LORDS by ISAAC VACUUM In 2016 the band around Touch Guitar player Stefan Huth named ISAAC VACUUM , managed the balancing act between energetic live concerts (with established acts like “the Intersphere”, “The Hirsch Effekt”  and “Port Noir” amongst others) and  recording their first full length album on their own stream. After the self-titled EP in 2015 they now present their first full length album “LORDS” with  about 70 minutes […]


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The Stone House (24bit​-​88​.​2kHz) by Wingfield Reuter Stavi Sirkis In early 2016 Markus Reuter was invited to a session at casa Murada Studio in Spain. One year later “THE STONEHOUSE” is finally released. The album features two of today’s most original, ingenious and decidedly “risk taking” electric guitar proponents, easily among the instrument’s most vital new voices: the UK’s Mark Wingfield (Jane Chapman; solo artist, and; one half of the […]


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FACE is the latest release from drummer and percussionist Pat Mastelotto (King Crimson, Stick Men, Mr. Mister) and touch guitarist Markus Reuter (Stick Men, Crimson ProjeKct, Tuner).  Buy it here:     Housed in an provocatively surreal cover featuring artwork by Tool’s Adam Jones, FACE consists of just one 35 minute-long track FACE presents a musical travelogue rich in detail and panoramic in scope and scale, filled with contrasting scenes, […]


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Prog Noir by Stick Men With riveting performances by the modern prog-rock legends Stick Men – Tony Levin, Markus Reuter and Pat Mastelotto – , “Prog Noir” is ambitious, achieving and immediately essential. Cinematic themes, towering grooves and intricate arrangements are all on tap, and shower down in abundance. Proving conclusively that the whole is indeed greater than the sum of its parts, this herculean effort exceeds any perceived limitations […]


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GL5 by glistening leotard released April 16, 2016 All songs written and performed by glistening leotard in 2015 jessica näser: vocals andrej henze: guitar ralf gemein: guitar chris herb: touch guitar arthur krol: drums guest performances: violin on restless: leonie ziegner saxophone on green: klaus theißen additional touch guitar on skittish: matt tate synthesizer on skittish: alexander dowerk and chris herb drums recorded by alex werth at studio debussy in […]


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This album is the companion to DiM13NSiON’s (pronounced Dimension Thirteen) Imagur, their first album. Both released in the same year, the duo planned those 2 albums together. They are linked in many ways but are mirrors to each other, Imagur and Rugami. Rugami by DiM13NSiON Where Imagur was dark and contemplating human machinery and our effect on the world, Rugami is lighter in tones, more positive and contemplative. It represents […]


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Technically sophisticated progressive-rock meets a heavy, sludgy and organic sound, which is – due to a focus on catchy harmony-vocals – still plausible despite dark complexity. Please follow and like us:


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MÖBIUS – that’s Volker Schuhmacher (E-Guitar + Synths), Michael Koch (U-10 Touchguitar) & Andreas Fuchs (Drums). The bands current release ANGRIFF DER VINTAGEIANER (Attack of the Vintage People) is about the past, the present and a possible future of musical life – a kind of audio drama with a lot of music inside and surely a fine portion of humor. It tells the story of the Spaceship MÖBIUS featuring the […]


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After only 4 months of playing together, DiM13NSiON (pronounced Dimension Thirteen) decided to put out a record of their first experimentation. Please follow and like us:


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releases 01 April 2015 | Blast Unicorn is the joint project of touch guitarist Alexander Paul Dowerk and electronic musician Tobias Reber. Please follow and like us:


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released 01 April 2015 | A themed compilation of tracks culled from the wider iapetus portfolio. All titles prominently feature Touch Guitars® instruments: touchguitars.com Please follow and like us:


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released 01 February 2015 | ‘Oktan’ marks the second solo release by Chris Herb, with a deeper exploration in working with a physical instrument–an 8 string touch guitar–in creating essentially electronic dance music. Please follow and like us:


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SMN1412 | released 21 October 2014 | To wrap up the first 5 years of the band’s existence, Stick Men release a special 2-disc “Anthology” that covers the ‘best of’ the existing release, plus a whole new disc of their totally unique style of experimental rock improv. Please follow and like us:


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