019 in Hamburg. The next night Matt Wand gave an impressiv…

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Dekmantel 2019 – A look back in moving images

Pleasure and dedication

When have you for the last time been to a festival for three days and came back with nothing, I mean…

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Köln ist Kaput XIII – Video

Swan Meat & Jens-Uwe Beyer

For the 13th edition of Köln ist kaput we cooperated with the Soyya crew and took over the Köln-De…

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Sonar 2019 – The 11 most kaput moments of this years Sonar festival

Sonar 2019: From Afrodeutsche till HAAi

It is about time to kick of the 26th edition of Sonar Festival in Barcelona. Kaput had a close look …

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Merrill Nisker – Interview

Peaches: „To be quite honest, a lot of my ideas evolve around the vagina and my intersectional feminist perspective“

"Do not be fooled, there are many paths and many opinions and although I would love to believe we ar…

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YPY – Interview with Koshiro Hino

YPY: “No comment. Everybody has one secret at least.”

"It’s often very hard mentally and physically for me during the production process, but once a pro…

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Köln ist kaput XIII – Photogalerie

Köln ist kaput feat. Swan Meat, Jens-Uwe Beyer, Sarah San, Dj Brom

Die Schäl Sick von Köln fühlt sich langsam aber sicher wie die neue Heimat von Köln ist kaput an…

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Record of the Week

THOM YORKE 
”ANIMA” 
(XL RECORDINGS)

"Anima" is Thom Yorke's third solo album after "The Eraser" from 2006 (his homage to Scott Walker) a…

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Köln ist Kaput 11 – Video

Angelica Summer, Bum Khun Cha Youth, Minjung Cho

Video-Recap of Köln ist kaput 11. …

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Tentenko "Parade" – video, directed by Tentendo, edited by Dino Oon

Tentenko “Parade”

Kaput is proudly presenting the brand new video by Japanese artist Tentenko (edited by Dino Oon) fo…

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A Day With Lena Willikens at Nuits Sonores – Video Editorial

A day with Willikens & Ivkovic, Donato Dozzy. Batu, Nika Son, Tolouse Low Trax, Mutant Beat Dance, Marie Davidson, Oko Dj, Phillip Jondon, Elena Colombi and I-F.

On 1st of June 2019 Lena Willikens curated the day programming of Lyon based Nuits Sonores festival.…

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Nuits Sonores / A Day With Lena Willikens – Photogallery

Nuits Sonores in 23 pictures

Lyons Nuits Sonores is a hell of an experiences. Definitely more shows and set as anyone can take. B…

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Lena Willikens – Essential Mix BBC1 Radio

Lena Willikens: From “Hello” to “Screaming Colors”

Friday night Kaput favorite Lena Willikens gave her Essential Mix debut on BBC1 Radio. Starting with…

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Holly Herndon – Interview

Holly Herndon: “I make music for active listening and I love that as an art form“

Holly Herndon in conversation about Artificial Intelligence, sleep rhythms, Church, nonhierarchica…

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Carla Bley – Interview

Carla Bley: “I sometimes feel I should wear a sign on stage saying “She Wrote The Music.”

"I began learning music before I was able to walk, and I was surrounded by music at home from as ear…

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Danielle de Picciotto „Et Arripuerit“ – Videoclip-Premiere

Danielle de Picciotto: “It is very difficult for me to separate my art from my everyday life”

"I am an interdisciplinary artist and always move between sound, color or language. If I neglect one…

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SUGAI KEN on reworking Kohei Amadas "Shinshunfu"

muzyōkan – the sense of the vanity of life

"I was impressed that Kōhei was trying to fuse Western and Eastern elements in his music in mid 195…

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Zauber der Moderne at Künstlerhaus Stuttgart – Interview w/ Fatima Hellber & MIchael Paukner

Zauber der Moderne: “Works that contain and propose their own world”

From 3rd til 5th of May the Zauber der Moderne-Festival is about to happen at Künstlerhaus Stuttgar…

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Daso Franke – "Daso" Releaseparty

#dasoforever – “Every second full of burning passion”

On April 2nd of last year our friend Daso Franke died much too soon. During the months prior to his …

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John Niven on the Michael Jackson documentary "Leaving Neverland"

John Niven: “Personally, I fear it will be a long time before any of Jackson’s music is played in our house.”

"Obviously, every individual has to decide these questions for themselves. You suspect that after th…

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Electronic Music Home + female:pressure electronic concert (by Elisa Metz)

Zoë Mc Pherson + Allesandra Leone = “String Figures”

Zoë McPherson and Alessandra Leone will present their transmedia work "STRING FIGURES". Before the …

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Cologne Sessions & Strange Sounds from Beyond – 23.3.2019

Lulu: “Working in the music industry has made me conscious of my (in-)capabilities”

"Strange Sounds From Beyond is a festival and music platform that seeks its inspiration in boundary-…

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Kate NV – Videofeature

Kate NV “A Journey Into Sounds”

Kate Shilonosova in conversation with Thomas Venker for Kaput – Magazin für Insolvenz & Pop. …

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Cindy Li – Tour Diary Asia

Ciel “Hao! Feeling the year of the pig in a big way”

Within the last twelve months Toronto based dj and producer Cindy Li (which goes by the artist name …

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Record of the Week

Colin Self „Siblings“ (RVNG Intl.)

