Jennifer Brown currently lives in Dresden, Germany, where she works for the Boston University exchange program during the day and for a club called Beatpol at night. To read about her work at Beatpol, visit http://amerikanerin-in-beatpol.com/.
New Sounds from the UK: An Interview with Her Name Is Calla's Tom Morris | 15 Aug 2011 // 5:00 PM
For over four years, Tom Morris has been playing with Her Name Is Calla, performing for sold-out audiences across the UK and Europe. This year, under the name T E Morris, he's recording and playing solo for the first time, stepping out of his post-rock image and creating new methods of songwriting.
German Bands & Cat Designs: An Interview with Katie Gallagher | 8 Jun 2011 // 5:00 PM
Whether basing her fashion designs on cats or collaborating with German electronica groups for her shows, Katie Gallagher is a force to be reckoned with in the fashion world.
Daedelus Stops in Germany on Tour Through Europe: 22 September 2011 | 9 Oct 2011 // 5:00 PM
The California electronic producer and artist Daedelus is known for his positively outlandishly diverse music and live performances. He is currently touring through Europe and the UK. PopMatters was at his show in Dresden, Germany.
Capillary Action: 15 May 2011 - Dresden, Germany | 25 May 2011 // 11:25 PM
Capillary Action is an all-acoustic avant-pop quintet presently on an 11-week international tour. They played a show in Dresden on May 15 and PopMatters was there.
German Indie Venue Beatpol Celebrates 20 Years | 4 Oct 2011 // 12:00 AM
A legendary German music venue that has hosted a number of major American acts over the last several years turns 20 this month.
An Interview with Enablers as They Kick off European Tour in Germany | 3 Oct 2011 // 12:00 AM
Avant-garde, spoken-word band Enablers start their 42-show tour through Europe. PopMatters caught up with them in Dresden and they talked about the European music scene and what it's like to be part of such a distinct genre.