Discover all the news about the festival, the artists and Rotterdam here. You can visit this radar for your daily dose of new songs, interesting articles and fun facts about the artists and everything around Motel Mozaique. Enjoy!
The new Altin Gün
Altin Gün releases their new song Yolcu just before the festival. On Saturday you will see Altin Gün closing the main hall in TR Schouwburg!
Georgia at DSCVR
New album of
It is New Music Friday and the last one befor MOMO19. Today finally the debut album of Fontaines D.C. has been released. Listen to Dogrel, check the interview with the band at The Daily Indie or the sessie at 3VOOR12.
Robin Kester’s preview
Robin Kester played at 3FM. With a number of Moss’ band members a good preview of her set at Motel Mozaique next week.
Bolle G and Rotterdam
New Panda Bear video
Also new is the video from Panda Bear. Watch the video Buoys here. Next week live at Motel.
New music from Amyl and the Sniffers
Amyl and the Sniffers released their new song Got You today. Listen to it on Spotify. 3voor12 interviewed them on SXSW. They spoke about sweat, King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard and Australia. Watch the video here!
New version of
“The Utrecht-based songwriter Robin Kester emerged last year with translated folk songs that remind you of Julia Jacklin and Sufjan Stevens in their serene minimalism. Less than half a year after the release of her EP Peel The Skin there is now a new version of the light electronic ‘Blossom’: the song was handled by indie veteran Marien Dorleijn, frontman of Moss. ” Read more on 3voor12 and listen to the song here!
Cocaine Piss’ new album
Amazingly, and I mean really amazingly loud. That is the new album from Cocaine Piss. Earlier they released their single Eat The Rich with a great video. And now the album. Listen to it here!
KÁRYYN’s new album
After a writing period of seven years KÁRYYN releases her album THE QUANTA SERIES. And hard work pays of. Listen to her album here.
Dance with Georgia
Georgia released a new song with video. And it is an absolute dancing tune. Watch it here!
at Boiler Room
Obongjayar visited Boiler Room London. He performed with a full band to create a fantastic energetic version of his new single Frens. Watch the video here!
black midi finally on Spotify!
Crow’s Perch is the title of a brand new track from the London post-punks black midi. The video comes with a warning for epileptics. So for them the Spotify version might be better.
Fontaines D.C. were visiting 3fm before the weekend. Watch the interview and session back. 3voor12 also had the opportunity to interview them during SXSW. It was about cocktails, poetry and Dublin. Check the video now!
New song Panda Bear
Noah Lennox a.k.a. Panda Bear has released a song with The Walkmen’s Paul Maroon. Panda Bear released his album Buoys early last month, but now there is the new song I Don’t Need A Crowd.
LP5 of Apparat
Apparat‘s long-awaited album has finally been released. The German musician brings electronic music together with instrumental pieces like the cello and percussion.
Nilufer Yanya is
“You cannot be Miss Universe because the universe is everyone,” Nilufer Yanya said. However, her new and first album comes in like a comet. Listen Miss Universe here.
The debut of
Connie Constance released her debut album English Rose today. Alfa Mist and Mura Masa, among others, have produced tracks on this album. Listen to it here!
in the radar of TDI
The Daily Indie weekly spends time to an artist who is on their radar. This week this is Skinny Pelembe. Read the article that TDI wrote about the psychedelic afro-soul of Pelembe and watch the video of his new track No Black, No Dogs, No Irish. A song that refers to the racial segregation signs from the 1960s, but especially to the racism that Pelembe experienced himself.
Many words of praise about multiple artists from the MOMO19 line-up. In the top 50 of 3voor12 Black Midi is rated on number 16 and Amyl and the Sniffers on number 5. Fontaines D.C. comes in at number 3. Paste Magazine also mentioned Say Sue Me as one of their favorite acts. Watch their live recording @ Paste SXSW here!
New music from Obongjayar
Obongjayar has released new music today. After having released the song Never Change in November 2018, he now shows us the song Frens. Listen to it here!
Sylvie in the Indie
Sylvie Kreusch has been interviewed by The Daily Indie. She talks about being the muse of Maarten Devoldere (from Balthazar), the beginning of her solo project and the various influences in her music. Read the Dutch article here and listen to her first single Seedy Tricks.
The first Drahla
The first single from Drahla has been released. Watch the video of Stimulus For Living now. And get ready for their debut album that will come out
on May 3.
Waste in the new Say Sue Me
View the sad and strong images from the new video of Say Sue Me. Check out At The End of The Road here!
YAK visited Paste Studio in New York. They played a number of songs from their new album Pursuit or Momentary Happiness. Watch the live recording now.
Oscar Jerome on the new record of Hidden Spheres
Oscar Jerome can be heard on the new track of Hidden Spheres. Oscar released his new song Misty Head / Sunny Street last month. And now there is more. Listen to the funky and groovy Words Can’t Explain here!
