Sometimes, it only takes a few notes to be completely captivated. Tamino’s debut album 'Amir' certainly proves to be one of these moments where you instantly feel that the rich textures to come as well as the soothing vocals, often in falsetto, will stay with you for a good while. After having released his 'Habibi' EP earlier this year, the Belgian born newcomer of Egyptian and Lebanese heritage has made an impressive step forward with his debut LP that explores Tamino’s rich traditional Arabic background as well as his love for pop music.
Following a year of reinvention and enterting a new chapter in her life, NBHAP editor Kai met the charismatic singer right before her Berlin show to talk about female strength, artist imagery and motherhood.
West Kirby - a seaside town half an hour train ride away from Liverpool - is the place where Bill Ryder-Jones records and writes his music. NBHAP author Louisa visited him in his hometown to get an insight into his latest record 'Yawn' and also beyond that.
Hamburg is the city where the Beatles were once started out. And it comes naturally that the city’s festival Reeperbahn Festival is a power plant for young bands waiting to be discovered. One of them are Pip Blom, a young band based in Amsterdam, who have been touring with names such as Garbage or Franz Ferdinand. We sat down to talk with them at the Beatles statue - where else?