Articles By: Peik Elias

The concert with Cooly G is canceled.

The concert with Cooly G is canceled.

We are sorry to inform you that the concert with Cooly G, which was supposed to be tonight, has been canceled. But Lena Wilikens will make ha hell of a party ...

Festivalradio during Insomnia!

Festivalradio during Insomnia!

As a part of the projects to the ICAS Network the Insomnia Festival is next stop for the ICAS radio. The program is launch on the Austrian national broadcasting, but for ...

Community Documentation of Insomnia!

Community Documentation of Insomnia!

We are working together to document live from Insomnia 2011! Audience can take pictures with their android phones and scan in a barcode which is to be found on the ...

Insomnia 10th Edition Commissioned work

Insomnia 10th Edition Commissioned work

As a celebration of Insomnia’s 10th edition we have put together a special commissioned project in three parts. Our festival has always strived to present new musical projects, so whilst ...

Bjørn Torske Commission

Bjørn Torske Commission

Bjørn Torske is a legend of Norwegian electronic dance music, releasing his first EP as early as 1991 under the alias Ismistik. Since then he has worked with several other ...

Mental Overdrive Commission: #OWSJAM

Mental Overdrive Commission: #OWSJAM

Per Martinsen,  aka “Mental Overdrive,” is credited for being the first artists to bring electronic dance music to Tromsø - and Norway –  in the late 1980′s. He started releasing under the ...

Bernt Simen Lund Commission

Bernt Simen Lund Commission

Bernt Simen Lund is a classically-trained cellist, who also works with improvised electronic music and electro acoustics. Over the years he has worked on many different musical projects, exploring the relations between ...

Bern Simen Lund with Gudmund Østgård, Nasra Ali Omar, Malvin Skulbru and Nicolas Horne

Bern Simen Lund with Gudmund Østgård, Nasra Ali Omar, Malvin Skulbru and Nicolas Horne

Bernt Simen Lund is a classically-trained cellist, who also works with improvised electronic music and electro acoustics. Over the years he has worked with many projects exploring the relations between ...

Child of Klang (Kjerringøy)

Child of Klang (Kjerringøy)

Child of Klang aka Elin Øyen Vister is a Norwegian soundartist, composer and DJ. She looks upon sound as a sculptural element and is deeply fascinated by sound in different ...

Dj Corn Flex (Dresden)

Dj Corn Flex (Dresden)

Conrad Schneider is the man behind DJ Corn Flex. He is going to performe under the CHET presantation. He is the cofounder of Intolight which is a studio ...

Skyence (Hamburg)

Skyence (Hamburg)

Making music since the age of 12,  the producer and sound designer Jochen Mader never did completely arrive in any genre. He is always in the search for the perfect ...

C.H.E.T

C.H.E.T

CHET won this year’s commission of the ECAS network (European Cities of Advanced Sound). CHET, a toolkit for Collective Hedonistic Environments, is a software toolkit developed to make it easier for ...

Adfreeze Project (San Francisco/ New York)

Adfreeze Project (San Francisco/ New York)

Oona Stern, a visual artist from New York City, and Cheryl Leonard, a composer from San Francisco, have been on a to months exploration of Svalbard during September and October ...

Sjur Nyvold (Rauland)

Sjur Nyvold (Rauland)

Songs for friends, songs for lovers, and songs for good hearted haters; Sjur Nyvold is a shy Adonis from the evergreen forests of Rauland Highlands. His words have a beat ...

Coma (Cologne)

Coma (Cologne)

Coma, Marius Bubat and George Conrad, are the rush of fresh air in the streets of Cologne and in clubs worldwide. They combine new rave and old-school techno, 80s pop ...

Hexstatic (London)

Hexstatic (London)

Stuart Hill and Robin Bronson came togheter in 1997 throug their mutual interested for VJing. Together they formed the duo Hexstatic which have been at the forefront of Adio Visuals ...

Lena Willikens (Cologne)

Lena Willikens (Cologne)

Lena Willikens is a musician and dj currently based in Cologne. She is in charge of the booking in the legendary club SALON DES AMATEURS in Duesseldorf, where she is also ...

Mujuice (Moscow)

Mujuice (Moscow)

Mujuice is one of the most original and talented Russian electronic musicians. He takes electronic music production as an opportunity to break digital composing stereotypes, creating eclectic music from acoustic ...

Cooly G (Brixton)

Cooly G (Brixton)

Cooly G is a semi-pro female footballer and UK house producer and DJ from Brixton, South London. She describes her sound as having a “deep house tribal dubstep vibe,” and ...

DJs Pareja (Buenos Aires)

DJs Pareja (Buenos Aires)

Djs Pareja is a DJ duo consisting of Mariano Caloso and Diego Irasusta. Since the 90ies they have spiced up dance floors on major clubs and festivals all around Latin ...

Capracara (London)

Capracara (London)

The man behind the name Capracara is the Englishman Jonathan Burnip. His love for global rhythms, primitive body-music and the familiar beat of house music lead to a kinship with ...

Mesak (Turkü)

Mesak (Turkü)

From the remote woods of Finland Mesak has realised styles like skwee, electro and techno. He his one of two pioneers behind the Harmönia label which is globally praised for ...

The Amplifetes (Sweden)

The Amplifetes (Sweden)

Hailing from Sweden, the Amplifetes have already provided the European electronic audience with smooth hitting drops and friendly electro pop. With the popular anthem “Somebody New” from their debut album ...

Montée (Oslo)

Montée (Oslo)

Montée is the well prized Norwegian wonder group consisting of some of the most talented local musicians of the last two decades. Mixing funk, soul, progressive rock, the 70s west ...

Telephones (Bergen)

Telephones (Bergen)

Do you enjoy the smooth tones from Prins Thomas, Diskjokke, Lindstrom or Todd Terje? If the answer is yes you certainly will love this fellow to. 82-model Henning Severud has produced ...

Biosphere (Tromsø)

Biosphere (Tromsø)

With nearly 3 decades in the music business, plenty of albums, lots of remixes, various sound installations, commissions and soundtracks Biosphere is a well known and much appreciated veteran in ...

Uusi Fantasia (Helsinki)

Uusi Fantasia (Helsinki)

Uusi Fantasia is a collective output by three experienced music wizard known by their aliases: Street Kobra, Kroko-Roc and Ercola. Their music is a mixture of many influences such as ...

Thelma & Clyde (Kristiansand/Oslo)

Thelma & Clyde (Kristiansand/Oslo)

Thelma and Clyde are an electronic art pop duo that wraps pop beats in an electronic universe into the result of dreamy, melancholic melodies and dancey beats. They borrow tunes ...

Solar Bears (Ireland)

Solar Bears (Ireland)

Solar Bears features two members, John Kowalski and Rian Trench. The group released their debut EP Inner Sunshine and album She Was Coloured for Planet Mu to worldwide critical acclaim in ...