The Notwist Mellow Out, Still German

Anyone familiar with early-career shredders like Nook and 12 may have been slightly shocked when the Notwist — Germany’s Radiohead? — moved toward more electronic landscapes on 1998’s Shrink and 2002’s Neon Golden. But, that’s the plus side to being a band on the fringe: You can change your sound whenever it


The Notwist, The Devil, You + Me (Domino Records, 2008)

Listen: “Boneless”
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Anyone familiar with early-career shredders like Nook and 12 may have been slightly shocked when the Notwist — Germany’s Radiohead? — moved toward more electronic landscapes on 1998’s Shrink and 2002’s Neon Golden. But, that’s the plus side to being a band on the fringe: You can change your sound whenever it Continue reading “The Notwist Mellow Out, Still German”