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Posted On December 11, 2018 | Comments Off on Three decades of De/Vision: The dark interview

In the beginning of 1994 I was still frustrated that Depeche Mode had “betrayed” their listeners by bringing alternative rock into their electronic soundscape with the release of “Songs of Faith and Devotion”. I never [...]

15 years of solidarity and independence: The story of Audiolith Records

December 5, 2018 | Comments Off on 15 years of solidarity and independence: The story of Audiolith Records

The constant evolution of The Slow Readers Club: Interview

December 2, 2018 | Comments Off on The constant evolution of The Slow Readers Club: Interview

30 years of nasty guitar riffs and hostile drum noise: Therapy? interviewed

November 26, 2018 | Comments Off on 30 years of nasty guitar riffs and hostile drum noise: Therapy? interviewed

Raw, unfiltered indie rock and crazy gigs: False Heads interviewed

November 21, 2018 | Comments Off on Raw, unfiltered indie rock and crazy gigs: False Heads interviewed
Posted On December 11, 2018 | Comments Off on Ripe & Ruin: Make rock music great again

Hamburg three-piece rock act Ripe & Ruin have had a great 2018 with the release of EP “The Eye of the World” that successfully walks the tightrope between infectious alt-rock and a fist full of gravel. [...]

Teleman: Sci-fi disco for the charts

December 4, 2018 | Comments Off on Teleman: Sci-fi disco for the charts

Terra: Carrying on the Gothenburg legacy

November 28, 2018 | Comments Off on Terra: Carrying on the Gothenburg legacy
Posted On December 11, 2018 | Comments Off on Teleman photo gallery by ©Teresa Enhiak Nanni

Photos by Teresa Enhiak Nanni. Pics from the Teleman concert at Molotow in Hamburg on November 14th. [...]

Deine Cousine photo gallery by ©Mandy Privenau

December 10, 2018 | Comments Off on Deine Cousine photo gallery by ©Mandy Privenau

Wirtz photo gallery by ©Mandy Privenau

December 10, 2018 | Comments Off on Wirtz photo gallery by ©Mandy Privenau
Posted On December 3, 2018 | Comments Off on The Soft Moon @Tower Musikclub (Bremen): Review

To get the Messed!Up team to leave their well-known home territory of concert venues in Hamburg, there has to be a good reason for that trip. In this case the reason is called The Soft [...]

Oscar And The Wolf @Mojo Club (Hamburg): Review

November 20, 2018 | Comments Off on Oscar And The Wolf @Mojo Club (Hamburg): Review

Snail Mail @Molotow (Hamburg): Review

November 8, 2018 | Comments Off on Snail Mail @Molotow (Hamburg): Review
Posted On November 25, 2018 | Comments Off on How music was saved by a first-person shooter

There’s no secret that most musicians struggle financially in the digital music economy. Hardly no record sales and low-paid gigs due to saturated concert markets forces musicians to use their creativity in new ways to [...]

Posted On December 10, 2018 | Comments Off on Staff pick the weekly’s: Week 50

Every week, the staff members of the Messed!Up Magazine team pick their favorite tracks that they’ve been rising as of late. This week, our Staff Picks are curated by editor Jimi Nilsson, multifaceted co-editor Dick Magnusson and punk ace [...]

Posted On December 9, 2018 | Comments Off on DJ Återbruk: Sound and Vision

Video killed the radio star… This week’s playlist consists of songs that are good to the ear, but even better to the eye. Twelve tracks with fantastic music videos. I can’t listen to these songs [...]

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