Mid-February. A cold and rainy night in Cologne. Shelter Boy has embarked on his first proper tour since becoming a solo artist in 2018. Time for us to chat with the rising German dream pop boy Simon Graupner who once started out as a guitarist for Still Trees. Now, with his second EP "Rock’n’Roll Saved My Childhood (lel)" out, Shelter Boy's music is dedicated to Graupner's inner most.
New additions to our gentle Spotify playlist include longtime favourites like Vampire Weekend, Mac DeMarco and Tame Impala along with exciting new artists like Faye Webster, Julia Jacklin, Barrie and more.
Artistic weirdo? Underrated genius? Next big thing? Too cool for school? The New Zealand multi-instrumentalist is many things and everything at once, as it often appears. And he's involved in way too many different projects and musical adventures. For those of you who might have heard of him before but never took the time to fully dive into the craziness - this is a guideline from us to you!
Fuzzy guitars, lo-fi charm and beautiful songwriting from old favourites and hidden treasures. These five hours of chilled sunshine sounds wants to be your companion for the next months. Will you make it happen??