Tag Archives: angus & julia stone

Best of 2010

Yes, it’s that time of the year again. I shall jump on the choochoo-blogger-train of end of year lists, and make a couple myself… The year was full of amazing shows, of great releases, of awesome collaborations and of wonderfully long days spent with one artist after the other. After days of changing my mind […]

Angus and Julia Stone / Moddi @ Backstage Werk

Every time people ask me what moddi sounds like, I always answer, “scandinavian”. It might sound silly or ‘obvious’, but he sounds nordic, his music exhales ice cold vapor and, in the best of cases, a slightly denuded landscape, with a small hint of Garneau-like vocals and classical orchestral arrangements. In recordings, it’s intense and […]

travelling sweetness

I’ve always thought of myself as a lonesome traveller; some of my best trips were when I was by myself, getting lost in side-streets, making friends in student hostels, smiling at strangers, headphones and camera and book my only companions for train and bus and plane journeys. However some moments, especially when enduring difficulties, are […]

Exploding distances; music love

I am literally bouncing off walls and unable to sit still, as I have just bought:1) Angus and Julia Stone gig tickets and2) train tickets to Munich. It’s exasperating sometimes that bands just will not consider Austria as a tour option and should prefer instead neighbouring countries Germany and Italy. But because I am HARDCORE […]