These two Berlin rock and alternative fashion scenes darlings are behind the brand Tata Christiane and are founding members of Autist (ex Aniaetleprogrammeur). The duo, or trio when playing with a drummer, blends epic synth and guitar, noise pop rock and teen angst lyrics for a loud and hypnotic live result.
Haffar is a multi-instrumentalist, and a modular synth aficionada, organising modular drone events in LA near-by natural spaces; see her improvise live at The Lash before her Berghain debut on May 4.
Between Detroit, Berlin and LA, electronica, dark wave and experimental noise, Carlos Oblivion and Black Replica discovered each other musically at From Berlin to LA last February and play as Black Assembly since.
Classically trained harpist Campbell specializes in using the harp for therapy purposes. Recently she joined an ambient trio, Cortex Accelera, and started collaborating with several LA artists recording techno tracks.
DJ/producer Katie Otro operates between LA, Berlin, NYC and Ibiza; influences from all these places are found in her deep, acid, or ambient techno productions. Acid House godfather DJ Pierre will release her next EP in March.
Nine Inch Nilina
Nilina is an American writer, craftswoman and DJ with eclectic dance music tastes living between Portland, LA, Berlin and the rest of the world, constantly spreading her words, art and sounds… coming near you soon.
What Pitchfork say about their freshly released third album L.A. Heartbreak on German label Kompakt: “The electro-punk duo Rainbow Arabia make their smoothest, most pop-friendly, and sophisticated statement yet.” Catch them in LA before their Berlin Berghain debut on May 4.