We’re back with our MXD-Spotlight series! This time we’re showing the faces of the music industry at Reeperbahn Festival. Here’s some of the people who attended MXD’s Networking event prior to the Danish Night at Reeperbahn.
Name: David Binnewies, Appletree Garden Festival
Which artists are you working with currently? Well, to name some: The Acid and Sylvan Esso.
Have you worked with any Danish artists? Yeah, Efterklang, Reptile Youth, Rangleklods and many others.
Name: Joscha Wrobel, Food for your Senses Festival
Hi Joscha, what are you doing here at Reeperbahn? I’m looking for new bookings. I’m really interested in Blaue Blume tonight.
Did you work with any Danish artists in the past? I’ve worked with Rangleklods, Ice Cream Cathedral and Linkoban.
Name: Christoph Kobza, does marketing and festival radio at Radio FM4
Did you see any concerts that you liked this year? I saw Francesco Yates, which was playing his first concert in Europe, so I just had to see that.
What are you doing at Reeperbahn? I’m here to check out the bands in more intimate surroundings to get a better idea of how they are, and of course, also to meet other industry people.
Have you worked with any Danish artists? Efterklang, Reptile Youth – their manager is a really nice guy – and Rangleklods.
Name: Linus Munz, SSC Group
Who do you work with? Mayer Hawthorne, Keytranada to name a few
Any Danish artists? Yeah, I’ve worked with Den Sorte Skole
Name: Julian Höger, Believe Digital
Have you collaborated with any Danish artists? Yeah, a lot. We’ve worked with Danish labels like Crunchy Frog, Target and Tambourhinoceros to name few.
What’s been the best thing about Reeperbahn this year? The weather!
Name: Gabrielle Nicot-Berenger, Believe UK
Which artists have you been working with lately? Public Service Broadcasting, Suvi, Rodrigo Amarante.
Any Danish artists? Eivør – even though I know she’s Faroese – and The Rumour Said Fire.
Name: Oskar Jensen, Head of programming, VEGA
Hi, what are you doing at Reeperbahn this year? I’m checking out potential bookings. The venues here are great as a reference to what the different bands can handle. I saw Cold Specks yesterday, who’s coming to play VEGA this January.
Name: Lele Lucas, Alex Berlin Radio
What brings you to Danish Night this fine evening? I’m here to meet some people and listen to some music, and I’m doing interviews with Blaue Blume and The White Album later.
Name: Martin Sigrist, tink.ch
What are you doing tonight at Danish Night? I’ve got some interviews set up – with Blaue Blume and Mont Oliver.
Did you know we also did SPOTLIGHT during SPOT Festival 2014? Check it out here
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