PRESENTED BY: LEISURE AND PLEASURE booking agency
LEISURE AND PLEASURE is a joint venture between el borracho bookings and Folk Wisdom!
„hackedepicciotto“ are Alexander Hacke and Danielle de Picciotto.
Alexander Hacke is original member and the bass player of Einstürzende Neubauten. Danielle de Picciotto is the co-initiator of the Berlin Love Parade, a collaborator of the electronic Ocean Club & Monika Werkstatt project with
Gudrun Gut; former member of cult band Crime & The City Solution and Alexander’s partner in crime. She is also a visual artist.
hackedepicciotto glide across genres that take in cinematic drone, industrial, experimental and spoken word that shift between meditative sung harmonies with soundscapes to heavy drones and meteoric, vivacious symphonies comparable to a perfect mixture of OM, Suicide, Dead Can Dance, Low and Arvo Pärt.
hackedepicciotto have a long history of collaborations in their music (Mick Harvey, Lustmord, Eric Hubel (Glenn Branca Ensemble), The Tiger Lillies, Kid Congo, Julee Cruise).
The couple has released six albums, the last one “The Silver Threshold” was released by MUTE records. Their beautiful upcoming album “Keepsakes” (release September 2023 on MUTE) is a collection of midtempo pieces with a newly added touch of heavy jazz beats and is based on personal stories & remembrances.