On this day in 2016, this post was one of my first on sesner.com – albeit in German. For the anniversary of Gaye’s death day on April 1st (and birthday on the 2nd) here’s an English version, with the film about his two year stay on the Belgian coast still available.
Continue reading “Marvin Gaye in Ostend”
While researching tunes for our Riddim Box Radio show, I stumbled upon this early Warp Records classic: Tricky Disco. A funny piece of music that doesn’t get enough recognition.
Continue reading “This is Tricky Disco”
Riddim Box is going on air! Our new monthly format on the Cologne web radio station 674FM is all about what has moved our crew since the very beginning: Bass Music!
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After a little dramatic pause my PRAISE crew is back with another printed volume – and I feel blessed to have added my share to No. 11 of the sneakers and streetwear magazine!
Continue reading “Praise Mag No. 11 is out now!”
Before 2018 comes to an end, the Riddim Box gang will smash a few christmas balls at the Roxy – with the most smashing UK bass sounds from the past, present and future! Ho! Ho!
Continue reading “Riddim Box: The X-mas Sesh”
I have recently been reunited with an old favorite: The classic Adidas Marathon TR in a white and silver guise. Felt moved enough to take some pics and write a post about it.
Continue reading “Love Will TR Us Apart”
When Bobbito Garcia came to Düsseldorf to present his autobiographical film Rock Rubber 45s, I managed to ask him a few questions for the Praise mag. Here’s the English version.
Continue reading “A Chat with Bobbito Garcia”
That massive summer of 2018 is slowly coming to an end – to wave a last sweaty goodbye, I have compiled one hot cassette side full of recent personal bittersweet summer favorites.
Continue reading “Summer’s Almost Gone Mix”
A little piece about old sports shoes: For Praise I have compiled a feature about ten interesting sneaker models from twenty years ago – some forgotten, some back for good.
Continue reading “10 Sneakers from 1998”
At “The Cleaner”, the Marina Abramović retrospective which just ended in Bonn, I was deeply impressed by the work with her former partner Ulay. A few lines on love and art.
Continue reading “The Love of Abramović”