Born in Moscow, raised in Tel Aviv and currently based in Berlin, Mary Ocher has become over the last five years a rather prominent character in the European queer music world thanks to her quirky voice, unsettling lyrics and slightly out-of-this-world live performances.
After the release of her war-themed concept album and a 7″ on Haute Areal in 2011, Ocher started work on Eden, produced… READ MORE
We organize projections at Soho House Berlin including the premiere of short documentary Berlin Way of Love, a Jamie Harley retrospective, short art movies followed by a mass hypnotherapy session, etc; and have also teamed up with Mindpirates for a series of film nights from December 2015 to April 2016 at The Hole – posters below.… READ MORE
Mary Ocher + Your Government finish up 2015 by dropping their new single’s video: Dream X3 - first extract of their self-titled album out on Faust’s label Klangbad on January 7th.
The well named “queen outsider of Berlin avant-pop” and her two drummers create a “sub-religious experience with the mysterious spirits of the ancients and some electronic ecstasies, in an audio-visual explosion of cult futuristic… READ MORE
Berlin-based DJ duo and couple Brax Moody (Munich) and Vamparela (Thessaloniki) have been playing music together since 2007, either as a DJ duo, in bands, or as remixers and producers. Merging the rhythm and dynamism of Munich’s hip-hop clubs with the grime and attitude of Thessaloniki’s back-alley indie bars gives an idea of how to categorize Local Suicide: a straight-up soulful fusion of new wave,… READ MORE
After dropping a notable dj set for Robert Henke’s performance at the Volksbühne in Berlin, the DJ and sound artist Mieko Suzuki is back with a new track featuring Ina Viola called Place to be and released on the 27th of November on R.O.T Records.
Place to be is the result of the collaboration between the two artists on the occasion of the R.O.T Records… READ MORE
Since unveiling his debut streaming-only EP “Dandylioness” in 2011, morose disco-soul singer Alexander Geist has carved himself a unique international career, straddling the divide between live art and the dance floor. As BUTT magazine wrote, “his short but startling career has made him a cult hit in much of Europe’s underground.” He has garnered considerable attention, including three magazine covers for Siegessäule (Germany), Du und… READ MORE
From Disco to Disco, from piano to electro & more: Eric D. Clark started his DJ career 30 years ago. From Sunday church performances in California at the age of 10 as a classical & gospel piano prodigy to disco and electronica keyboard mastering, Eric trained his ears and hands until 1981 when he finally claimed his place behind turntables and took up residencies in… READ MORE
The native Brooklyn vocalist is back with his Brand New Day EP, released through Ism Records. This new track sees him collaborate with The Hinge Project aka Florent F & Yo-One Sutter. This association won’t come as a surprise as both acts are huge fans of 70′s and 80′s music.
The five track EP contains the original version of Brand New Day as well as… READ MORE
After a busy 2014 touring all over Europe and two US tours, Mary Ocher is heading East in search of untouched territories with a tour that will be bringing through the best part of South-East Asia as well as Australia and New-Zealand. The Hovering Sun Tour will first be heading to Korea, Vietnam and Singapore before heading down under for gigs in most of the… READ MORE
Ciguri has returned from months of hibernating, writing and touring in France and Iceland, with her new EP Time Lapsed Death.
The six track EP was released as a live video EP, directed by upcoming director and Boys Noize, Ninja Tunes and Plateau Repas collaborator Robin Plessy and follows up on her 2014 album Mare Nostrum. Now accompanied by artist and musician Kerta Von Kubin,… READ MORE
French electronic musician Kritzkom rises up to the podcast challenge with a mix jam packed with house and techno, switching from sweet and ethereal to deep and physical. Her releases have graced the shelves of labels like Female:Pressure, Samplefreunde and Comfortzone and her first LP North In Progress was released back in 2012. Kritzkom is currently yorking on new material while developing her live set,… READ MORE
After a series of European shows throughout 2014, including opening the David Bowie exhibition at Martin-Gropius-Bau in Berlin and supporting The Irrepressibles in London, Alexander Geist returns with his third single.
Malediction is an emotive track, which continues down the dandyish lineage of provocative pop that Alexander has proudly been keeping alive. Produced during the winter by bandmates Joey Hansom from Expatriarch Radio and Ben… READ MORE
Your Mom’s in the House takes place at Soho House Berlin, usually one Saturday per month on the rooftop or the Club.
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A night hosted four times at Cosmic Kaspar, bringing together the best of Urban with openly displayed pop leanings, and ready to travel to bars and clubs.
