Wader brings together Baltic and Nordic subcultural scenes.


    Review: 5loops – 2013LP (Superbandiit Records, 2013)

    Superbandiit Records, 2013

    I have a pretty vague recollection of my first visit to an MC-battle in Von Krahl, but what I do remember is the sad and comical confession by Tartu MC s'Poom that one should not smoke a too big of a spliff before a battle. What's left of this nightmare now is but a foggy moment in history, for me as well as for the then rather unknown MC.

    Review: Prince Rama ‒ Top 10 Hits of the End of the World (As Channeled by Prince Rama) (Paw Tracks, 2012)

    Paw Tracks, 2012

    Prince Rama – a duo of Krishna sisters from Brooklyn – already caught my ear on this year's Schilling festival sampler; I didn't make it to the festival itself though. I’ll hear of them again, I thought – in hope rather than faith, as they could just as well sunk into oblivion as thousands of oddball newcomers before them.