In spite of being part of the so-called Cologne szene, Xul Zolar have always been, acted and sounded different. In an exclusive interview recorded in the band's rehearsal room, Xul Zolar talk with NBHAP editors Chris Hegholtz and Igor Franjić about how they overcame their inhibitions and created one of this year's finest debut albums, that is 'Fear Talk'.
At its best moment, PTTRNS's new single 'Armado' overcomes time and space of the band's established indietronic sound and loses itself to the infatuated presence of an awakening saxophone play intertwined with hypnotic guitars and longing vocals.
On January 16, 1998 two young French electronic music producers released a record that would not only change their lives but also those of many others all around the world. In the wake of its 20th birthday it's once again time to enjoy this beauty.