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Perfume Genius on pigs, kids and fame

by Mareike Lütge & Verena Spilker In November when Perfume Genius came to Berlin to play a show at Lido, Mareike and I had the chance to interview him. Mareike had met Mike Hadreas,...

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Jay Brannan on Gummy Bears and new languages

by Mareike Lütge & Verena Spilker This October Jay Brannan played a concert in Berlin, as part of his world tour. You can read the review of the concert that Mareike wrote for TQU...

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Femme Hive: organizing femme visibility in Berlin

by Verena Spilker Over the weekend of 10-12 October 2014 FEMME HIVE a Berlin Femme / Queer Feminine Konferenz will take place in Berlin-Neukölln, Germany, consisting of workshops, skill shares, panels, films, visual art,...

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Jef Barbara – authentic and outrageous!

by Verena Spilker In 2013 Montréal’s Jef Barbara released their second album, Soft to the Touch, on Tricatel. Expatriarch (run by my lovely flatmate and friend, Joey Hansom) organized their concert in Berlin/Germany at...

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re_writing #our_story

Most of history has been written by white men. What they wrote and the truths they created are what we see reflected in mainstream global politics, media and discourses today. The history of women,...

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The Hungry Hearts

by Verena Spilker A while ago I was reading through Jenny Woolworth’s fantastic women in punk blog and stumbled upon The Hungry Hearts, a self titled “multi media pin-up performance band” from Oslo that...

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Interview with Rae Spoon

by Zoé Sona A few weeks ago I saw Rae Spoon at a show at SilverFuture in Berlin. He’s that small guy with big glasses and a great voice. He presented his new album...

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Interview with Kaia Wilson

by Verena Spilker Sometimes sitting around at a venue waiting for an interview can be really annoying. Sometimes, when you’re at the right venue, getting to listen to the sound check is really the...

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Interview with Jamie Stewart/Xiu Xiu

by Verena Spilker Jamie Stewart has been making music for over 14 years. Eight years ago he started his band Xiu Xiu. Following the change in line-up, the band has put out an album...

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Interview with Lesbians on Ecstasy

by Verena Spilker Lesbians on Ecstasy came into existence at a party many years ago when the would-be members had the idea of turning lesbian folk tunes into dance. The band’s first and self-titled...

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Interview with JD Samson (MEN)

by Verena Spilker MEN, a DJ project originally founded by JD Samson and Johanna Fatemen of Le Tigre turned into a band that could hardly be ignored during the last year on queer dancefloors...

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gendernetworks & music: Terre Thaemlitz

by Steffen & Verena These Interviews were conducted in 2003/2004 as part of a research for a paper at the University of Göttingen | Germany on gender networks and music. What do you do?...

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Lynn Breedlove (Tribe 8)

by Steffen & Verena These Interviews were conducted in 2003/2004 as part of a research for a paper at the University of Göttingen | Germany on gender networks and music. What do you do?...

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Greg Saunier (Deerhoof)

by Steffen & Verena These Interviews were conducted in 2003/2004 as part of a research for a paper at the University of Göttingen | Germany on gender networks and music. What do you do?...

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Kevin Blechdom

by Steffen & Verena These Interviews were conducted in 2003/2004 as part of a research for a paper at the University of Göttingen | Germany on gender networks and music. What do you do?...

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