KOKOROKO released their first EP today. After a collaboration album with different artists from the jazzscene of London (We Out Here), they came out with new music today. Listen to the KOKOROKO EP here!
Amyl and the
Amyl and the Sniffers released a new song and video today. The new album of the band will be released on May 24th. We can not wait!
Watch the video here.
Fontaines D.C. has released a new video. Watch the video for Roy’s Tune here!
OOR magazine has written an article about Motel Mozaique Festival 2019. They write about Apparat, Cherry Glazerr, Tourist and Helado Negro. Read the nice words about these and many more MOMO19 artists in this article.
Georgia on BBC
Georgia is included in the BBC Radio 1 A List playlist. She shares this list with names such as Vampire Weekend, Dua Lipa and Foals.
Listen to the track and check the entire list here!
Say Sue Me has won the Best Modern Rock Album award at the Korean Music Awards. They also took first place for Best Modern Rock Song. Listen to Old Town and the album here!
Pom Poko celebrates their Birthday. The debut album of the band can now be listened to everywhere. Last week they released the single My Work Is Full of Art. Listen to that song and 11 more on their album. Check it out here!
Tears of Nilufer Yanya
Only one month and then the debut album of Nilufer Yanya will come out. Luckily she releases a single in the meantime! Listen to it here.
New single from
The new single from Helado Negro has been released. Watch the video of Running here! His new album This Is How You Smile will be released early next month.
Countdown with Apparat
Countdown together with Apparat for his album release in a unique way. Apparat gives a beautiful experience with musical teasers and attractive visual. Check it now on his website!
After releasing five singles, it is finally here: the album Everyday. Tourist calls it his reflection on family, mental health, love and loss.
Listen to it here.
In bath with
Watch the new video of audiobooks Friends In The Bathtub, because why not. To take a bath with friends.
Love Theme from Tourist
One more single from Tourist before releasing his album Everywhere on Friday. Listen to Love Theme.
Pom Pokos latest single
The last single before the release of Pom Poko‘s debut album has come out today. The album Birthday will be released on February 22nd. Now listen to the new single My Work Is Full of Art!
The Dandelions new video
A new clip called All I Ever has been released today. Watch the video here. The Dandelion also announced that the album is coming out soon!
De nieuwe single van
Tourist comes out with the new single Emily. His new album Everyday will be available from 15 February. Enjoy the new single now!
Panda Bears Buoys
The founder of Animal Collective, Noah Lennox, releases the album Buoys with his soloproject Panda Bear. Listen here how he plays with something that can only be described as psychedelic autotune. Read the interview The Daily Indie did about the album with Panda Bear here!
The new YAK
YAK came out with their new album Pursuit of Momentary Happiness today. After the success of their debut album (2016), the London trio now released this versatile album. Listen to the album now!
New sounds of
The members of Fontaines D.C. announced that their record Dogrel will be released on April 12th. To let us get even more excited for this release date, they released new music. Check it here.
RIMON at COLORS
A new video from the Colors Show has been released with our RIMON. She gives a sensual performance of dust. Watch the video here!
Swine Tax’ new single
Swine Tax released their new single Hold Your Own this week. In addition, the band has created a joint playlist with their favorite songs, listen to the single and the weekly updated playlist here!
Cherry Glazerr released their new record today. Listen to it now and on the Friday of the festival you can watch them live at Motel Mozaique!
Black Midi on the
Black Midi has signed with Rough Trade and has released a new single + 3 remixes. “Black Midi are less interested in proving themselves the future of indie rock than in imagining indie rock from the future” says Pitchfork. Watch the video here.
New video of
New single Nilüfer Yanya
Altin Gün celebrates with TivoliVredenburg
Last weekend, TivoliVredenburg celebrated its fifth anniversary. She did this with festival Footprints. Names like: Khruangbin, Jungle By Night, Baloji and Ezra Collective came to help to build a party. Altin Gün was also there. The Daily Indie wrote the following:
“Bij Altın Gün loop je niet zo makkelijk na een paar nummers weg want de band pakt je gewoon al vanaf de eerste seconde helemaal in. Wat is het comfortabel.” -The Daily Indie
Check them at the Saturday at Motel Mozaique in Rotterdam!
Surrender yourself with Bendik Giske
Bendik Giske released his new album Surrender. The album is inspired by a night out in the club of the Berghain in Berlin. “I resisted-I felt like everyone was an idiot,” he starts. “At some point, I started embracing this culture, and I realized that this is where I wanted to be in this universe. The space really creates a parallel universe that takes you into you but once you surrender yourself to it, you experience yourself in a way that feels more true. ”
Listen to the entire album here!
New single of Apparat
Apparat made his fans happy last week with his new single ‘DAWAN’. In addition, he also announced that his long-awaited album ‘LP5’ will be released on 22 March. Listen to the new single here!