Music from Germany – Michael Mayer

Michael Mayer is a german electronic music producer. In 2012, he released his second album ‘Mantasy’. Here’s his awesome song “Good Times”:

Music from Germany – Heinrich Heine & Friedrich Silcher

Heinrich Heine, born in 1797 was a german poet. Friedrich Silcher, born in 1789, was a german composer, best known for his Lieder. Listen to “Die Lorelei”; text by H.Heine, music by F. Silcher, and voice by Peter Seiffert:

Music from Germany – Ego vs. Emo

Ego vs. Emo – what a great title for an electronic music group!! They are a rising Electro-Klezmer duo from Göttingen, Germany. I think as a fan of World Music and electronical beats, this is exactly what we need!

“Mixing electronical beats with some klezmer and balkan beats makes their music incredible unique and good!”

Listen to their absolutely awesome good piece “Nr.10“, really one of the best things I listened to this year.

Music from Germany – Klaus Weiland

Klaus Weiland, born in 1947, is a german folk guitarist and singer-songwriter.  Here’s probably the most popular fingerstyle piece in Germany, “Das Loch in der Banane”:

Music from Germany- Hannes Wader

Hannes Wader, born in 1943, is a german musician from Bielefeld. He’s known as one of the greatest singer-songwriters, called “Liedermacher” in Germany. Here’s his song: “Heute hier morgen dort”: