Joke Lanz


Joke Lanz was born in Basel in 1965 and now lives in Berlin. He is a pioneer of the electronic Independent scene and crossover artist whose work spans improvised and experimental music, noise and turntablism, performance art and musique concrète.In addition to theatre and film music, radio works, installations, paintings and collages, there are two constants in his work: Turntablism – making music by manipulating vinyl records – and his longtime action project Sudden Infant which morphed into a trio in 2014 after 25 years as a one-man operation. He collaborated a.o. with: Shelley Hirsch, Peter Kowald, Christian Marclay, Audrey Chen, Astro, Z’EV, Sophie Agnel, Ken Vandermark, Lasse Marhaug, Mette Rasmussen, Rudolf, Strotter Inst., Christian Weber, Charlotte Hug, Mat Pogo, Ute Wassermann, DJ Olive, dieb13, eRikM, Martin Tétreault, Eklekto Ensemble Geneva, Alexandre Babel, Christian Wolfarth, Kazuhisa Uchihashi, Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra, GX Jupitter-Larsen, The New Blockaders.


Artist's activities

Vasiliki Tsagkari, Jalalu Kalvert-Nelson (picture by Yann Staffelbach)
Talk, Concert / Performance, Event in Biel/Bienne
September 10 & 11 2022, Terrain-Gurzelen, Biel/Bienne
Joke Lanz (picture by Cristina Marx)
Workshop, Event in Biel/Bienne
September 9 2022, BIel/Bienne: “The Art of Noise”
Šalter Ensemble Ljubljana 2019 (picture by Marcandrea)
Concert / Performance, Event in Biel/Bienne, Tour
Bruit’s activities from 2017 to 2019
Intervention #2 Screenshot
Concert / Performance, Event in Biel/Bienne, Tour
Bruit’s activities from 2014 to 2016

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