News / 23.09.22

Nils Frahm shares new album, Music For Animals

The new record is out today (23 September)

News / 29.03.21

Nils Frahm surprise releases Piano Day album Graz

The album was first recorded for Erased Tapes in 2009

News / 26.11.20

Watch Nils Frahm perform Fundamental Values at Funkhaus Berlin

The performance has been lifted from his upcoming concert film, Tripping with Nils Frahm

News / 19.11.20

Nils Frahm to release new concert film and live album

Tripping with Nils Frahm is out next month on Erased Tapes

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News / 28.01.20

Massive Attack and Nils Frahm to play All Points East 2020

The London festival returns to Victoria Park on 22-31 May

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Events / 28.01.19

Piano Day London unveils plans for 2019 edition

Nils Frahm’s worldwide event will take place on 29 March at Hackney’s EartH

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News / 29.11.18

Nils Frahm to release EP of tracks recorded through a stone well in Mallorca

Encores 2 will feature the new single Spells

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Events / 09.03.18

Nils Frahm, Patti Smith and N.E.R.D. lined up for Lowlands Festival

The Dutch three-dayer will be held at Biddinghuizen on 17-19 August

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Events / 07.03.18

Nils Frahm, Jlin and Avalon Emerson added to Dimensions Festival

The Croatian festival returns to Fort Punta Christo on August

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Nils Frahm brings the Funkhaus to London’s Barbican Hall

From toilet brushes to a self-built pipe organ, the Hamburg-born composer brings his innovative approach to London’s cultural hub

Events / 09.02.18

Programme for annual celebration of Piano Day revealed

London label Float will host an evening of special performances to celebrate the instrument

News / 05.02.18

Erykah Badu, Fever Ray, Earl Sweatshirt, Nils Frahm and more confirmed for Field Day 2018

The lineup has been announced for this year’s Field Day festival, following the news that…

Nils Frahm at Funkhaus Berlin

The Hamburg-born composer deconstructs the creative process behind his latest LP All Melody at the studio he now calls home – the Funkhaus

Nils Frahm – All Melody

Nils Frahm’s latest, recorded at Berlin’s Funkhaus, achieves grandiosity through simplicity – and its emotional payoffs are striking

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Nils Frahm: Resonate Deeply

Nils Frahm remoulds classical music for this century. We travelled to Frahm’s custom-built Berlin studio to find an artist looking forward while preserving the past

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Events / 13.12.17

Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds, Nils Frahm and Sampha to perform at Down the Rabbit Hole

The three-day festival will take place from 29 June to 1 July at De Groene Heuvels

News / 13.11.17

Nils Frahm announces new album All Melody and US tour

The composer and pianist returns in 2018

Selections: Bicep

Ahead of unveiling their debut studio album, Bicep pick out over five hours of music which helped to inspire the record featuring Aphex, Erykah and Dilla.

News / 20.06.17

Nils Frahm announces worldwide tour

Beginning in January 2018

Erased Tapes’ Founder on Seven Pivotal Releases

Robert Raths reflects on albums by Ólafur Arnalds, Kiasmos, Nils Frahm and more as the label celebrates it’s 10th birthday

News / 02.02.17

Lineup unveiled for Piano Day at Union Chapel by Float

Providing an evening of “Piano, grime, jazz and dance”, the lineup for the Nils Frahm-founded…

Woodkid and Nils Frahm offer commentary that’s all-too-resonant

As 2016 continues to spew out a relentless stream of oppression, division and outright tragedy, it…

News / 05.07.16

Stream Nils Frahm and Woodkid’s collaboration with Robert De Niro

The mini album, and soundtrack to acclaimed artist JR’s short film ELLIS, is available in…

News / 08.06.16

Listen to a new DJ Shadow and Nils Frahm collaboration

Bergschrund is taken from DJ Shadow’s forthcoming album, The Mountain Will Fall DJ Shadow and…

News / 06.10.15

Nils Frahm set to curate three-day event at Barbican

Erased Tapes stalwart Nils Frahm is expected to select a stellar contemporary classical line-up German…

Nils Frahm – Late Night Tales

Somewhere between moody jazz edits and the hollow pling of a piano key is the comforting crackle of a spinning record.

Tauron Nova Muzyka Festival 2015

No one can deny Tauron Nova Muzyka 2015’s ambition, and the results are sometimes brilliant

News / 01.09.15

Watch Nils Frahm and Ólafur Arnalds collaborate in Trance Frendz

Nils Frahm announced Trance Frendz – a collaboration with Ólafur Arnalds – on Facebook Two…

Melt! 2015

As one of Germany’s most prized large-scale festivals, Melt! rolled into its 18th year with…

5 Crack alumni to catch at Lovebox

We’ve provided a handy guide to just a handful of the acts playing who’ve graced the pages of our magazine over the last few years

Nils Frahm:
leader of a quiet revolution

In the studio of a former GDR production facility, Nils Frahm assembled a projector in…

News / 15.06.15

Nils Frahm reveals new track On Our Own Roof

The song is part of a soundtrack for film Victoria Nils Frahm has shared a…

Nils Frahm

It’s a rare musician that can break through the demographic, amassing both compositional purists and…