ELECTRONIC MUSIC

NEWS

"Oscillopsea" is out! on Where To Now? Records

Mer agitée was released in 2015 on tape and digital on Hylé Tapes

ABOUT

Kritzkom is the solo project of Marine Drouan, musician and graphic designer, from Nantes (France) living in Berlin. She produces and play live electronic music with an assortment of machines interacting together. Her career as musician, DJ and producer started in 2002 in France where she studied graphic design. In 2008 she decided to move to Berlin to be more focused on her music. She worked the last ten years on several projects with releases on different labels like Where To Now? Records, Hylé Tapes, Samplefreunde, Martialfunk...

She composed the soundtrack of the short movie "Bien Joué" from Edith Caron. Currently she works on two band projects (Anna Otto and Miko), both are collaborations with other musicians like Sonja Cvitkovic and Kaltès from Berlin. Her first Album "North In Progress" and the EPs "Mer Agitée" and "Oscillopsea" completes her extaordinary cosmos of music.

She is part of female:pressure with who she took part of the organization of the festival Perspectives, aiming to increase the visibility of women in electronic music. And since then does the “Female Frequencies” radio show on Reboot FM with Aschka and Rona Geffen.

LISTEN

Machine live set

Tracks

Dj set

GIGS & NEWS

27 MAY 2016 - LIVE at NOISE KITCHEN SYNTH MEETING 2 - Brno - Czech Republic

previous

15 OCT 2015 - sound installation (with Romain Frequency) - Turn Around Berghain - Berghain - Berlin

30 AUG > 06 SEPT - Art Residency - Hai Art - Hailuoto, Finland

27 JUN 2015 - LIVE - INDEFinitely at M-BIA - Berlin

24 JAN 2014 - dj set - Acud Macht Neu - Berlin

15 NOV 2014 - live with Kontakt Sappho Kantine Berghain - Berlin

24 OCT 2014 - live (with ANNA OTTO) - Tresor - Berlin

25 OCT 2014 - live at Music Tech Fest - Berlin

more gigs

GALLERY

RELEASES

SOLO

2016: Kritzkom - Oscillopsea - Where To Now? (tape + digital)

2015: Kritzkom - Mer Agitée - Hylé Tapes (tape + digital)

north in progress 2012: Kritzkom - North In Progress - Samplefreunde (digital) SAFR 024

iskvika EP martialfunk nantes 2010: Kritzkom - Iskvika EP on Martialfunk. (digital) MF 025

COMPILATIONS

seagrave2015: Seagrave "This Few Bones" / track "Circadien"

circe2015: CIRCE :The Black Cut: project / 2 tracks

reveller2015: Female Pressure Revellers Comp1 / track "Huit"

ich bin ein berliner 2011: Ich bin ein berliner #1 / Kemijärvi

WITH OTHER PROJECTS

Miko gelee 2015: Miko - Gelée

kontakt sappho and miko 2014: Kontakt Sappho & Miko - Kontakt Sappho

mother festival tape 2011: Sonja Cvitkovic + Kritzkom "german playback" on Mother's Cassette.

comfortzone EP stereonucleose 2009: Stereonucleose - 12" Split EP with Alloy Alloy on Comfortzone

dvd 10 years female pressure 2008: Stereonucleose - "On the floor" on the DVD Female:Pressure

PRESS

A few articles:

Kaltblut Magazine (Mer Agitée EP and Noir Video) Oct 2015 (en)

TAZ Blog (Turn Around installation) Oct 2015 (en)

WMN april 2014 (fr+en)

Noisey (de) 2013

Radioquintessenz (de) sept 2010

Tendence F&Y (fr) 2010

Groove (de) - may 2010

PLAYED AT

Berghain (installation) Berlin - 2015 / Acud Berlin 2015 - Music Tech Festival 2014 - Tresor Berlin 2014 (with Anna Otto) / Schwuz Berlin 2014 / Perspectives Festival - About:blank - Berlin 2013 / DAB - London - UK / Bruxelles 2013 / Wake Up Call - Istambul - Turkey 2013 / Urban Spree (Berlin 2013) / MOTHER FESTIVAL (Berlin edition- 2011) / LFSM (Les Femmes S'en Mêlent), Berlin Edition 2011/ Berghain Kantine (Berlin - Germany) / Mikz (Berlin - Germany) / About:Blank / Chez Jacki (Berlin - Allemagne) / .HBC (Berlin - Germany) - Live / Westgermany (Berlin - Germany) / Festsaal Kreuzberg (Berlin - Germany) / Barbie Deinhoff (Berlin - Germany) / Les Souffleurs (Paris - France) / Le Troisième Lieu (Paris - France) - Live / L'Etna (Paris - France) / Roter Krebs (Linz - Austria) / Rhiz (Vienna - Austria) / Elektro Goenner (Vienna - Austria) / COX18 (Milan - Italy) / White House (Bucharest - Romania) - Live / Project (Bucharest - Romania)...

PLAYED WITH

Electric Indigo - Borusiade - Dasha Rush - Gudrun Gut - Kaltès - Myako - Borusiade - Dandy Jack - Sonja Moonar - Chra - Acid Maria - Miss Sunshine - Viktoria Rebeka - Tatiana Sanches - Zachov - The Model - Clone Kent - Fedor K - Mlle Caro - Rroxymore - Electrosexual - Dat Politics - Mary Velo

COLLABORATIONS

I am part of female:pressure with who i took part of the organization of the festival Perspectives, aiming to increase the visibility of women in electronic music.

Aschka, Rona Geffen & I, present the radio show "Female Frequencies" on Reboot FM

Also part of the bands Anna Otto and Miko. Collaborated with Romain Frequency (Electrosexual) on an installation. And in the past, Stereonucleose.

SUPPORT

Supported by Your Mom Agency

You can hear some of my tracks on PWFM webradio

CONTACT

Booking for a live or dj set: booking /at/ kritzkom.com

or for anything else: info /at/ kritzkom.com

Here is where you can find more music:

Soundcloud, Mixcloud, Bandcamp. And keep in touch with my Facebook or Twitter.

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