Your place at NBHAP when it comes musical recommendations and specific sounds. We bring you our personal tips, carefully curated playlists and musical discoveries to make your life essentially better on the music front.
Considering the sound of the Irish songwriter often feels like a journey into the heart of darkness it makes sense that shares some of her personal dark favourites of us. Expect over three hours of gloomy vibes with songs by Grouper, Amen Dunes, Throbbing Gristle, Jenny Hval, Low and other quite fascinating picks. Perfect soundtrack for the nightly hours of self isolation.
How do you keep an overview about the countless new releases in the world of music? Well, easier said than done but thank god the staff of NBHAP keeps an overview. In this column one from the team personally reflects on the past four weeks and the music that mattered the most. This time it's the turn of Andreas Peters to ramble on about our favourite passion in the world.
The current age of self isolation is forcing us to be creative, kill some time and maybe also do something we've never done before. Listening to music can be a great way of coping with the current situation and we decided to make a little challenge out of it. NBHAP head Norman is the first writer to participate in it by doing something he has never done before: Taking the time to explore the music of iconic British band Radiohead. Here's his personal daily diary.
With her furious mixture of multiple genres and her fearless attitude Mathangi „Maya“ Arulpragasam won the world by storm back in 2005. In reflection "Arular" was not just ahead of its time but turned out to be quite prophetic as well. NBHAP author Anna Stich reflects on the record that is still pretty much on point.
How to cope with the current isolation setting caused by the Corona virus outbreak? Well, we all got different way ot dealing with the quarantine but music is a great possibility to escape the struggle. And we're happy to have an musical expert like Anders Trentemøller on board to provide a fitting soundtrack. And compared to his usual output this one might surprise you.
After the release of his latest record 'Ricky Music', Aaron Maine aka Porches gives us a little insight into one of his favorite records. Written over the past two years it traces the artist's search for clarity in times of anger, joy and sadness. Over that period of time, Tirzah's record 'Devotion' was one that kept him constant company. So, in case you're not familiar with it yet here comes a personal recommendation.