James Murphy in the House – RBMA Session Vienna

DFA Records Boss James Murphy at the Red Bull Music Academy Session Vienna The Red Bull Music Academy is a quite cool thing and besides giving young musicians and producers the chance to get a once in your lifetime opportunity to attend a 2-weeks all-star music production camp in a cool city, they also do…

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A musical genius called Binkbeats

One of the best yet – Binkbeats I just discovered one of his latest YouTube videos: “BINKBEATS Beats Unraveled #6: J. Dilla Live Mixtape”, which is mind-boggling. He is recreating parts of the mixtape live with his instruments surrounding him. But it get’s even better, just yesterday (11.02) he put the newest video on his…

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her – a spike jonze love story

“falling in love is a crazy thing to do” – 2014 – starting off a bit gray, overcoming the christmas and new year’s hibernation state. We are taking a focus on the movies nominated for the Oscars 2014. One really caught our attention. It’s the new movie from Spike Jonze, who is one of my…

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OttersAndWeasels January Selection

Our January selection of new music Here is our monthly selection of new music released –  January 2014 edition. Of course we just picked tracks we like, but maybe you like them too. And possibly you even discover some new tunes and artists you haven’t heard of before. SBTRKT kicked off January with his new…

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HitRecord – crowdsourced art and music

Take a look at HitRecord – the online collaborative platform While doing some research online we stumbled upon HitRecord. Basically the idea is to use the crowd to put some art, movies, music, … together and make it really good. The project was already started in 2005 by actor Joseph Gordon-Levitt and his brother, Dan “Burning Dan” just with…

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Art’s Birthday Party 2014

Big Party to celebrate Art’s Birthday at ORF-RadioKulturhaus Vienna today: 17th of January AND IT’S FREE ENTRY . That would be the most important information. A french guy called Robert Filliou (1926–1987) invented this event and we thank him for that. Art’s Birthday is a global thing and the Austrian part will be hosted by the notorious Rokko(who…

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EUROSONIC NOORDERSLAG 2014

18 Austrian Artists at Eurosonic 2014 Yes Yes Yes. This years focus at the Eurosonic Noorderslag 2014 is on Austria. So 18 Artists have been chosen by the Austrian Music Export Organization to play there live at the biggest showcase festival in Europe from 15th – 18th of January 2014 in Groningen (Netherlands). A few of our…

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I Used to Be Darker

Movie premiere + Unplugged Session with Kim Taylor   At the Stadtkino Wien  “I Used to Be Darker” will premiere on 10th of January. More cinemas showing the movie are: Moviemento Linz, Graz KIZ, Pro­grammkino Wels . IMDB says: “A runaway seeks refuge with her aunt and uncle in Baltimore and finds their marriage ending and her cousin…

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BEST OF 2013 – Otter’s HITS

The year ends and it’s time to resume it a bit, at least music wise. This mix mainly fea­tures tracks that were released in 2013 but some are a bit older but have to be in it, because they accom­pa­nied me through­out this year. Try­ing to make my top 30 ended in putting them into…

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Best of 2013 – the Weasel selection

The ultimate bombastic superduper Best of 2013 selection As everybody doing this best of thingi, we also made a selection of our favorite tracks this year. I am definetily sure that I forgot about 20 tracks I will see in best of lists from different people, but fuck it. It took me long enough to…

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