"If this voice leaves you cold, you have long ago sold your humanity to the shadow beings." – Tho…

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Martin Howse & Bernd Schurer – Interview

“Quite dark, on the borders of precise experiment and collapsing edifice”

Martin Howse and Bernd Schurer are up to challenge our coordinate systems in some way and another. …

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Terence Fixmer – Interview

Terence Fixmer: „I saw the start of Techno!“

"Personally I don’t understand djs who are playing ten times or more per month. I don’t see the …

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Survey – Birgit Heuzeroth, Phil Tortoroli, Vivien Mierzkalla, Anika Väth, Philipp Maiburg, Vladimir Ivkovic, Markus Naegele, Severin Most, Maurice Summen, Oli Isaacs, James Friedmann

What to expect from music journalism in 2019 and the years to come?

Music journalism is not a thing happening in a isolated, theoretical vacuum, it is most of all an in…

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Melvin Oliphant III / Mutant Beat Dance – Interview

Making a mutant

"Nothing was never wasted or thrown out because I wouldn´t allow us to come together with no result…

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Borderlands Trio – Interview with Stephan Crump

Borderlands Trio: “A lifetime of preparation for that moment”

Borderlands Trio is the formation of Stephan Crump (bass), Kris Davis (piano) and Eric Mc Pherson (d…

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a musical segment by Traxx

“Assorted Dance, Groove n more 4 Kaput“

"Assorted Dance, Groove n more 4 Kaput“ a musical segment by Traxx…

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Omar Contri – Interview

Shinoby: “It’s not a strategy, for an DIY artist like me it’s a question of surviving. “

Verona based producer Omar Contri is about to release three 12-inches back to back, each coming in w…

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MAZEUM Festival – Interview with Yuko Asanuma

“We all felt like we can create something bigger and impactful by joining forces”

"It gives a sense of mystery yet welcomeness for viewing or involvement." … Yuko Asanuma in conve…

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Loraine James – Interview

“female:pressure is awesome because it recognises us, and we do exist. There are a lot of us!”

"I think in the past year and a half I’ve become more confident in who I am as a person, and my id…

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Helena Hauff

Helena Hauff: “Why I am actually doing this?”

"The sun is slowly creeping up from behind floor and the people on the dance floor are now going com…

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Evans/Dahl/Pride „Pulverize the Sound“

“Music such as this is trying to show a different and deeper way human beings can interact and co-exist.”

"The more I study, the more I find pathways through many kinds of music that help me develop my own …

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Record of the Week: „Working Class Woman“ by Marie Davidson

Marie Davidson: “The quality of your creative output does not depend on what is between your legs.”

"I don't want to be a niche artist, I'm not and never have been part of a cool clique, a gang, why w…

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Lena Platonos – Interview – DICE conference and festival

Lena Platonos: “I listen to music 24 hours a day.”

"I advise them to fight for their rights and hope for a more optimistic future." – Lena Platonos …

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Andi Otto in conversation with Oki Kano, collaborator of the late Umeko Ando

The magic music of Umeko Ando

Interview by Andi Otto with Oki Kano, collaborator of the late Umeko Ando.…

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The Brooklyn-based booking agency Discwoman is working on a long overdue paradigm shift in the still male-dominated DJ business

Discwoman: “Questioning the circumstances”

"It is a bit too much. To be honest, we would be delighted if there were more agencies like ours. We…

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Peter Brötzmann & Oxbow

It’s not the twelve bar, it’s the person behind!

On Sunday the 20th of May Peter Brötzmann played together with Dan Adams, Greg Davis, Eugene Robins…

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Record of the Week

Helena Hauff “Qualm”

"And since Hauff does not allow for a dramatic pause, the urgency never decreases, you almost dissol…

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Chee Shimzu on his label 17853

“I am waiting for chances to appear. I am not in a hurry.“

Chee Shimzu, dj, producer, label owner, record seller, compilation curator and author leads us throu…

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Discwoman – Videointerview

Challenge the norms

Thomas Venker met Emma Burgess-Olson (aka UMFANG), Christine Tran and Frankie Decaiza Hutchinson at …

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Silvia Jiménez Alvarez aka Jasss in conversation

JASSS: “Those things exist in me and bother me.”

Spain born artist Silvia Jiménez Alvarez already set some significant marks in the world of dark el…

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