To state the obvious: this is not a review. I have no taste in music and I have no desire
This recording of the live show “Common Visions” is a rare opportunity for non-New-Yorkers to see the post-drag (don’t find
Directed/edited by Planningtorock. More about the song here.
+++ Cakes Da Killa‘s new album “The Eulogy” is now online and can (and SHOULD) be streamed and downloaded for
+++ Planningtorock has recently released a new free song: “My Valuable Hunting Knife” is a cover of Guided By Voices
+++ S.C.U.M.: “Whitechapel” +++ Album “Again Into Eyes” out via Mute Records. Full album stream on here, free awesome Light
Toronto-based, minor-key-addicted Austra have blown up in such a short amount of time since the May release of their debut album Feel It Break, so it would be easily to dismiss them as hype — a video censored for nudity and a mention on Jay-Z’s blog couldn’t have hurt — but thankfully the quality of the music indicates otherwise. Their cold synth patterns and Katie Stelmanis’s rich voice are a soft sell on melancholic ears, and their sound perfectly defines the Blacksmith Synth-Bop trend of 2011 (a micro-genre I coined just now).
Berlin based Janine Ronstron aka Planningtorock is the first female artist ever to release a solo LP on DFA records
The video just premiered over at Gorilla Vs. Bear. “The Breaks” will be relelased as a limited 9″ single on
A little journey through last 3 decades of pop culture I just put together for a German music magazine. You
This past Saturday was the second edition of Berlin’s Gegen party at M.I.K.Z. Club, including DJs Olof Dreijer of The Knife and Mt. Sims, plus a second room for experimental music and live performances from Mater Suspiria Vision and Butterclock. In keeping with the party’s theme (“gegen” is German for “against”), I decided to cause a bit of a stir by approaching bearded bears with a pair of scissors and an edition of ten “Bartbeschneidungsbescheinigungen” (“Beard circumcision certificates”).
Planningtorock’s new album ‘W’ will be out via DFA records on May 16