All posts by J.N.

Elementary Penguins: Indie pop that instantly stucks

Sometimes bands turn up that make us wonder how we could have missed them for all those years they’ve been out there. One of those bands is from our neighbouring country The Netherlands and already have two albums out which [...]

August 20, 2019 Messed!Up Spotlight

Staff pick the weekly’s: Week 34

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 Alexander Schmitz. Mobina Galore: “Escape [...]

August 18, 2019 Songs of the Week

Messed!Up’s top-5 teen songs

We’ve been going through the music that got us through our teens the last week and realized there’s a wide range of music in our playlists. We compiled our top-5 songs from our teens in a Spotify playlist for you [...]

August 15, 2019 Playlist

Amazing line-up at Gunnersville concert series in Gunnerbury Park

The editor of Messed!Up is a huge fan of Reading Festival and have spent way too many salaries and years at the festival – but not this year (too much work in Hamburg). However, Reading festival’s promoter Festival Republic dropped [...]

August 14, 2019 Recent posts, Slider, Whats!Up

The Overlookers: Dekad and Foretaste members join forces to unleash debut electropop album

Quite often it happens that we get new music sent to Messed!Up’s office in Hamburg and although our intention is to listen to it all, it’s almost imposible to find time – we’re talking hours of music! However, when we [...]

August 14, 2019 Messed!Up Spotlight, Recent posts, Slider

Waterstrider: Electronically mysterious with falsetto vocals

Bay Area-based artist Nate Salman sure lives up to his moniker Waterstrider. A few weeks ago he returned to the experimental indie scene with a new mysterious guitar and synth-fueled EP, “Way Out”. Following a series of personal ups and downs, Salman  [...]

August 6, 2019 Messed!Up Spotlight, Recent posts, Slider