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Inside Jimmy Edgar's Studio (Watch)

Inside Jimmy Edgar’s Studio (Watch)

On a nice summer day the KOMA Elektronik team visited producer Jimmy Edgar at his studio in the Friedrichshain district of Berlin to talk synths, effects, and analog production techniques! See Jimmy patch his monster Eurorack synthesizer and rock the Kommander! Jimmy Edgar is an established player in the Detroit and Berlin techno scene. He is...
The Roxy Music Story (Watch)

The Roxy Music Story (Watch)

Believe it or not Roxy Music‘s first single Virginia Plain is 40 years old this year! Via: Dangerous Minds
Matthew Dear - Her Fantasy (Watch)

Matthew Dear – Her Fantasy (Watch)

As I’m sure you already know we’re kind of obsessive Matthew Dear fans over here. From Asa Breed onwards he hit a sinister off-kilter pop plateau that is pretty irresistible to our ears. Anyway, the man has a new album, Beams, on the way and this little gem is the first single proper. Beautiful video too...
Coco Electrik on Two For Tennis on East Village Radio, New York

Coco Electrik on Two For Tennis on East Village Radio, New York

A few weeks ago we played records and chatted to Tim “Love” Lee and Coach MP Messenie on their very excellent Two For Tennis show on East Village Radio, New York. Oh yes, we debuted a new track too! Catch the archive of the June 26 show here. And tracklisting below of the records we played....
Grandma Lo-Fi trailer (Watch)

Grandma Lo-Fi trailer (Watch)

Sigríður Níelsdóttir began making music aged 70 from her living room in Reykjavik and has released over 50 albums of keyboard-playing, improvised percussion and pet noises over the course of seven years. This beautiful looking documentary takes a look at her life and career so far. “By her own admission, Sigríður Níelsdóttir has many personas. Half...
Whitey - Lost Summer

Whitey – Lost Summer

Straight off the back of all the reissues comes Whitey’s new album Lost Summer. Get it below.
Kraftwerk and the Electronic Revolution (Watch)

Kraftwerk and the Electronic Revolution (Watch)

Kraftwerk and the Electronic Revolution, all 3 hours of this glorious documentary! Touches on everyone including Coco favourites Amon Düül II, check their album 1978 album Only Human once you’re done watching this.
Punks Jump Up - Mr Overtime (Watch)

Punks Jump Up – Mr Overtime (Watch)

First off, sorry for the lack of posts recently…we’ve been busy with life, slowly getting the new album together (20 demos to work through), planning a long overdue trip NYC and getting distracted by some very fine new music. Mr Overtime by our friends Punks Jump Up being one of them. Another great video too!...
Amelia's Magazine by Dean Chalkley

Amelia’s Magazine by Dean Chalkley

All photos by the lovely Dean Chalkley taken way back in 2006 for Amelia’s Magazine. [fbphotos id=10150844591833023]
Imaginary Landscapes: A documentary about Brian Eno and ambient music

Imaginary Landscapes: A documentary about Brian Eno and ambient music

Brian Eno Imaginary Landscapes is a very fine documentary from 1989 that explores his work processes and ideas on music in general. Pretty special!
White Ink Lyrics

White Ink Lyrics

Shine A Light You caught my heart on your sleeve Now baby don’t deceive me in your stride Don’t walk away when you’re blinded Who’ll leave the light on if you fall Don’t act like a plain Jane When you can shine like a web in the rain Don’t drive like a James Dean When...
Past dates

Past dates

A complete archive of all (72) Coco Electrik live shows and DJ dates. The only thing missing is our year-long residency at The Old Blue Last. Frankly we just can’t remember when the hell they were exactly. Sept 2, 2011: DJ Set, Booby Hatch, Vogue Fabrics, London, UK May 27, 2011: Meadowlands Festival, Lewes, UK March...