Danish-born musician Casper Clausen is best known for fronting the long-running Efterklang, which plays exploratory and often ornate electro-infused indie rock, and for performing with that group’s synth-heavy and relatively spontaneous sister project, Liima. This year, for the first time since he began making music as a teen, he’s stepped out from a collaborative setting. […]
When things got dark in 2020, some bands leaned into anxiety, loneliness, and rage, but others embraced silver linings—especially if COVID shutdowns allowed them a more relaxed pace of life that helped them refocus and pursue quieter personal interests that might otherwise get pushed to the back burner. And if there’s a musical equivalent to […]
This week’s featured gig poster was designed by artist and researcher Aniella Sophie Goldinger.
Also, some Danish ideas for staying sane this winter.
Two new records show off new developments in her music.
A freakishly cold mid-October means it’s time to reacquaint ourselves with the potential for cold-weather creativity.