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Melt! Festival 2011

08:24 PM

As already in the year of  2009 and 2010 we presented you the most important and current information directly from the Melt!-Festival. In contrast to the last years the festival returned the his roots. But this wasn’t a reason for the people to stay away. And so the melt! was sold out early ago. Despite of the electronical renaissance with Paul Kalkbrenner, The Koletzkis, DJ Kotze, Boys Noize and many more the headliner were well know Indie-Legeneds: Pulp. This gallery will take you on a short tour through all days and stages at the Melt!.

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photo: Christoph Paul

The Very Best: song & remixes for free

08:05 PM

the very best

Some time ago we introduced you to The Very Best [Myspace] (Radioclit with Esau Mwamwaya). Nevertheless it’s still more than five painful weeks until their first record will be released on September the 4th. And I guess the less of you are living in the US so they could watch the trio on their first tour.

So we had to find another way to shorten the waiting time for you and found it by presenting you a very own download special around the song “Warm Heart Of Africa” taken straight from the album of the same title. Besides the wonderful original with Vampire Weekend’s Ezra Koenig, we have two remixes of the song done by Metronomy and  Architecture In Helsinki for you.

First ones gave it a new Disco-Funk-alike arragement in reward for Radioclit’s two flashing re-works of “Radio Ladio” (still avaible at Radioclit’s Myspace page). Architecture In Helsinki answered to Very Best’s sample of their “Heart It Races” in “Kamphopo” (featured on the The Very Best Mixtape) with an lovely relaxed instrumental mix. What a nice community.

The Very Best “Warm Heart Of Africa” [download mp3]

The Very Best “Warm Heart Of Africa (Metronomy Remix)” [download mp3]

The Very Best “Warm Heart Of Africa (Architecture In Helsinki Remix)” [download mp3]

Play all songs in a row:

By courtesy of Cooperative Music Deutschland.

Melt! live-photoblog

06:03 PM

All aufgemischt! editors were at this year’s MELT! festival and had a good time. Underneath them, Christoph Paul almost hourly posted new photos from the stages at Ferropolis on this live-blog. See all of his pics here and read our summed up review of the festival plus some secret hints on the headliner of 2010 and our interview with Fever Ray.

Friday, the 17th of July – Day One

Die Converse Main Stage bei den Vorbereitungen für Cold War Kids
Preparings at Converse Main Stage for Cold War Kids
Cold War Kids gewohnt emotional engagiert
Cold War Kids get emotional like usual
Einer der vielen kreativ-gekleideten Besucher, für die wir das Melt! so lieben
One of the countless creatively dressed fans that make Melt! so loveable

Die Leute vor der Converse Main Stage und...
Crowd in front of main stage and …
... Delphic live auf ihr
… Delphic live on it
Ein Klaxon
One Klaxon
Bodi Bill: Positive Schwingungen
Bodi Bill: positive vibes
Röyksopp und ihr Bassist im Scheerenschnitt
Röyksopp and their bass player
Die Menge liebt die neue "Partyvariante" von Röyksopp
People love Röyksopp’s new “party-like” stuff and …
...und die Bagger lieben sowieso alle
… everyone loves the excavators
Crystale Castles machten ihr Blitzlichtgewitter mal wieder selbst
Crystale Castles: no additional flash lights needed

Travis Fran Healy in seinem Element
Travis’ Fran Healy in his element
gPop-Agitatorin Beth Ditto von Gossip
Gossip’s Beth Ditto leads pop to creative agitation
Rauschebart Ebbot von The Soundtrack Of Our Lives
The Soundtrack Of Our Lives’ Ebbot plus beard’

Saturday, the 18th of July – Day Two

Anna Ternheim: Schöne Sängerin zum schönen Konzert
Anna Ternheim: beautiful singer with a beautiful performance

Finden Sie diesen Duke Filthy genug?
Do you think this Duke is Filthy enough?
The Whitest Boy Alive dirigieren die Menge
The Whitest Boy Alive conduting the masses

Ein schaurig-schönes, intensives Erlebnis mit Geruch (leider nicht im Bild) : Fever Ray
Probably the most impressing live show on earth: Fever Ray
Phoenix : Bescheidene Franzosen
Phoenix : French definition of beeing decent
Bloc Party: Routinierter, junger Tagesheadliner
Bloc Party: young but experienced headliner
Des Elektrojüngers beste Freunde : Digitalism
Electro lover’s best friends: Digitalism

Sunday, the 19th of July – Day Three

Patrick "It's gonna be a wonderful day" Wolf

Patrick "It's gonna be a wonderful day" Wolf

melt so glasvegas
Glasvegas visibly enjoy themselves

Polarkreis 18 an einem lauen Sommerabend

Polarkreis 18 in the summertime

Geht im Nebel auf: Kasabians Sergio Pizzorno

Vanishing into the fog: Kasabian's Sergio Pizzorno

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