Aery Metals (Musicians)
Aery Metals is a record label from London, founded in 2013 and specialized in electronic music.
Aesop Rock (Musicians)
Aesop Rock is an American MC from New York.
Affine Records (Record label)
Affine Records is a Vienna-based record label, founded in 2008.
Africa Hitech (Musicians)
Africa Hitech is a British electo duo from London, consisting of Mark Pritchard and Steve Spacek.
Africaine 808 (Musicians)
Africaine 808 is a German producer duo from Berlin, consisting of Dirk Leyers and Nomad.
Afrika Bambaataa (Musicians)
Afrika Bambaataa (bürgerliche Name unbekannt, geb. 1957/1960) ist ein amerikanischer DJ und Produzent aus New York City. Er ist Gründer der weltweiten Organisation »Zulu Nation«. In dieser Position hat er Anfang der 1980er Jahre der noch jungen Jugendkultur »Hip Hop« eine Ideologie mitgegeben, in dem er die vier Elemente DJing, Rap, Writing und B-Boying zu einer Einheit verschmolz und die Kids dazu aufrief, ihre täglichen Kämpfe doch in diesen Disziplinen auszutragen. Hinzu kommt die Idee der »Positivity«, also den Glauben an einen gemeinsamen Gott, an Freiheit, Gerechtigkeit, Gleichheit, Frieden, Einigkeit, Liebe, Respekt, Arbeit und nicht zuletzt auf Freude am Leben. Sein Track Planet Rock gilt zudem als Scharnier zwischen Hip Hop und House und begründete das Subgenre Electro Funk.
Afrikan Boy (Musicians)
Afrikan Boy is a Nigerian grime and afrobeat MC from London. He was featured by M.I.A. on her record Kala.
Afrikan Sciences (Musicians)
Afrikan Sciences (Eric Douglas Porter) is an American producer of electronic music from New York City.
Afrob (Musicians)
Afrob is a German rapper and actor with Eritrean origins. Grown up in Braunschweig, Karlsruhe and Stuttgart he startet his rap career as feature artist for chummily crews like the Massiven Töne, Freundeskreis (FK) and Spezializtz. In 1999 he released his first solo album »Rolle mit Hip Hop« on Musicrama Record with the rap hymn »Reimemonster«. A close friendship connects him also with the rap musician Samy Deluxe. He participated in his solo albums und founded the project »ASD« with him.
Afrobeat (Music subgenre)
Afrobeat is a subgenre of funk, which appeared throughout the 60s. It’s a mix of American funk rhythms and African percussions and vocals.
Afterhours (Musicians)
Afterhours (Nicholas Crozier Malkin) is an American producer of electronic music from Los Angeles.
Afternoon Tea (Musicians)
Afternoon Tea is an experimental ensemble for electro acoustic music, consisting of Keith Rowe, Oren Ambarchi, Christian Fennesz, Pimmon and Peter Rehberg.
Age 101 Music (Record label)
Age 101 Music is a London-based record label founded in 2005 by Simbiatu Ajikawo (Little Simz).
Agogo Records (Record label)
Agogo Records ist a record label from Hannover that has been founded by Mark Wetzler, Ralf Droesemeyer and Ralf Zitzmann in 2006. It is specialized on soul, funk und rare grooves.
Agoria (Musicians)
Agoria (Sebastien Devaud) is a French producer of electronic music from Lyon.
Ah! Kosmos (Musicians)
Ah! Kosmos is a Turkish electronica project of the producer Basak Günak.
Ahornfelder (Record label)
Ahornfelder is a German record label for experimental music and is led by Alexander Schubert.
Ahzumjot (Musicians)
Ahzumjot is a German rapper from Berlin.
Ai Aso (Musicians)
Ai Aso is a Japanese singer and musician from Tokyo.
Aidan Baker (Musicians)
Aidan Baker (b. 1974) is a Canadian composer and multi-instrumentalist from Toronto.
Recent Articles
Music News | posted 16.09.2021
Das Lunsentrio
Exclusive: »69 Arten Den Pubrock Zu Spielen«
The new album »69 Arten Den Pubrock Zu Spielen« by the Lunsentrio will be released on Tapete Records on October 22, 2021. Exclusively at HHV Records, the record will be available in a green vinyl edition.
Music Review | posted 07.10.2021
Soshi Takeda
Floating Mountains
Soshi Takeda translates the sight of Chinese mountain landscapes to lo-fi house with his »Floating Mountains« album for 100% Silk.
Music Portrait | posted 09.09.2021
Dais Records
Sound as a collection
Between experiment and expectation, the contemporary and the past, Dais Records dares a delicate balancing act in aesthetics. Gibby Miller and Ryan Martin make waves where linearity experiences conscious disturbance – and follow the tracks of exceptional labels.
