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interview: MATHIAS VAN EECLOO / EILEAN

After five years and 100 releases, the story of Eilean Records is just coming to an end already set from the start. Founder Mathias Van Eecloo talks about the label’s … Continua a leggere

29 dicembre 2019 · Lascia un commento

interview: LUCY ROLEFF

Lucy Roleff’s music is shaped by distance: physical, as she’s based in Melbourne, of musical style, for her connections to an ancient minimal folk, of themes, given her partial move … Continua a leggere

14 luglio 2019 · Lascia un commento

interview: JULIA KENT

While known by a larger audience as “Antony And The Johnsons‘s cellist”, from over a decade Julia Kent keeps experimenting around the expressive potentialities of her instrument. In five solo … Continua a leggere

5 maggio 2019 · Lascia un commento

interview: SHARRON KRAUS

When did you start playing music and how did you get into the psych/dark-folk your music is usually associated with? I started playing music in folk sessions as a student … Continua a leggere

18 novembre 2018 · 1 Commento

interview: BRUNO SANFILIPPO

Having released albums for now over twenty years, Bruno Sanfilippo can be considered as a pioneer of the (re)discovery of music combining classical intruments and modern experimentation. Here’s a talk … Continua a leggere

25 marzo 2018 · Lascia un commento

interview: DAN MICHAELSON

It might be quite obvious starting from a question about your whole artistic experience and the journey that took you from Absentee to The Coastguards and to your “solo” releases… … Continua a leggere

25 febbraio 2018 · Lascia un commento

interview: ANGÈLE DAVID-GUILLOU

It’s been four years since our last talk with Angèle David-Guillou. It was around the time of “Kourouma”, her surprising first album under her own name; a mostly piano solo … Continua a leggere

15 ottobre 2017 · Lascia un commento

interview: PIANO MAGIC

The release of “Closure” marks the end of the incredible artistic experience of Piano Magic, exactly 20 years after their first London show, back in 1997. No celebration time for … Continua a leggere

22 gennaio 2017 · Lascia un commento

label spot: TWICE REMOVED

Pure passion for electro-acoustic explorations. Here’s Gavin Caitling, who recently ended up his labels Twice Removed and The Long Story Recording Company, talking about his experience on running an independent … Continua a leggere

20 marzo 2016 · Lascia un commento

interview: KRISTIN MCCLEMENT

After a long and accurate work on it, last year Kristin McClement released her debut album “The Wild Grips“. The album impressed for its natural immediacy, revealing McClement’s strong and somehow … Continua a leggere

24 gennaio 2016 · Lascia un commento

interview: THE EYE OF TIME

While releasing his latest album as The Eye Of Time, “ANTI“, here’s Marc Euvrie talking about the different experiences of his 20 years in music, that built his pure ambient-noise instinct. After … Continua a leggere

29 agosto 2015 · Lascia un commento

interview: SOUND AWAKENER

Nguyễn Hồng Nhung, from Vietnam, recently spread her music through the web (and not only) under the Sound Awakener alias. Here’s she talking about her creative start and about the … Continua a leggere

17 luglio 2015 · Lascia un commento

interview: CAUGHT IN THE WAKE FOREVER

Both in understated songs and in electro-acoustic experiments, Fraser McGowan’s art is always very personal and full of  sentiment. Here’s how he talks about his inspiration and the different shapes … Continua a leggere

28 maggio 2015 · Lascia un commento

interview: COLLEEN

The sound universe enclosed in Cécile Schott’s records as Colleen is something quite peculiar in the music scene of the new century. Following the release of her fifth album, “Captain … Continua a leggere

14 maggio 2015 · 1 Commento

interview: THE DECLINING WINTER

In the decade after Hood‘s hibernation, Richard Adams kept developing the most “rural” and melancholic side of the band’s unique sound in different collaboration and projects. The Declining Winter is for sure … Continua a leggere

24 aprile 2015 · Lascia un commento

interview: NOTWIST

Just one year after their latest studio album “Close To The Glass”, The Notwist have recently published an instrumental “music library” album titled “The Messier Objects”. Here’s Marcus Acher talking about the … Continua a leggere

3 aprile 2015 · Lascia un commento

interview: CARLOS CIPA

Shortly after his second record, “All Your Life You Walk“, German composer Carlos Cipa talks about the development of his artistic profile, whose expression is now not only centered on piano … Continua a leggere

13 marzo 2015 · Lascia un commento

interview: ROBIN BACIOR

Her second album, “Water Dreams“, is one of the most fascinating records of the beginning of this year. It can be considered the record of maturity, the one of a … Continua a leggere

4 marzo 2015 · Lascia un commento

interview: ANOICE

Just a few days after the release of Anoice’s latest work,”Into The Shadows“, guitarist and composer Takahiro Kido, talks about how the band get started and the daily creative process involving … Continua a leggere

24 febbraio 2015 · Lascia un commento