GLUE FACTORY GUESTS
Das She Cray
Ziur… READ MORE
Fresh from his recent In The Night release on Noir Music, with a remix by Timo Maas which premiered on Thump in late December, as well as his January Yves Eaux remix that dropped on Shibiza Recordings, Mark Jackus returns for our podcast series with a set of deep and soulful house.
The brains behind the planet-friendly CusCus parties will hit the road in the… READ MORE
Local Suicide are turning 5!
The German/Greek power-duo are ditching their baby teeth and celebrating half a decade of blog-running, mischief and travelling round the world playing in such locations as New York, Tunisia, Tel Aviv, Bangkok, Saigon, Istanbul and Barcelona, this saturday at Cosmic Kaspar.
Behind the decks we find Go Bang! resident Franz Underwear, Eskimo Twins’ Heretik and of course the birthday boy… READ MORE
Hyenaz is the project of Mad Kate from Bonaparte and Tusk, who have both heavily been involved in the visual arts, alternative music and queer scenes in Berlin for the past 10 years.
Hyenaz bring together electronic music, dance and performance art in a challenging theatrical live show that has already seen them tour the US, Mexico and Europe in 2014. The band has recently… READ MORE
Everyone knows Roland Clark for his huge hit I get Deep as well as his collaborations with Fat Boy Slim, Robin S and Roger Sanchez. In 2014, the US East-coast based DJ has collaborated with Louie Vega, Bob Sinclar and rising star of the Polish techno scene Deas and his album Afromation was ranked 12th best album of 2014 by Traxsource.
His new release is… READ MORE
After joining forces on stage with Bonaparte during their recent month long European tour, prolific New-York artist Tim Fite is taking over displaced marine container venue Platoon Kuntshalle on November 22nd for a night of live drawings, exhibition and music. Decidedly moving away from the stitled world of white cubes, Tim Fite spent the last month catching the intensity of the sweaty performances of the… READ MORE
After a busy year which saw her compose the soundtrack for the Patrick Mohr runway show in Berlin, play Waves Festival in Vienna, Zwarte Cross Festival in the Netherlands, and gigs in Paris, Brussels, Luxembourg and Morocco for the Marrakech Biennale opening, Mieko Suzuki is set to DJ at Berghain.
The Japanese-born DJ was invited by Shitkatapult head honcho T.Raumschmiere to close the evening with… READ MORE
After making a massive comeback to the front of the scene this year, 2015 is set to be the year of DJ Pierre. A pioneer of the squelchy sounds of acid-house through his work with Phuture (for the people who missed out on their incredible Berghain performance, their live Boiler Room set serves as a great introduction to their music), DJ Pierre made a name… READ MORE
Following the success of Twist in my Sobriety, our second show Open House was our last minute and impulsive contribution to Berlin’s Art Week 2014. No philosophy, no conceptualisation, no fuss; just artists and curators who spontaneously decided to claim this beautiful vintage space. We invited guests to discover every corner and little room with an open mind, open doors, meet the artists, chill in… READ MORE
Two of the most recognizable voices of house music have joined vocal cords on new single Off The Rails. An epic vocal track with an old-school twinge, the song comes packaged with a bagful of remixes and edits by Napoleon, Ray Grant, Aérea Negrot and Electrosexual. Off The Rails will drop on Billie Ray Martin’s bandcamp and all digital stores on October 19th. The song… READ MORE
Live and DJ bookings of chic Mitte cocktail bar Tausend are now in the delicate but firm hands of Your Mom’s and to celebrate the start of a new season of music, food, cocktails, art and films, a launch party will be held on September 6th with a live performance from Mama (Watergate Records / Batty Bass) and a DJ set by Loganic.
Mama has… READ MORE
After her successful string of 45 gigs all over the US and Canada less than six months ago, Mary Ocher will be crossing the Atlantic once more in September!
Mary has been specially invited back to LA by none other than Yeah Yeah Yeah’s Karen O to perform at the Genesis charity show at the Ace Hotel. Curated by Spike Jonze, Catpower, Santigold, Beck, Shepard… READ MORE
The August podcast is all about summery urban fun. Crafted by the Berlin-based journalist, eVe without Adam contributor & DJ, Dreea showcases her fine taste in music with a big selection of modern urban-flavored tracks to match her dress sense, from female R&B to Destiny’s Child Jersey edits to classic songs by Missy Elliot and Kelis and touches of masculine softness by the likes of… READ MORE
Berlin’s fashion calendar has to count with a new addition to its schedule! The first week of October will see the inception of the first Berlin Alternative Fashion Week, a platform showcasing the rise of alternative concepts in fashion.
