New Song


Dear all! We just released our new song ‘Ship’. It´s the titletrack of a 10“ which will be released via Morr Music in conjunction with Alien Transistor on 21st of August! It features Saya from Tenniscoats / テニスコーツ Here you can listen & preorder vinyl already at our webshop or

Cover-photo by Lieko Shiga, design Julia Guther.

And please: don´t miss our show at Tanzbrunnen, Cologne on Aug 8th.
Get your Ticket: here

some tourdates…

Some Tourdates:

Nov 13, 2019MKSkopjeMKCTickets
Nov 18, 2019ITRivoliCircolo della musicaTickets
Nov 19, 2019ITRomeSpazio DiamanteTickets
Nov 20, 2019ITRomeSpazio DiamanteTickets
Nov 21, 2019ITNapoliCasa della MusicaTickets
Nov 22, 2019ITPisaCinema LumiereTickets
Nov 23, 2019CHLuzernNeubadTickets

Alien Disko #2

Vanishing Twin 2_preview









Alien Disko returns to Munich’s Kammerspiele for 2nd installment ++ Two-day festival curated by The Notwist

on December 15 & 16, 2017


December, 15:

  • Shabazz Palaces
  • Amiina
  • Ms. John Soda
  • Hinosch
  • Sculpture
  • Sauna Youth

December, 16:

  • Konono N°1
  • The Notwist
  • Vanishing Twin
  • Sam Amidon
  • Colleen
  • Spirit Fest

more to come….

get tickets here!


Our forthcoming tourdates:

Jun 23, 2017GERUlmUlmer ZeltTICKETS
Jun 24, 2017GERAachenZinkhütter HofSOLD OUT
Jul 21, 2017AUTFeldkirchPoolbar FestivalTICKETS
Jul 22, 2017GEREltvilleHeimspiel KnyphausenSOLD OUT
Aug 2, 2017GERJenaKulturarenaTICKETS
Aug 3, 2017GERKasselKulturzeltTICKETS
Aug 4, 2017GERLuhmuhlenA Summer`s TaleTICKETS
Aug 5, 2017BELGenkAFF FestivalFREE
Aug 6, 2017GERBad WinsheimWeinturm Open AirTICKETS
Aug 25, 2017GERStorkowAlinae Lumr FestivalTICKETS
Oct 5, 2017ROUBucharestControl Club

Alien Disko

Dear all we´re excited to announce the “Alien Disko” – a festival curated by yours truly in conjunction with Münchner Kammerspiele & CLUBZWEI on

December 2nd and 3rd

Looking forward to welcome the following artists ( more to come)
Carla dal FornoThe Comet is ComingDawn of Midi, Hyperculte,
Jam Money (Spillage Fete Records), Joanna GruesomeMimiCofLeRoyMelt-BananaThe Notwist, SACRED PAWSSun Ra Arkestra(Directed By Marshall Allen), Tenniscoats / テニスコーツ + Guests Alien-Disko-Soundclash mit1115Le Millipede joasihno gutfeeling records-Disko mit: g.rag Patcheko Allstars, Hochzeitskapelle u.v.a.

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Superheroes, Ghostvillains + Stuff

We got asked so often to record one of our shows and finally we did it!
“Superheroes, Ghostvillains + Stuff” features 16 tracks and was recorded on Dec. 16, 2015 on the second of three wonderful nights at the fabulous UT Connewitz in Leipzig.
The album will be available Oct. 14th as a digital only release in North America from Sub Pop Records and in Europe on 2xCD/3xLP/DL through Alien Transistor. Also we´ll have a limited edition of 300 copies coming in colored vinyl!
Check out the live version, “Pick Up the Phone,” now via FLOOD Magazine.

Tour dates are scheduled as well:

Nov. 05 – Weissenhaeuser Strand, DE - Rolling Stone Weekender
Nov. 06 – Berlin, DE - Lido Berlin w/ Protein - SOLD OUT
Dec. 12 – Düsseldorf, DE - Zakk Düsseldorf Tickets
Dec 13 – Luxembourg, LX - den Atelier Tickets
Feb. 02 – Zurich, CH - Rote Fabrik Tickets
Feb. 12 – Berlin, DE - Astra Tickets
Feb. 13 – Leipzig, DE - Conne Island Tickets
Feb. 14 – Hamburg, DE - Grosse Freiheit 36 Tickets
Feb. 15 – Amsterdam, NL - Paradiso Amsterdam Tickets
Feb. 16 – Gent, BE - Kunstencentrum Vooruit Tickets
Feb. 18- Reutlingen, DE - Kulturzentrum franz.K Reutlingen Tickets
Feb. 19 – Frankfurt, DE - Batschkapp Frankfurt Tickets



the Notwist Summer Dates 2016

We are going to play some festivals this summer!

Jun 16, 2016CHLuzernB-Sides FestivalTickets
Jul 16, 2016BHerk-de-StadRock HerkTickets
Jul 23, 2016ITVastoSiren FestivalTickets
Jul 29, 2016DWürzburgHafensommerTickets
Jul 30, 2016DElend bei SorgeRocken am BrockenTickets

the Notwist in Munich

Alien Disco!

We are very happy to announce the invitation of two of our currently most favoured bands/musicians for our 2 shows at Alte Kongresshalle, Munich on March 26th and 27th!!

The wonderful Virginia Wing from London will join us on March 26th and equally incredible Gold Panda on March 27th.

We are looking forward to these 2 psychedelic + stellar evenings.

Further, there will be our good friend Señor Burns with two specially designed and screenprinted posters, the Alien transistor DJays, the Lift It Up Soundsystem (spinning 78er shellacs, feat. screaming`flo freund & G.Rag), lots of records, and even more…


March 26th

March 27th


Something has landed next to our mailbox…

Stay tuned on this channel!


the Notwist live at Pitchfork Festival Paris on October 30th 2014