Super World Interview Time: Florian Zimmer from Driftmachine

Driftmachine is Andreas Gerth and  Florian (Flow) Zimmer from Berlin. Shunter is their new album, it’s a wonderfully dark amalgam of ambient, abstract,  industrial and avant-garde sounds, a soundtrack for forgotten places and abandoned spaces, for movies that have not been made yet. We speak ot Flow because of his role with  Morr Music and…

Super World Interview Time: Barry Cliffe of Späti Palace

cover art for upcoming Späti Palace release: Endlich Krank by Kala Brisella Späti Palace was founded by Irishman Barry Cliffe and is a Berlin based record label supporting local bands. Born one summer evening among friends sitting on a doorstep with Späti beers in hand, Späti Palace is the natural progression of a thriving local music…

I’ve been to Delaware, I’d rather be Perera Elsewhere

“When in Rome, live as the Romans do; when elsewhere, live as they live elsewhere.” Perera Elsewhere – Something’s Up I did a search for Perera Elsewhere, I got up a Pitchfork review of her last album, FB and a few other things. I was surprised not to find more, how do you keep talent…

Interview with Leïla from Highest Sea

Hailing from Berlin, Highest Sea are Leïla Zanzibar, Theo Taylor & Tamar Weiss. They make beautiful, dark, lonely pop songs. They’ve just released their excellent new EP – “Haunted Hearts” – on Späti Palace. I just love it. We were delighted to catch up with Leïla and find out some more about the EP and…

Things that go bump in the night: Our interview with Half Girl

Tomb it may concern, Half Girl are  Europe’s leading all-girl feminist-monster super-group and that , dear reader, is not an easy thing to achieve. The band are Julie Miess (Britta), Vera Kropf (Luise Pop), Anna-Leena Lutz (Die Heiterkeit) and Gwendoline Tägert (Mondo Fumatore). They’ve produced this wonderful schlock-horror concept album called “All Tomorrow’s Monsters” –…