The team behind the new event aims at promoting new and established off the grid innovators, in a move away from the big name dominated traditional… READ MORE
Geradehaus were a promoter outfit and a record label based in Berlin. They launched a series of successful events, starting with their bi-monthly residency at Prince Charles. These parties proved very popular thanks to the great deal of attention paid to their arty collectible visuals and always carefully curated line-ups that featured the likes of Ata, Jovonn, Fort Romeau, Lauer or Tornado Wallace.
Geradehaus were… READ MORE
Kicking off in the summer of 2009 at Farbfernseher, Kookoo created a unique and intimate underground vibe bringing together innovative plastic and video art and playing host to DJs like Electric Indigo, Clara Moto, Elbee Bad, Aérea Negrot and Crato. Over the past five years, Kookoo gradually established itself as one of the more forward thinking entities of the Berlin club scene.
Today party creators… READ MORE
Live and DJ bookings of Mitte cocktail bar Tausend were in the delicate but firm hands of Your Mom’s for 18 months. The bar, bearing no sign, bell or light at its entrance, was most known for its unique interior, mainly consisting of the massive doughnut-shaped fixture broadcasting white light through the space, which some call the “Eye”. Your Mom’s booked various international and local… READ MORE
Popsicle is an electro-pop music parties series created to give Mitte crowds the opportunity to dance in a more fun and relaxed atmosphere. Popsicle parties were hosted once at La Tox and more regularly at Mein Haus Am See and its underground rotating dance floor club Cosmic Kaspar.
Popsicle has its urban pendant, check out Glue Factory‘s lineups and flyers HERE.
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The agency handled PR for the launch of Friendly Rich‘s new album Bountiful as well as the promotion of their accompanying European tour which included two performances at Fusion Festival 2014.
The absurdly fun lead single Sausage Samba which fuses Star Trek footage with a bordering on obscene amount of sausages, premiered on Kaltblut and gathered over 100 000 views in the first two weeks… READ MORE
After hosting their own floor in Moog at Off Sonar and being handpicked to bring some disco to NOISEY‘s “You Need to Hear this Podcast Series“; Local Suicide crafted an electro-disco mix pulsing with summer vibes for the July edition of Your Mom’s monthly podcast.
With upcoming gigs at Melt Festival as well as in Munich, Oslo, Heidelberg, Paris, Thessaloniki, Berlin, Greece and a South… READ MORE
Let Your Mom’s team tie on an apron and prepare your event from A to Z or customize and adapt our services to your needs. Your Mom’s can help you hand-pick DJs, non-musical performances, live acts, catering, special drinks, decorations, photographers, flyer designers, et cetera from our artists and from a broader roster as well. We have the skills and the experience to conceptualise different… READ MORE
True to her smooth and eclectic style, Mieko Suzuki (KooKoo, Click.Clique) takes electronic music connoisseurs from electronica to deep house, to techno and back. June’s podcast feels a lil’ magical and special, this is precisely the Mieko touch!
Mieko has played her straight-edge techno vinyl collection along the years in Japan, or in Germany and Belgium, and has made soundscape for fashion catwalks mainly in… READ MORE
Watching TV is not good for your brain. That‘s why Your Mom doesn‘t want you to. Rather go outside and play with the squirrels – and if you behave, you can watch The Network Awesome later. The N.A. is a Youtube channel for which smart people search the web daily, pick out the best videos and curate them by theme. Their programs are neither boring… READ MORE
Yasmin Gate‘s podcast for May is an energetic one mixing techno, house and electro from the artists she likes and has collaborated with, and you can also spot some of her own tracks including the new Spinning Around – don’t miss the interview on FluxFM on the occasion of the release on May 25th. Yasmin evolves on two levels: as a DJ not afraid to… READ MORE
Spring is here and brings its share of novelty, videos and releases.
After War Songs (Haute Areal) Mary Ocher is now releasing her second album Eden in mid-June on Buback, produced by Canadian Rock’n’Roll guru King Khan. While waiting seize the chance to (re)discover the video from Mary’s band Your Government.
And another striking video and track: Noblesse Oblige‘s new single “Runaway” taken from… READ MORE
Eric D. Clark, a career of over 30 years, a wide and eclectic range of music genres and collaborations all over the globe as producer, co-producer, musician, vocalist, performer, composer, remixer… it’s hard to keep track. Here is a mixtape of his own productions, some unreleased, skilfully mixed – the perfect dance remedy against feeling gloomy!
Book Eric D. Clark for DJ sets worldwide HERE.… READ MORE
Hanin Elias invited us for a show on Reboot FM, “Hanin On Air” last Friday.
