Artist of the Week: Pantha Du Prince

 

Artist of the Week on Musikki - Pantha Du Prince

Artist of the Week on Musikki – Pantha Du Prince

Pantha Du Prince is one of the monikers for Hendrik Weber, a German electronic music producer and composer. In his early carrier he was signed to German label Dial. In 2010 he switched to Rough Trade Records where he released his third and most well received album, Black Noise. In January 14th, 2013 he released “Elements of Light” in collaboration with The Bell Laboratory. “Elements of Light” is described as a symphony for electronics, percussion and bell carillon comprising 50 bronze bells.

 

João Afonso

Founder and CEO of Musikki. Co-owned wahWah, an independent record store. Music addict. Used to spend every dime he had on records until he had to start spending most of it on dippers. Favourite artists: The Black Keys, David Bowie, Funkadelic, Feist, Pearl Jam, Bon Iver, James Blake, Bob Dylan, The Kills, Tim Buckley, Van Morrison, Led Zeppelin, Broken Social Scene, Efterklang, The National, Fiona Apple, Jeff Buckley, Andrew Bird, Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros, Radio Moscow, Moon Duo, Midlake, Fanfarlo, Sigur Ros, Liars, Sonic Youth, Lambchop, Joan As Police Woman, Kings of Convenience, Beirut, Twin Shadow, Wooden Shjips, Lisa Hannigan, Jimi Hendrix, Bonnie “Prince” Billy, Arcade Fire, Antony and The Johnsons, Beach House, Alabama Shakes, Frank Zappa, Captain Beefheart, Tom Waits, Pavement, Stephen Malkmus, Nick Cave and the list goes on and on…