Throughout his rather sombre discography, the Danish musician has often brought a chill to the electronic music world, making him seem as flamboyant as a piece of cold rock. Yet Anders Trentemøller can also cut a beautiful, emotional record.
They are spoiled conformists with Peter Pan syndrome; they lead shallow existence without thinking about the 'whys' of life; they want romantic love, but are tangled up in mediocre relationships instead – that’s what Milosz Matuschek, a journalist and writer, thinks about Generation Y. Yet, when in Rome, can you objectively criticise the town? We met to brood over this recent hot topic.
The huge Dubliner, Andrew Hozier, is now performing in front of large crowds of people. He deals extensively with the teachings of the Catholic Church, precisely because he’s a non-believer. You can also find out in this interview how he keeps up his rock ‘n’ roll lifestyle.
How to describe the sound of Young Magic? Think of flying rhythms, psychedelic cymbals and cloud-filled skies…or none of those things. What makes this young band from New York so special, is their multi-faceted, sophisticated sound. Curious? Tune in to the Berlin Jukebox.
When the drummer passed away in a car accident three years ago, Girls in Hawaii thought it was over. They were at their best and suddenly, silence. Now, the band gets back on stage, ready to tell the world that "it's not over, they've survived and there's hope".
During the latest edition of the Europavox festival, I had the opportunity to talk with the singer Liz Green, and what at first I predicted would be a calm chat full of good cheer ended up becoming the most depressing interview of my life. I present to you, Liz Green, the talented and innovative singer-songwriter from Manchester that only wanted to live life like a normal person.
Max Cooper did a PhD in computational biology, making club music & DJing on the side. When funding was cut for his postdoc genetics research he started producing music full time. After 100s of releases and a decade on the club scene, he’s finally releasing his first album. It’s been a long time coming. What is Max up to? We talked about free will, science, computers and music.
Tom Lloyd worked in the police force for three decades. Having witnessed first hand the harms associated with drugs, the former Chief Constable has reached a definitive conclusion; the drugs are not the problem; the problem is the law. He has devoted his retirement to campaigning for change- namely legalisation and regulation. We chatted at his home in Cambridge
In the space of just a few short months, he has become Iceland's most popular artist, surpassing even Björk. Just 21 years of age, Ásgeir Einarsson scooped four Iceland Music Awards in February, and today one in ten Icelanders has his album. But his story - now a success - has an unusual beginning...
In an interview with the Spanish singer, you get the impression that she likes to be in control of the conversation, or being told what to say. She assures me that she isn’t tired, though her eyes give her away. She thinks, reflects and makes music, if she has enough time - and that, she says, is her mission