GUDRUN GUT

live   -   monika enterprise, moabit musik / berlin, germany

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Gudrun Gut’s story spans many years, scenes, and sounds, from the “ingenious dilettantes” subculture of early 1980’s Berlin as part of Mania D, Einstürzende Neubauten, and Malaria! to her twilit industrial pop trio Matador into an expansive solo catalog of later work scoring films, videos, and radio plays. Her talents extend beyond musician, however, to include founding record labels (the influential imprints Moabit Musik and Monika Enterprise), club nights (progressive electronic pop collective Oceanclub), and experimental feminist collaborations (Monika Werkstatt). Gut also works extensively in the technical sector of the recording industry, as a producer. Recent projects have included collaborations with Antye Greie (AGF) and Hans-Joachim Irmler of Faust, participating on the advisory committee for Musicboard Berlin, and performing at The Royal Albert Hall with Âme as part of an Innervisions label night.

Interview with Gudrun Gut on "Mania D" @ Electronic Beats
electronicbeats.net/en/features/conversations/gudrun-gut


Gudrun Gut​ talks about Berlin from late 1970ies until today, about the day when she became a feminist and declares what she needs to start a track





Upcoming release :

Gudrun Gut - MOMENT - monika93, LP/CD/DG
More info: m-enterprise.de/m93_info_EN


German electronic originator Gudrun Gut’s latest solo collection distills a lifetime of persuasions and obsessions into a compelling 14-track statement: Moment. Stark, somber, sultry, and clever, the sides slide between ballad and lament, synth-pop and spoken word, anthemic and abstract. Gut’s background as a key figure in Berlin’s first-wave industrial uprising still casts an aura in the music’s mechanized rhythms and frozen emotional palette but decades of improvisation and collaboration have deepened her sense of composition and melody beyond any easy genre categorization. 

 If anything Moment finds Gut’s muse at its most enigmatic, threading shades of motorik hypnosis, technoid laboratory, coldwave pop, glitchy gauze, and even a gender-bent Bowie cover (“Boys Keep Swinging”) into its eclectic web. It also showcases the depth and detail of her voice, reserved but suggestive, intoning blunt truths and opaque poetry in both German and English. This is music of history and heartache, modernity and desire, alienation and expression, by a singular creative committed to the complexities of sound. (Britt Brown)

Release Date: Dec 7th, 2018
Ready for touring in 2019!




Recent :

Celebrating 20 Years of Monika Enterprise

MONIKA WERKSTATT / MONIKA90 DoLP /CD/DL

Studiosession with : Sonae - Danielle de Picciotto - Lucrecia Dalt - Gudrun Gut - Natalie Beridze - Islaja - Barbara Morgenstern - Pilocka Krach - Beate Bartel - AGF

Listening :
monika-enterprise.de/monika-werkstatt






Current projects:

MONIKA WERKSTATT
monika workshop is focussing on the works of female artists, related to Gudrun Gut's label monika enterprise. Each event will start with a discussion and then present new solo concerts of the involved artists (3 - 4 per night).
monika workshop has been supported in 2015 by Musicboard and Berlin Chancellery Cultural Affairs
More info at
monika-enterprise.de

GUT & IRMLER
If two such esteemed musicians as Jochen Irmler and Gudrun Gut not only declare their mutual trust, but also live it out within the framework of a co-production the result is per se relevant, because it is a historical document. That it also sounds so incredibly inspired, of course, is a result of these coordinates, but by no meansself-evident.
Festival appearances at: NRML Mexico City, Frameworks Festival, Sajeta Festival in Slovenia....
More info at :
bureau-b.com/gutundirmler
Gudrun Gut and Hans-Joachim Irmler on Electronic Beats :
www.electronicbeats.net/en/video/video-premieres/eb-video-premiere-gut-und-irmler-fruh/




Links :

WWW.GUDRUNGUT.COM
WWW.MONIKA-ENTERPRISE.DE
WWW.FACEBOOK.COM/GGUT


Gudrun Gut booking contact : MO[AT]MEDIA-LOCA.COM

GUDRUN GUT
© Mara von Kummer

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