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Kompakt to showcase its stars at Ether Festival

By | Published on Wednesday 23 February 2011


Cologne-based electro label Kompakt will take up temporary residency at London’s Southbank Centre as part of the innovative multi-arts festival that is Ether, which runs from 24 Mar to 28 Apr this year. The label will stage two nights during the festival itself, and is also hosting an Ether launch party later this week.

Taking place in the Queen Elizabeth Hall, the dates look something like this:

25 Feb: Juan MacLean, Matias Aguayo/Daniel Maloso’s Comeme, The Hundred In The
Hands and Stopmakingme

3 Apr: KrautPopAmbient feat Wolfgang Voigt and Jörg Burger, The Field’s Axel
Willner plus special guests

8 Apr: Pantha du Prince, Apparat and Walls (DJ Set)

Find further details on the Ether website here.

Also check out this colourful video from Kompakt artist Matias Aguayo, who will perform at this Friday’s show with a nine-piece band from Buenos Aires.