Thursday, August 22 2013
Germany’s reigning electronic kings Modeselektor and Apparat unite yet again for II, a collection of danceable yet curiously melancholy tracks. Amidst the moody fray, however, are some would-be pop hits that show just how far these guys have come along.
Wednesday, July 31 2013
Far from a basic VH1 “behind-the-scenes look”, We Are Modeselektor gives a human face to the cool digital glitches of Modeselektor’s sound.
Thursday, September 1 2011
Hailing from Germany's Motor City, Danilo Plessow impresses more with his expansive record collection than his ability to create an ear-catching, purposeful mix.
Tuesday, June 14 2011
Germany’s Guano Apes have reunited and released their first new music since 2003. Bel Air opened at #1 on the German album charts and reaches North America on 21 June.
Tuesday, May 24 2011
Bussmann surrounds Mello's soft voice with the sound of corks popping, and then circles around him in an avant-garde, repetitive way with the cello.
Wednesday, April 20 2011
Would you believe they were "Greatest Grandpa of the Month"?" The Thermals rock and talk to PopMatters on their European tour.
Tuesday, July 20 2010
The techno-queen of Berlin returns with a record that showcases her penchant for pop.
Sunday, March 7 2010
The German Issue provides us with a time capsule from a very different era, but so much of its content remains pertinent.
Monday, November 9 2009
Thom Yorke's favorite German DJ duo takes us on a tour through 2009's best dubstep-influenced hits and a few other loose ends.
Tuesday, October 13 2009
By varying their gait and direction, Germany's Like a Stuntman have created a patient, entertaining, and ultimately distinctive album.