The 7K! family was well represented at Eurosonic Noorderslag this year. With incredible performances from Maike Zazie, Hania Rani and Niklas Paschburg. Niklas’ live show was recorded by Arte Concert, you can watch the video here.
Earlier this year we presented the rising and talented director Jasperi Wirtanen with the task of creating a full visual accompaniment to Martyn Heyne‘s album ‘Electric Intervals’. Available online now, the videos are a rollercoaster of colour, analog effects, choreography, and light for your viewing pleasure. Watch here.
Plunderphonia is a new series from 7K!. The DNA of the project is to create new compositions from fragments of existing classical compositions. It aims to “plunder” the rich pool of classical music history and to place selected parts in a new context, in order to create something new, unique and unprecedented. Henrik Schwarz explored […]
Following the success of the debut album ‘Endless’, released in 2017, the multi-instrumentalist and composer from Abruzzo, Italy is ready for his next step with ‘Exile’, his second studio album and his second release with 7K!. The result is a series of compositions built around powerful and memorable melodies, like ‘Pianodiscotheque’ (watch the nostalgic video […]
Influenced by her passion for both music and literature, Maike Zazie composes and performs unconventional piano compositions. She operates at the crossroads of these two art forms, her medium being a type of sonic literature in both form and content: she composes pieces of music as she puts stories down on paper; she chooses notes […]
Henrik Schwarz, one of electronic music’s most well-respected producers, has collaborated with the internationally renowned Metropole Orkest and its conductor Jules Buckley to release a new, full-length LP titled ‘Scripted Orkestra’ on 7K!. Metropole Orkest is one of the world’s leading orchestras when it comes to performing anything but classical music and they have played […]
Over the past few years orchestral instrumental music from outside the classical establishment has become huge, and Neil Leiter and Margaret Hermant of the Belgian Echo Collective have witnessed the evolution and extraordinary rise of this movement right up close. They’ve worked with some of the most important players, including Stars Of The Lid, Dustin […]
Niklas Paschburg is only 23 years old but he knows how to charm and bewitch with melodies and notes; mesmerising sounds and a cinematic atmosphere, intense crescendi and a pop flavour that moves and fascinates. His debut album ‘Oceanic’ is a moving trip full of both melancholy and energy; 12 instrumental songs between neoclassical, ambient […]
Seductive and cinematic soundscapes between ambient, drone and indie-neoclassical music: these are the best words to describe Hior Chronik’s style. A style that captures ears and soul, bringing you into an imaginary world, arousing emotions, making the mind wander to distant places. This is the goal of the Greek musician, now living half of the […]