New Video: Presence of Absence

https://youtu.be/7w_bwRPtmDs Funded/supported by Goethe Institut Cairo's Digital Residency program. Our new video for Presence of Absence is online now! This is the first of three videos our artist friend Thomas Georg Blank created from footage recorded within the virtual art gallery game Occupy White Walls. The second video in the series "Dwelling within the walls [...]

Placid House Video Premieres

On May 06 ambient album Placid House will be one year old. We started working on those eight tracks just over a 12 months ago, when the first Covid lockdown in Germany took hold. Since then, Placid House has quickly become our most successful and most celebrated release yet. To mark the occasion of its [...]

Asche on BBC Radio Merseyside

On March 05th, our music was played BBC Radio Merseyside once more! The latest broadcast of our Liverpudlian friends over at PMS - The Popular Music Show, the UK's longest running alternative music programme on the radio (since 1978!), included Asche from our recent EP Soundtrack 1: Schwelen. Click HERE to listen back to the [...]

Radio Lotte Interview

Recently, we were interviewed for Radio Lotte's "Das geheime Zimmerarchiv" via conference call - in German. First broadcast online and in Weimar on Sun Feb 28th, you can listen to the archived show HERE.Since our first show/interview on Radio Lotte was in 2011, we speak about artistic transformations and evolutions in the last 10 years, [...]

Soundtrack 1: Schwelen out NOW!

Happy Release Day! our new EP Soundtrack 1: Schwelen is officially out on all digital platforms today! To start listening right away, follow THIS LINK. You'll find links to your favourite services there.The four tracks on the EP are taken from the soundtrack for contemporary dance performance SCHWELEN. Artists collective systemrhizoma commissioned us to compose [...]

New EP on Jan 22 – Soundtrack 1: Schwelen

Happy New Year! Remember last summer, when we composed the soundtrack for contemporary dance performance SCHWELEN by systemrhizoma? Now we've turned parts of that soundtrack into an EP to kick off our creative year. Soundtrack 1: Schwelen is released on our label GiveUsYourGOLD on January 22nd 2021. You can already pre-order it on Bandcamp and [...]

SCHWELEN Trailer

https://player.vimeo.com/video/459407043 Here's the official trailer video for systemrhizoma's SCHWELEN, including the first glimpses of our soundtrack. Remember, performances at Sauerland-Theater Arnsberg start this week, on September 24. and run until September 27. Make sure to get you ticket here!Hier ist der offizielle Trailer zu systemrhizomas SCHWELEN, inklusive der ersten kleinen Eindrücke unseres Soundtracks. Zur Erinnerung. [...]

Interviewed by Rhea Boyden

Psycho & Plastic · Rhea Boyden interviews Psycho & Plastic Per Telefon unterhielten wir uns neulich mit Rhea Boyden, Kunst- und Musikkritikerin aus Dublin, Irland. Thema war natürlich unser Ambient Album Placid House, wie es im Lockdown dazu kam, Inspiration aus Musikbüchern von John Cage, David Toop, R Murray Schafer und vieles mehr. Das Interview [...]

Ambient Mix for CLÆP VISIONS

CLÆP VISIONS · U R NOT ALONE Vol. 23 by Psycho & Plastic Das Berliner House Label CLÆP VISIONS Rec bat us vor einigen Wochen, einen Mix für ihre U R Not ALONE Mix Serie beizusteuern. In enger Kollaboration mit unserem guten Freund DJ YBA aka Ben Sassen kreierten wir einen Ambient Mix aus Musik [...]