Riddim Box: The X-mas Sesh

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!

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Love Will TR Us Apart

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.

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A Chat with Bobbito Garcia

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.

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Summer’s Almost Gone Mix

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.

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10 Sneakers from 1998

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.

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The Love of Abramović

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.

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Sneakers – The Book

Ever since I discovered the book “Sneakers” I wanted to talk to its authors. My interview with Howie Kahn is now online at PRAISE magazine – and here’s the English version!

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Another Round of Shoe Talk

With each issue of PRAISE, another video round-table of “The Sneakers Society” is shot. Seven people drink, smoke and chat about shoes. For this one I had a seat at the table.

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Praise Mag No. 10 is out now!

Today marks the release of the last of three issues of PRAISE that I supervised as chief editor. And this number 10 has pretty much become the mag I always wanted to make.

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