Synch News: Jesse Marchant

100 Dinge, the new German comedy of Florian David Fitz with acclaimed German actor Matthias Schweighöfer features Jesse Marchant's "Reminders, Defeats". The movie has its premiere on December, 6th.

 Published by Rough Trade.



Over the course of 15 years SAMAVAYO established themselves an excellent name within the genre of Heavy, Stoner and Psychedelic Rock. Their new album "Vatan" will be out on Noisolution on November, 23rd. Their tour with Greenleef starts soon, find dates here

Published by La Chunga.


Welcome DBUK

The Denver Broncos UK (shortened DBUK) comprise of Munly Munly, Lord Dwight Pentacost, Rebecca Vera and Slim Cessna of Slim Cessna's Auto Club from Denver, Colorado. Gothic Americana in a class of its own. Their new album "Songs One Through Sixteen" has just been released on Glitterhouse.

Published by La Chunga.



GAYE SU AKYOL releases new album

GAYE SU AKYOL has established herself as one of Turkey’s most compelling young voices. Her new album İstikrarlı Hayal Hakikattir (Constant Fantasy is Reality) is a vibrant mix of raki laced balladry, futurist surf and post-punk opposition, out on October 26th on Glitterbeat Records. Don't miss GAYE and her band on tour!

Published by La Chunga.


DIE ANGEL album out now

The ninth album Yön Magneetti Sine by die ANGEL is out now! Great improvisational noise and electro-acoustic project founded by Dirk Dresselhaus (aka Schneider TM) and Ilpo Väisänen (ex-Pan Sonic).

Published by La Chunga.



Episode 513 of Netflix comedy series Grace And Fankie features the catchy Stereo De Luxe song Aerocyclette (Remix).

Published by La Chunga.


Synch News: NILS FRAHM

Nils Frahm contributed 16 titles to the new Berlin-based TATORT "Tiere der Großstadt" (with Meret Becker & Mark Waschke) at the personal request of director Roland Sudo Richter.
"Tiere der Großstadt" will be broadcasted on 16. September on public TV Das Erste.

Published by Manners McDade.



BalkanBeats SoundSystem is the alliance of Robert Šoko and Uroš Petković, which puts together Šoko's vision of Balkan dance floor tunes and Petković's fine touch in BalkanBeats music production. On BalkanBeats Records they launched their first album Arigato Amigo - a tribute to BalkanBeats followers around the globe.

Published by La Chunga.


LAURA GIBSON announces new album

Acclaimed US singer-songwriter LAURA GIBSON will release her fifth album "Goners" on October 26th via City Slang. The lyric video of their first single "Tenderness" can be watched here. Don't miss her tour with DAN MANGAN in November - very special, full-band double-headers!

Published by Ceuso.



We’re delighted to announce our new signing Nora Steiner and
Madlaina Pollina. These very gifted young songwriters from Switzerland will release their debut album „Cheers“ with a mix of English and German lyrics in October 2018 on Glitterhouse. Check out their first video „Wenn du mir glaubsthere.

Published by La Chunga.



WIM WENDERS contributed some lyrics to the soundtrack for his documentary "Pope Francis: A Man of His Word”. The film’s original music is composed by Laurent Petitgand and already available digitally. The soundtrack CD will be released on August, 3rd.

Published by La Chunga.


DAN MANGAN releases new single

Much acclaimed Canadian songwriter DAN MANGAN just released his new single Troubled Mind. Later this year, Dan Mangan will present his fifth studio album on City Slang and tour together with LAURA GIBSON, find dates here.

Published by Arts&Crafts.


Welcome HODJA

We like to welcome HODJA to the La Chunga family: Downtown New York meets underground Christiania, dirty Garage Rock meets Soul, native american music styles meet modern punk riffs. HODJA's third album "The Flood" will be released in August on Noisolution.

Published by La Chunga.



Malian singer and guitarist Samba Touré releases today his third Glitterbeat album called Wande. Check out his new video of the song Goy Boyro.

Published by La Chunga.



David Eugene Edwards & Alexander Hacke

David Eugene Edwards (16 Horsepower, Wovenhand) and Alexander Hacke (Einstürzende Neubauten) will release their first collaboration album entitled 'Risha' June 22nd via Glitterhouse Records.

Published by La Chunga.



Welcome VUG

With their selftitled debut this young band celebrates the heaviest side of 70's rock. The Classic/Hard Rock community is already going crazy over this album just released on Noisolution. Watch their video "Prophecy" here.

Published by La Chunga.




WDR Rockpalast will broadcast The White Buffalo concert supported by Brother Grimm on May, 5th around midnight - don't miss!

Published by La Chunga.


Synch News: AGAR AGAR

French band AGAR AGAR contributed the sound for the new campaign of online retailer ABOUT YOU. Watch the TV/social media spot for the brand POSTYR here.

Published by Alter K.


GRANDBROTHERS: Remixes and Tour

To celebrate their European spring tour, GRANDBROTHERS release remixes of ‘Bloodflow’, the standout track from the bands’ 2017 album ‘Open'. The new EP is a collection of remixes and re-interpretations by Christian Löffler, Lone, sir Was, Aera & Brainwaltzera.

Published by La Chunga.


Synch News: LA FEMME

GAULOISES picked the charming song Sur La Planche from LA FEMME for their cinema spot of the current "Vive Le Moment" campain in Germany.

Published by Velvetica Music Publishing.



