The Week 12032017: The 14 best tracks from the last 7 days.

The funny thing is I like to wax lyrical and the more I feel the need the less time, – so really let’s go with these – there are some quite brilliant tunes here,some quite brilliant music that doesn’t necessarily have a tune and just some brilliance – Why Elephant, Marta Rosa, Half Japanese, Pip Hall,…

SWIT’s Long Player of the week: Selected Tracks for Nacht Dämonen by Byul.org

“Selected Tracks For Nacht Dämonen” compiles rare and early recordings ( 2000 and 2007) by Seoul’s Byul.org, the influential South Korean creative collective.The record is beautifully curated by Byul.org’s director TaeSang Cho and SWIT favourite Markus Acher of The Notwist. The album is released today by Alien Transistor. What started out in 2000 as a…

Interview with Markus Acher of Alien Transistor (and The Notwist)

We got to Alien Transistor eventually. We started with The Notwist who were on our first German compilation last year, shortly after we started. Then we did an interview with Valerie from Lali Puna, then we discovered all the fantastic music coming out of Germany (and from the Morr Music label in particular) and as…