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Lisiko: Four Songs (2011)

Lisiko: Four Songs (2011)

The singer-songwriter Simon Steinblock lives in Berlin but originally comes from East Friesia in Germany, a region known for its somewhat unconventional characters. Simon’s songs, produced at home, fall somewhere between the folk ballad and the rhythm sounds of a heavy analogue organ, called Jacqueline de Luxe. Simon is not a highly gifted singer in … Continue reading

prend la tête: Winnetou

prend la tête: Winnetou

Winnetou is the second release of plt and the first and only barnarz album which was recorded in a studio (everything else was recorded entirely by the band themselves). Winnetou has a poppier feel than its predecessor We are made of Krach – a mix of indie pop with German and French vocals, and a … Continue reading

prend la tête: We are made of Krach

prend la tête: We are made of Krach

prend la tête’s first album was produced by the band themselves. We are made of Krach is a home-recorded gem. The music drifts between indie pop, rock’n’ roll, slow ballads and other genres yet always interpreted in plt’s particular style. In keeping with the post-rock tradition, nearly half of the tracks are instrumental. On the … Continue reading