first of all: happy new year to
all of you. this year teaching movie director and vinyl addict dietmar sturm as
well as global thinker and local activist dj grischo schlüsi - next to sven piayda
- tell their favourite and most played albums of the year 2017. next to their
top 5 albums, a song is chosen to be the song of the year. new this year also
the best art show, also best book will be added to the list, mr sturm even added
a favourite movie, we should add the category for next year... here we go:
01 neuschnee - schneckenkönig (2016)
02 e.s.t. -
retrospective. the very best of e.s.t. (2009)
03 jean michel jarre - en attendant
cousteau (track 4: waiting for cousteau) (1990)
04 porcupine tree - transmission
IV moonloop (1994/2006)
05 nerve - nerve (2017)
best song: neuschnee
- des kaisers neue kleider (2016) !!!
best art show: tomás saraceno - in orbit
(k21 düsseldorf, 2017)
best book: eugen ruge - follower. roman (2016)
film: denis villeneuve - blade runner 2049 (2017)
01 weval - weval
02 rival consoles - howl
john talabot - fIN
04 josé gonzalez - vestiges & claws
05 king gizzard
& the lizard wizard with mild high club - sketches of brunswick east
song: bonobo - bambro koyo
best netflix: stranger things, master of none,
ozark, sense8, fargo
01 boards of canada - a few old
02 aphex twin - syro
03 brothomstates - claro
05 queen - news of the world
song: aphex twin - marchromt30a edit 2b 96
best art show: gerhard richter -
editionen (museum folkwang, essen)
best book: rob sears - the beautiful poetry
of donald trump
best film: denis villeneuve - enemy
have a good start in 2018, there are new events to be announced.
studio is working on a new solo show, big news ahead, watch out. we are really
busy and happy to annouce everything soon. coming up in february, set your schedules!
piayda has announced to come up with a record of tides vinyl ep in spring as wll
as a full album in summer. also there are no dates for dj-sets or live, but the
project is supposed to come up live in 2018.
the best for now, we have a domain
finally! update your bookmarks, here it is:
keep an eye on zany music: next to putting out all AESTATE albums for free, the
label also shares links and offers on demnad downlads to keep piayda related releases
available, even if they are not part of the zany music catalogue.
what´s on in 2018? there are two or three things in the pipeline for 2018
but nothing is save recently. nevertheless we would like to draw your attention
to smaller contributions to international group shows as already announced in
click the image above to launch google maps and to plan your route.
plus: a 2018 solo show is already confirmed.
rrecord of tides compilation album 'driftings' via /CAMP. the release is not a
new album but a compilation of old and recent tracks. it features tracks from
recent sessions as well as material released as sellafield which has not been
avaialable digitally or is available now in any other way. the mp3 download bundle
also features alternative versions of tracks releaseed as penrose delta (also
not available anymore) and is completed by a track from a session featuring michael
knak from 2015 (check the journal: 2015-07-27 annual gifts, new recordings and
bad aliens | entry by sven).
get all info and tracklist in the releases
section, check ot driftings.
you will get the
album for free via /CAMP, please make sure you´ll have a password! find
out about /CAMP sign up here.
record of tides´ third
full length album 'solna' is out on the hamburg based netlabel kreislauf.org.
the album is available as digital version only and can be streamed and downloaded
via archive.org and sonicsquirrel.org.
listen to and download the album
also check label and microsite, as well as facebook site and event:
sven piayda | plato was
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school of design gallery, university
of leeds, uk
2018-01-02 — 2018-02-28
university of leeds
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