Tagged: Hauschka


Video: Hauschka, “Radar”

In the Jeff Desom-directed video for “Radar,” dancer Patrick Williams aka TwoFace is a pop-locking puppet hooked to the wires of Hauschka’s piano. It’s fascinating to watch, especially when TwoFace sprouts a bunch of extra … read more »

POSTED June 25, 2012 4:15PM IN MUSIC VIDEO TAGS: ,

Live: Hauschka, “Radar” Live at Joe’s Pub

German composer Hauschka is just as comfortable with using drum machines for percussion as he is with Tic Tacs. But his new recordings certainly take a cue from the backbone of the former, melding his … read more »

POSTED May 20, 2011 4:30PM IN LIVE Comments (2) TAGS: ,

Gen F: Hauschka

“This record makes me think of highway driving patterns,” I wrote my editor halfway through my first listen of Salon des Amateurs, the new record by Hauschka, nom de guerre of Düsseldorf-based piano wizard Volker … read more »

POSTED May 20, 2011 4:15PM IN GEN F TAGS: , , ,

The FADER Issue #73 Podcast

This was a BIG issue for us. But it featured plenty of artists beyond Brooklyn’s finest—rising stars like Waka Flocka’s Brick Squad Monopoly, Danny Brown, Fred the Godson and Angel Haze that reflect facets of … read more »

POSTED May 10, 2011 11:00AM IN MUSIC NEWS, The FADER TAGS: , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Premiere: Hauschka, “Ping” MP3

German composer Voker Bertelmann’s (aka Hauschka) forthcoming Salon des Amateurs (April 12, Fat Cat) is described as an album of prepared piano-based dance tracks. “Ping” may not necessarily put you in a club mindspace, but … read more »

POSTED March 3, 2011 2:00PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (2) TAGS: ,

Video Premiere: Hauschka, “Children”

Not too long ago, we shared a collection of videos made by NPR of German composer Hauschka demonstrating his intricate and idiosyncratic approach to the piano. Those clips illustrated in a very straightforward manner the … read more »

POSTED December 9, 2010 11:30AM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (1) TAGS:

Video: Hauschka and the Piano That Eats Tics Tacs

German composer Volker Bertelmann, better known as Hauschka, is not precious about his piano. Where most kids are taught to treat the the grand instrument like a museum piece, Bertelmann acts like his is a … read more »

POSTED November 18, 2010 5:30PM IN MUSIC VIDEO TAGS: ,