For one hour we talked about the agency and its family, we featured Elbee Bad, Eric D. Clark, UhOh, Hanin, Aniaetleprogrammeur, Plateau Repas, Electrosexual, Yasmin Gate, Mary Ocher, Anything Maria, without forgetting Moon&Mann, Local Suicide, Krach and Mieko Suzuki.
Listen to it and learn a bit more about Your Mom’s… READ MORE
On the occasion of Eric D. Clark‘s arrival at Your Mom’s, we asked up-and-coming writer Evan Musgrave for a few words about Professor D. Clark.
“With two decades of lighting up Europe’s dance floors wither side of raucous stints in his native USA, Eric D. Clark is truly a Transatlantic phenomenon. Just as his geographical location is often hard to pin down, his part techno,… READ MORE
eLBee BaD is well known for being the Prince of Dance Music, and with March’s podcast “Ya Mama’s Tech Mixxx”, he reminds us of another part of his musical personality: intricate hectic TECHNO. Busy times lie ahead for this DJ who likes to enforce the power of his house music with the real strings of his friends from the POD Orchestra. Techno and house vinyl… READ MORE
March 2nd will be the night that makes you wish you could be in two places at the same time: Chalet Club for the fourth anniversary of Electrobongo and P.O.P. (ex-Flamingo) for the Night 004.
Electrobongo will party on the two floors of Chalet with their usual suspects Moon&Mann (Geradehaus), Laurine, Alex Cliche, Txus Rosado, Joan Aloy and Nicolas Avolo, and will bring in special… READ MORE
On Valentine’s Day, the Boheme Kids, Your Mom’s and Cupid take care of you single people of Berlin on Thursday, February 14th, from 10pm, at P.O.P. (ex-Flamingo). So come enjoy a playful, hot, saucy, sexy night of games and music.
♥ For your ears; electro pop, house and disco with: Emilio El-Lauren & Julius Petit (It boys!), Philip Mollenkott, Team Stabil, Lola Luc, Magritte Jaco… READ MORE
Electrosexual’s new track Demolition has got quite an aftermath, the new release has not gone unnoticed in the world of electronic music and has been intensively covered by the press: Bernard Dagorn’s blog’n’roll, The Pink Snout, Candy Club, Noisey, Vice, Wrangelkiez, Killerrr or Expatriarch Radio. To celebrate this achievement and the projection of the Demolition video, the artist set the night on fire with fellow… READ MORE
Plateau Repas are a French electronica trio, Valentin, Fleur and Magritte Jaco, based in Berlin. They perform live and also DJ pop and electro; you may have already caught them over the past three years in Paris, Hamburg, Stockholm, Brussels… We are very excited these conceptual eurodancers are joining Your Mom’s crew soon. In the meantime, we will go have a crazy boogie at Kater… READ MORE
After the success of the first Geradehaus, our favourite disco/house duo are getting ready for their second event already featured on Finding Berlin and Berlin Poche:
“The second instalment of Geradehaus is arriving on the 8th of February to Berlin’s Prince Charles. Right where disco-erotic acts like Session Victim and Hunee left it that first night full of ecstasy, the Geradehaus team is setting the… READ MORE
Yes, it is fashion week, and a busy time for Your Mom’s Agency’s artists!
Starting on the 17th with Andreas Krach mixing happy tunes at ZMF; Maté Tollner aka Tolo and Inappropriate Touch at Flamingo for the private General Assembly party (opened to the general public and for free from midnight) on the same night.
On the 18th, catch Local Suicide at Rosis; and… READ MORE
Local Suicide sent Your Mom a souvenir set from their Tel Aviv tour for the end of 2012, let the sunny vibes in through your ears for this winter month of January.
After a few Munich, Hamburg, Thessaloniki and Berlin gigs early 2013, Local Suicide will be celebrating their 3rd anniversary in February at Tausend, Berlin, more info soon.
Book Local Suicide worldwide for DJ… READ MORE
Anything Maria gone bad? You bet, the sweet French gal reveals an extract of The Bad Miss Show Tour that will begin 2013 in China. And keep posted for her remix EP coming up in February.
Book Anything Maria live with a full set-up or for live DJ sets as The Bad Miss Show HERE.
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Your Mom’s team are getting ready, ironing out the last glitches on the website, facebooking our heart away, choosing artists’ pictures, pumping up energy from friends and family’s encouragements.
Next thing you know, Your Mom’s will be booking live acts (Hanin Helias, Anything Maria, Krach der Roboter, Yasmin Gate, Mary Ocher), DJs (Local Suicide, Elbee Bad, Mieko Suzuki, Andreas Krach, Moon&Mann, Electrosexual) and event services… READ MORE