Posts Tagged ‘music’

I came across this really nice feature to create your own, classic mixtape at one of my favourite blogs Das Kraftfuttermischwerk. The great thing about Everyone’s Mixtape is that it draws on YouTube, Soundcloud and Vimeo! So, here’s my very special 2011 melodies mixtape for you. As you’ll hear, 2011 was a lot about textures, […]


Nights in Washington are different. I don’t know exactly why and how, but I don’t feel the same need as in Berlin to be outside. Why is it that restaurants are so loud that you can barely talk? Don’t they check on the acoustic at all? It seems that the louder, the hipper the place. […]


While thinking what to write for the little post on this year’s Berlinale, and share with you my favourites of the the more than 20 movies I saw, I came across this crazy music video of Extra Life’s Head Shrinker on Stereogum. The video tries a little bit too hard to be weird, but the music […]


Moroccan dub

11Dec08

When I arrived in Rabat, I started to look around for blogs where I might find some information on places to go out, Moroccan musicians and artists. I was lucky that I found Culture Maroc. Unfortunately the blog was discontinued in early summer, but I stumbled upon a little pearl of a Moroccan electronic music […]


Oudaden

27Nov08

Looking on one of my favorite blogs Awsome Tapes from Africa for Moroccan music, I came across Oudaden, a Moroccan Amazigh (Berber) band that caught my ear with its contemplative and mind-travelling sound.  Here’s a short portrait of the band from a festival website where they will be playing in February 2009: Oudaden, one of […]