Primal blues-rock duo THE PICTUREBOOKS joins La Chunga with their fourth album Home Is A Heartache. The band performs their blues-saturated heavy rock with pure wild energy and intransigence. Check out their in proper style road movie I Need That Oooh

Published by La Chunga.



new releases by DIRK DRESSELHAUS

Eclectic musician Dirk Dresselhaus currently celebrates the release of two different projects: the Original Motion Picture Soundtrack by SCHNEIDER TM for Omar Fast's highly acclaimed first feature film REMAINDER is out now. Furthermore, German Indie legend LOCUST FUDGE are back after 20 years with their new album Oscillation, to be released on April 1st. Check out their video for Relativity Check

Published by La Chunga.



Two BERLINALE independent jury awards for IN THE AISLES (IN DEN GÄNGEN) featuring songs of Canadian band TIMBER TIMBRE including the soulful ballad Troubles Come Knocking.

Published by Arts&Crafts.


HENNING FUCHS joins Mute Song

The work of Berlin based composer and performer Henning Fuchs includes concert music, film scoring, songs and various album productions. His songs and instrumental compositions have been nominated and awarded many times and embrace a wide range of styles and genres.

Published by Mute Song.


Grammys 2018: THE WAR ON DRUGS win Best Rock Album

Beating out bands like Queens Of The Stone Age and Metallica, The War On Drugs were big winners at the Grammys with a win for Best Rock Album. Read more about it via Pitchfork.

Published by Rough Trade Publishing.


NILS FRAHM releases new album and starts worldwide tour

For the past two years, Nils Frahm has been building a brand new studio in Berlin to make his 7th studio album titled All Melody, which will be released on January 26th, before Nils embarks on his first world tour since 2015.

Published by Manners McDade.


GRAND ANALOG team with Posdnuos of De La Soul

Canadian rap group Grand Analog will release their Survival EP on January 26. Guests include Shad, 2oolman of A Tribe Called Red and Posdnuos of De La Soul. Watch their new video for the Posdnuos collab, Mutations.

Published by Cooking Vinyl.


DONOTS: new album and tour

DONOTS just released their electrifying new album Lauter Als Bomben and entered the German album charts at #4 - congratulations! Check out their new video and tourdates.

Published by Donots Publishing.



Charismatic Blues-howler Dennis Grimm will release his album Home Today, Gone Tomorrow on Noisolution end of January accompanied by an extensive tour.

Published by La Chunga



New Apple campaigns feature NOGA EREZ

Apple just released a new commercial for the iPhone X featuring Off The Radar. Hot off the heels of the Apple Anthem featuring Dance While You Shoot.

Published by Ceuso.


IAN FISHER made it in the Rolling Stone

Ian Fisher has been chosen as one of the "10 New Country Artists You Need to Know" featured by the Rolling Stone in November issue.

Check out the first new song Road To Jordon of his upcoming album.

Published by la Chunga


TootArd: international debut out now

Hailing from the occupied Golan Heights TootArd release their international debut on Glitterbeat.

Published by La Chunga


EMA to support Depeche Mode

So exciting: EMA will support Depeche Mode on a bunch of dates beginning of next year in Berlin, Nuremberg, Bordeuax, Milan, Prague, Budapest and Vienna. Check out EMA dates here

Published by Ceuso


GRANDBOTHERS album out on October, 20

The release of Grandbrothers fabulous second album "Open" on City Slang is accompanied by an extensive tour including support shows of Bonobo. Check out also the first remix of "Bloodflow" by well-known British producer Lone.

Published by La Chunga.



We are proud to welcome Tom Schilling to the CEUSO writers roster! He'll be on tour with his band "The Jazz Kids" in October, check out dates on Facebook.

Published by Ceuso.


GRIZZLY BEAR release their highly anticipated fifth album

The fifth album from the L.A./Brooklyn based indie-rock royalty is called "Painted Ruins". Watch the video for "Mourning Sound".

Published by Rough Trade Publishing.


THE WAR ON DRUGS new album and tour

The War On Drugs mastermind Adam Granduciel released his universally acclaimed 4. album "A Deeper Understanding". Check out the video for "Holding On" and current tour dates (mostly sold out already).

Published by Rough Trade Publishing.


EMA is back

EMA – the project of South Dakota native and Portland, OR-based artist Erika M. Anderson – has just released her third album "Exile In The Outer Ring" on City Slang. Watch the video for "Aryan Nation".

Published by Ceuso.



New album "2nd"  will be released on Noisolution in September 2017. Check out their new video for "Wildebeest".

Published by La Chunga.



New album " Western Lies " now published by La Chunga. Watch the video for "Homo Economicus".


GRANDBROTHERS announce new album "OPEN"

Out October 20 on City Slang



The fantastic abum "4" now published by La Chunga. Released on Glitterhouse.


Tamikrest - Kidal

out now on Glitterbeat. Tamikrest returns with a stunning 4th album, that perfectly balances their rocking and meditative elements.



Gaye Su Akyol

Gorgeous, cinematic and subversive : Gaye Su Akyal from Istanbul.
new album out on Glitterbeat


SINKANE new album

Sinkane Back With New Album 'Life & Livin' .

Release on City Slang, February 10

published by CEUSO



Ian Fisher

Ian Fisher joins La Chunga, a prolific songwriter and touring musician, with over a thousand songs and just as many concerts under his belt.


Welcome: Pennies From Heaven

We now sub-publish the wonderful catalogue of Pennies From Heaven, featuring dutch artists & writers like Blaudzun, Urban Dance Squad, Junkie XL, Caro Emerald, Claw Boys Claw and many more.


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