SON LUX is led by Ryan Lott. After his first record, At War With Walls and Mazes, NPR’s All Songs Considered declared him “Best New Artist” of 2008. Son Lux has released two EPs and two LPs since, including 2011’s We Are Rising LP, ambitiously written and recorded in just 28 days. All Music Guide describes 2013’s Lanterns LP as “nothing short of a miracle.” Son Lux’s Alternate Worlds EP, completely re-imagines four songs from Lanterns, and features Lorde.
Son Lux composes music film, theater and dance. Film credits include arranging and programming for four major features, most notably Looper (2012), Don Jon (2013), and The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby (2014), starring James McAvoy and Jessica Chastain.
Born in Moscow and raised in Alaska, OLGA BELL is an American composer, producer and performer based in Brooklyn. A prodigious classical pianist as a child and teenager, Bell graduated from the New England Conservatory before moving to New York City to pursue electronic composition and songwriting. Her critically-acclaimed 2014 album Krai, described as “spectacularly well-unified and exceptional” (Wondering Sound), was premiered at the Walker Art Center in Minneapolis and appeared on The Quietus’ Best of 2014 list.
Bell makes original music, remixes and videos under her own name. As half of Nothankyou, Bell makes dance music with British musician Tom Vek. From 2011 to 2013 she toured as a vocalist and keyboardist with Chairlift and Dirty Projectors. She is currently at work on her third album, which will be released on One Little Indian Records.
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Son Lux + Olga Bell
Wednesday, 28 October 2015 | 20:00 CET
Bi Nuu | Im Schlesischen Tor | 10997 Berlin/Kreuzberg