Tag Archives: soap&skin

Soap, Skin, Space, and Boats

There are piles of boxes that lie unopened, on top of each other, in shelves in my parents’ house. Some full of letters and received postcards, others of little objects. One of those is a small black polished stone with an engraving of a jumping cow with a heart in its belly, which I got […]

On a boat between Vienna and California: Waves Festival, Day One

With the arrival of Autumn comes Waves, one of Vienna’s first club and showcase festivals. Following the Scandinavian example of By:Larm, the Waves Conference and Festival aims to bridge the gap between East and West and between live music and club culture by offering a 5-day event taking place mainly in clubs along the Danube […]

Waves Festival: Kick-Off Preview

When the radio went on this morning, I growled and grumbled and then remembered: today is Waves opening day! I’ve been looking forward to this for a good month, even more so in the last week after finding out that with my pass, I get to attend the wonderful opening concert of Soap&Skin, whom I […]

Stille Nacht

I have a bit of a love/hate relationship with Soap&Skin, to tell you the truth. I think her voice is incredible, and her music hits me in the right places and sometimes it’s really unbearable – in a good way – but other than that she seems like she has no personality at all, except […]