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barefoot etc.'s debut album The List of Shortcomings is now out via Bandcamp for free streaming and download (donations welcome):

The second track off the upcoming album "The List of Shortcomings" (to be released this Friday) has just been released on Soundcloud. Check out Dancing in the Rain there or below:

Songs From A Losing Streak

barefoot etc.'s debut album The List of Shortcomings will finally see the light of day on November 25. Recorded over the course of 2016, it comprises a collection of twelve songs, including long-standing favorites such as "Dancing in the Rain," "Stolen Groans (Too Little, Too Late)" and "The Nomad."

The album will be released physically as a CD and digitally via bandcamp.

The first taste of the album was released today: Check out Anything Goes Unless It Does Not on Soundcloud or below!

Next Monday, I'll be playing at a benefit event against nationalism at New Yorck, Berlin.

planetary urbanites have released an electronic remix of "Song From A Losing Streak," aptly titled "Song From An Electronic Streak," on Soundcloud today. Check it out!
The original song appeared on the near-eponymous EP this spring.

Show in full daylight! Next Monday (April 25), I will play in support of the Jugend gegen Rassismus (Youth Against Racism) campus tour at Free University, Berlin (starting in front of the main dining hall, 11:30 am).

barefoot etc.'s debut EP Songs From A Losing Streak is out now on Vicuña Wails Records! The EP is available as a CD for EUR 6 or in various digital formats, which can be downloaded for free (if you leave your e-mail address) or in exchange for a donation. Lyrics are available as part of the physical & digital artwork as well as in the lyrics section. You can also stream the EP for free:

Songs From A Losing Streak Winter being officially over in the Northern hemisphere, barefoot etc. is finally ready to announce the release of its debut EP titled "Songs From A Losing Streak" on April 14, 2016 via bandcamp. The quasi-title track, "Song From A Losing Streak," is available for pre-listening and as a free download via Soundcloud now.

The EP, atmospherically more suited for the darker seasons in urban environments, combines a number of songs previously performed on stage with yet-unheard material.

The track list reads as follows:
1. Song From A Losing Streak (listen below)
2. Headphone Years
3. Malaise
4. Dominoes
5. So It Goes
6. Blocking Traffic Down Memory Lane

barefoot etc. wishes everybody a pleasant listening experience.

Happy to announce an upcoming gig at Hangar Friedrichshain, Berlin on December 10 with special guests (to be announced shortly)! Doors 8 pm, vegan food will be served in return for donations. Show starts at 9.
(The location is Markgrafendamm 14/15; this is NOT "Hangar 49". Enter through the inconspicuous door in the wall underneath the big billboards and find your way around the back.)
Edit: Very special guests for the evening are once more Holta di Polta!

Everything going 2.0 today. The new 4-track demo compilation Facts On The Ground 2015 is now available via Soundcloud & this website officially relaunched - now featuring lyrics as well as promotional photos.

Facts On The Ground 2015 demo compilation

Happy to finally announce the upcoming gig with the newly dubbed Holta di Polta:
gig at Lagari, Neukölln, Pflügerstr. 19, July 15, 2015 at 8 pm

All five tracks from the Kulturwelle radio session are now available for streaming & download (see Music). Plus: Gig at Linienstr. 206 next Tuesday (June 9), 7:30 pm!

Radio! I'm going to be featured as a musical guest on the next episode of Kulturwelle, which was taped today with a live in-studio performance of a couple of my songs. Broadcast on Pi Radio (88.4 in Berlin/90.7 in Potsdam) next Wednesday (May 13), 8:30 pm CET (streams available at The full show and all songs will be available afterwards at the Kulturwelle website.

New tracks online. Lo-fi as ever. See Music.

I'll be playing two rehearsal space gigs next week - Wednesday & Thursday (April 15 & 16), 9 pm at Rockhaus in Lichtenberg. Please contact me regarding instructions on how to get in...

After a longer period of silence, I'll be playing at Walther Bar [Wrangelstr. 83, Kreuzberg] on Thursday, December 11. It will be a rather long set starting at 9 p.m. I'd be happy to see you there!

I've been asked to populate the open stage at the Berlin Technical University's summer party tomorrow and will gladly oblige. Stage time around 4:30 p.m.

I was there, too. I lived through these years. The figures were on your side. The mirror was on mine.

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