Search Results for: KMRU

Mixes / 14.06.21

Leftfield sounds from Africa and the diaspora – Mixed by KMRU

KMRU is a star in the making. The Kenyan ambient artist – real name Joseph Kamaru – has garnered the attention of music fans worldwide over the last year thanks…

News / 19.11.21

Watch a documentary about field recording with experimental producer KMRU

The Nairobi-via-Berlin artist has also shared a free pack of field recordings from Kenya, Uganda, Canada, Germany and France. KMRU is the focus of a new documentary by Ableton. The…

News / 28.04.22

KMRU, Beatrice Dillon and Skee Mask to play Stone Island Presents Berlin

…Wilhelm Hallen. The night will feature six performances in total, from PAN’s Bill Kouligas, Beatrice Dillon, Skee Mask, Pelada, Lorenzo Senni and KMRU – who contributed to our recent SHAPE…

News / 27.05.22

Alva Noto, Jana Rush and KMRU to play Semibreve 2022

…include Chicago footwork veteran Jana Rush, experimental sound artist KMRU and Planet Mu-affiliated producer Gabór Lázár. Multidisciplinary artist Alva Noto has also been announced to play and is set to…

News / 21.07.22

WOS Festival announces Blackhaine, Huerco S. and KMRU for 2022

KMRU is set to collaborate with French sound artist Aho Ssan to present audiovisual project Limen (text). Elsewhere, experimental noise-rap duo Prison Religion, Pan•American and Sofie Birch are slated to…

News / 25.02.22

KMRU, Avtomat and Zöe Mc Pherson contribute to new CTM x SHAPE platform mix series

…artist Zoë Mc Pherson are among the artists who have contributed to the project, which launched earlier this week. The likes of ​KMRU, Audrey Chen, Hüma Utku and Pak Yan…

Profiles / 14.06.21

KMRU: Ways of hearing

Feature Lists / 23.03.22

SHAPE Platform: The video takeover

…instance, along with an exciting link-up between KMRU and visual artist Markus Heckmann, a live set from Shapednoise and the showcase of new music from Mathilde Fernandez and Joanna Hedva….

Mixes / 16.04.22

Sunday Mix: Anna Wall

…tracks from the likes of KMRU, Laurel Halo and Ana Roxanne. “If I have a day off from the world, I will often escape for a moment and float away…

Mixes / 10.02.22

Black History Month: Drone Special by Oui Ennui

…quiet contemplation – or a subtle soundtrack to your Main Character antics. Expect works by the likes of Space Afrika, Actress and KMRU, plus Oui Ennui himself, who describes the…

Lists / 06.07.21

10 mixes you need to hear this month

Welcome back to our monthly mix roundup. With the prospect of IRL clubbing (and IRL DJ mixes) on the horizon, this month we’re showcasing club-primed offerings designed to make you…

News / 23.06.22

Objekt, Huerco S and Object Blue to play Tresor’s 31st anniversary celebrations

…go back-to-back with Anthony Naples and DJ Stingray 313 is slated to play live. Elsewhere, the Berlin clubbing institute has confirmed JASSS, Ectomorph, Elena Colombi, RP Boo and KMRU is…

Long Reads / 25.05.22

To Berlin, with Stone Island and C2C Festival

…a industrial district undergoing regeneration – local tastemakers and creators like Bill Kouligas and KMRU shared space with Italian innovator Lorenzo Senni, elusive DJ-producer Skee Mask, rhythm-shifter Beatrice Dillon and…

Long Reads / 19.05.22

Listen to a wide-roaming playlist of electronic music from Skee Mask

…Beatrice Dillion, KMRU, Pelada, Lorenzo Senni and PAN’s Bill Kouligas. Ahead of time, Müller offers us a glimpse into his record collection as he curates a wide-roaming set of sublime…