Music Review | posted 03.10.2021
Various Artists
Eins Und Zwei Und Drei Und Vier
Kann eine Compilation über die Neue Deutsche Welle noch neue Einblicke ermöglichen? »Eins Und Zwei Und Drei Und Vier« zeigt, ja, das geht.
Music News | posted 01.09.2021
Cid Rim
New album: »Songs Of Vienna«
Cid Rim announces his second album »Songs Of Vienna« for October 15, 2021 on LuckyMe. There he deals intensively with his hometown and can also be heard as a singer himself for the first time.
Music Review | posted 27.10.2021
Various Artists
Shouts 2021 Vol.1&2
With »Shouts 2021,« the British label Rhythm Section International follows up the first instalment of its compilation series with an even more ambitious second one.
Music Review | posted 18.10.2021
MLO
Oumuamua
More Virtual Dreams: Music From Memory pay tribute to MLO with an extensive compilation of the ambient duo’s mid-90s work.
Music Column | posted 24.09.2021
Records Revisited
A Tribe Called Quest – Low End Theory (1991)
It doesn’t get much better than that. At the beginning of the 1990s, A Tribe Called Quest brought the flow to the point with their second album »The Low End Theory«. Without aggressive male poses, but with jazz, breaks and vibe.
Music List | posted 07.10.2021
Palmbomen II
10 All Time Favs
Pictures and sounds could never really be separated from each other with Palmbomen II. His new record, »Make A Film,« provides the music for the moving pictures that we all have yet to shoot. What music inspires him when composing film music, the Dutch producer has told us now.
Music Essay | posted 22.09.2021
The Beat Era in the GDR
Hostile takeover
Records from the Amiga label are widely available in Germany. In addition to pressings of international stars such as Michael Jackson, the Beatles or Bob Dylan, there was also a lot of music from the GDR itself that was released. Some of it is worth to be rediscovered.
Music Portrait | posted 27.10.2021
Holy Hive
Introspective lightness
With their debut album »Float Back To You«, the New York trio Holy Hive presented a folk-soul balm for the sore and bare nerves in 2020. On the self-titled follow-up Paul Spring, Homer Steinweiss and Joe Harrison continue on the chosen course, but sound even more intimate and personal.
Music News | posted 01.10.2021
Girlwoman
Das Große Ganze
Now it’s all about »Das Große Ganze". The songwriter Girlwoman from Bielefeld releases her debut on Staatsakt. Exclusively at HHV Records there’s a limited Red Vinyl Edition available.
Music News | posted 17.09.2021
Ross From Friends
Green Vinyl Edition: »Tread«
On November 5, 2021, the new album »Tread« by Ross From Friends will be released on Brainfeeder. Exclusively on HHV Records, there will be a limited green vinyl edition.
Music News | posted 02.09.2021
Niklas Wandt
Exclusive Edition: »Solar Müsli«
After various collaborations and band projects, Cologne-based Niklas Wandt releases his first solo album »Solar Müsli" on September 17, 2021. Exclusively at HHV Records there will be a Curacao Vinyl Edition.
Music Review | posted 04.10.2021
Cindytalk
Wappinschaw
Once understood, it’s life-changing: »Wappinschaw«, 1994 released highlight of Cindytalk, has now been reissued on Dais Records.
Music News | posted 20.09.2021
Dexter
Now on Vinyl: »Pandemie und Freunde«
Tracks against stress: Our HHV Label now releases the EP »Pandemie & Freunde« by Stuttgart based beat smith Dexter in a limited edition of 500 copies on vinyl.
Music News | posted 06.09.2021
Ulrich Schnauss & Mark Peters
Exclusive Edition: »Destiny Waiving«
»Destiny Waiving«, the third collaboration between Ulrich Schnauss and Mark Peters, is scheduled for release on Bureau B on September 24. Exclusively on HHV Records the record will be available in a limited colored vinyl edition.
Music News | posted 27.09.2021
Windows彡96
Exclusive Edition: »Magic Peaks«
With homesick flicker: The Sao Paulo-born musician Windows彡96 releases his new album »Magic Peaks« on 100% Electronica on November 12, 2021. A limited colour edition is available from HHV Records.
Music News | posted 23.08.2021
Damu The Fudgemunk
Exclusive: »Conversation Peace«
For »Conversation Peace« Damu The Fudgemunk was allowed to help himself in the KPM Music Library. With Blu, Raw Poetic, Nitty Scott and Insight he gets active support on the microphone. An exclusive vinyl edition is available at HHV Records.
Music Interview | posted 21.09.2021
José González
Taste Is Like Your Bum
In 2003, Jose Gonzalez covered the song “Heartbeat” by The Knife and instantly catapulted himself into the hearts and study rooms of so many. Now he has a new album, »Local Valley«, released. We had the opportunity to interview him.