Nadja is a duo of Aidan Baker & Leah Buckareff alternately based in Toronto, Canada & Berlin, Germany.
[audio:01-aidan_baker-thisquietarmy–imagistic_continuity.mp3]The duo makes music that encompasses experimental/drone, ambient, shoegazer, & doom metal. They have since released numerous albums with such labels as Alien8 Recordings, Conspiracy Records, Hydrahead Records, and Robotic Empire.
Originally formed by baker in 2003 as a solo endeavour, buckareff joined in 2005 to bring nadja out of the studio & into a live setting. they have since released numerous albums with several different labels & have toured extensively in around the world.
Nadja |Stays Demons
Classically trained in flute, he is self-taught on guitar, drums, and various other instruments. As a solo artist, Baker explores the deconstructive sonic possibilities of the electric guitar as a primary sound source, creating music that ranges from experimental to post-rock to contemporary classical.[sic] has earned her medals though video/film work, photography and painting.
If rumors are to be believed, as of late, she can be spotted designing god knows what and messing with some rather disconcerting sounds in the intimacy of her private studio. [sic]’s, music is a travelogue through spontaneous landscapes and an electronic re-interpretation of the patterns and random order of organic principles.[sic] | Live at LUFF, Lausanne
A re-indexation of the extraordinary and the mundane elements that constitute our daily lives.
NADJA (Aidan Baker & Leah Buckareff ) LIVE
Wednesday, 23.11.2011 | 20:00 CET
Marie Antoinette | Holzmarktstrasse 15/18 | 10179 Berlin/Mitte