News / 31.03.22

SHAPE+ Platform announces open call for artists

…13 organisations across Europe including Unsound Festival, Terraforma, Intonal and Berlin’s CTM Fesival. In previous years, SHAPE has supported artists such as KMRU, Peach, Giant Swan, Aïsha Devi, Anna Meredith…

News / 07.07.21

Lyra Pramuk enlists Eris Drew, Tygapaw and Hudson Mohawke for Fountain remix album

…the new project features reimaginings from Hudson Mohawke, KMRU, Caterina Barbieri, Tygapaw, Vessel, Eris Drew and more. Delta has been described as a “new take” on the traditional remix album…

News / 14.03.22

SHAPE Platform is taking over crackaud.io this week

…week, on 23 March, we’re launching video works from the likes of KMRU – who will present a new audiovisual piece – alongside live recordings from Mathilde Fernandez and Shapednoise….

News / 19.07.22

Caterina Barbieri, Maxwell Sterling and more complete Semibreve Festival 2022 line-up

…Lea Bertucci and Ben Vida. Previously confirmed acts slated to play include KMRU, Jana Rush, Alva Noto, Jan Jelinek and Gábor Lázár. There’s also a Príncipe Discos showcase, celebrating 10…

News / 05.05.21

Intonal Festival announces full 2021 line-up

…likes of Anna von Hausswolff, Johanna Knutsson, Josefine Opsahl and KMRU for its programme of church concerts. A series of world premieres will be helmed by Ellen Arkbro and Microtub,…

News / 08.04.21

Tzusing, Hyph11E and Siete Catorce confirmed for Rewire 2021

…Elza Soares will be teaming with American trumpeter Jaimie Branch as part of this residency project. Meanwhile, sound artist KMRU will be joining forces with filmmaker Donna Verheijden for a…

News / 24.02.21

SHAPE Platform announces 2021 roster of artists

…River (NL/IT/DE) Heith (IT) Hüma Utku (TR/DE) Jessika Khazrik (LB/DE) Jiska Huizing & Rudi Valdersnes (NL/NO) Johanna Hedva (KR/US/DE) Julek Płoski (PL) Julia Reidy (AU/DE) Kali Malone (US/SE) KMRU (KE/DE)…

News / 07.11.20

Auntie Flo launches 24-hour ambient radio station

…artists such as Shanti Celeste, Optimo, Sarathy Korwar, Free Love, KMRU and Nicola Cruz. The station will feature three randomised playlists: Morning, Daytime and Night. Once the station reaches 500…

Lists / 05.07.21

13 artists on Jon Hassell’s musical legacy

On 26 June, the world of music was rocked by news of the death of Jon Hassell. The internet was awash with tributes dedicated to the late composer and musician,…

Niks Delanancy
Profiles / 04.06.21

Niks Delanancy on how Black Artist Database is changing the music industry

Mixes / 08.02.22

Black History Month: Ambient Special by A Space for Sound

February is Black History Month. To commemorate the occasion – a celebration of culture, achievements and contributions of Black people in the US and beyond – Crack Magazine will be…

Profiles / 16.02.22

Black History Month: Listen to all five mixes here

Profiles / 21.03.22

SHAPE Platform: The crackaud.io takeover

Mixes / 25.03.22

Sunday Mix: Lyra Pramuk

Lyra Pramuk’s work combines avant-garde classical sounds with pop and contemporary club experimentations. As demonstrated through her music, the Berlin-based artist harnesses the power of her operatically-trained voice, using it…

Mixes / 22.05.22

Sunday Mix: Carmen Villain

“Mellow but interesting for some deep listening” is how Carmen Villain would describe her gorgeous Sunday Mix, which is populated by spellbinding material by the likes of Jon Hassell, Grouper,…

Ami Dang Meditation Mix
Mixes / 24.03.21

Meditation Mix: Ami Dang

Baltimore artist Ami Dang creates meditative soundscapes using sitar sounds, electronics and vocals. One year ago, the UK entered its first lockdown after Boris Johnson made the announcement on 23…