Why does architecture seem to be so present in Blixa’s music? From the south of Portugal, Mr. Bargeld tries to give answers to Arcada’s “little gentlemen” questions. What about the name of Bargeld’s band “Einstürzende Neubauten”? Understanding that Neubauten means “buildings after the second world war” and einstürzende is something like “collapsing”. The view of architecture from a musician and the portrait from early 80’s West Berlin in a way that nobody could do.
We talked about Einstürzende Neubauten’s economic strategy, managing to create an internet based model where they receive money directly from the fans to work and publish music without a record label behind.