Introducing: Jan Jelinek

We recently caught German electronic musician and founder of the record label Faitiche – Jan Jelinek at the Funkhaus in Berlin, Germany. Jelinek’s music is often categorized under minimal…

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Sound of the Week: TOPS

Right before Montreal-based TOPS performed to a sold-out audience in Berlin, we had the chance to ask vocalist-songwriter Jane Penny a few burning questions on their third and…

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Introducing: Twin Seas

Twin Seas was born out of the culturally-rich area of East Los Angeles. The four-piece draws inspiration from the beachy landscape of sunny California through its modern take…

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Introducing: Roy Irwin

New Zealand’s Roy Irwin isn’t new to the scene: he’s been writing and performing as a solo artist for nearly ten years and recently played lead guitar in…

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Introducing: Liima

Liima is a Nordic quartet comprised of Finnish percussionist Tatu Rönkkö and Mads Brauer, Casper Clausen and Rasmus Stolberg (of Efterklang). 1982 is Liima’s second album, an album…

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Introducing: Bonavega

We talked with the Los Angeles-based artist Bonavega, an artist to watch who creates provocative narratives through “retro nostalgia”. His latest release, “Beautiful People” features metallic and neon…

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Kirin J Callinan: Ticket Giveaway

The first night of October brings Kirin J Callinan, courtesy of Shameless/Limitless, and we’re giving away two tickets to see this Australian experimenter. Callinan‘s second album, Bravado, has…

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Introducing: Mowukis

Mowukis caught our eyes and ears with his thoughtful songwriting and floating vocals. The solo project of Montpellier-based songwriter Louis-Louise Kay, his sound could be compared to the…

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Introducing: Guantanamo Baywatch

KALTBLUT had a frank chat with Chris Scott (drums) and Chevelle Wiseman (bass) of the surf trio, Guantanamo Baywatch. Their newest release, Desert Center, gets its title from…

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Introducing: Mirrored Lips

Mirrored Lips have been described as an ‘overloaded mic transmitting poetry accompanied by the relentless roar of Russian backline’, but KALTBLUT believes this all-female trio is much more…

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