Michael Rüsenberg

Michael Rüsenberg, born 1948, has done jazzradio since 1972 and does it to this very day. He has published books on the sociology of music and received an award for his first tv-documentary in 1989. In the mid nineties he somehow changed position at the microphone and turned to soundart, as well as journalist and as artist. His first releases (on Lisbon, Madrid and La Palma) were very much in the soundscape tradition, later on he opend up stylistically and especially alongside the videos of Peter Hölscher entered the camp of drone aesthetics.