Out now: Alphawezen - Smile (Mole Listening Pearls)

Life — a moment — smile. Alphawezen are Asu Yalcindag and Ernst Wawra from Aix-la-Chapelle and Düsseldorf, Germany. They met 1999 and worked on three albums so far. The 2CD Snow/Glow” with remixes for example by Nightmares on Wax and The Timewriter was released in autumn 2009. The fourth album is planned for 2012.

Chris Zippel wrote with the Pet Shop Boys & German band “Ich und Ich”, and remixed tracks from artists like Robbie Williams, Schiller and Snap!. With his very own project ‚Genuine’, he launched the Nu Ambient Scene. Former Berliner Chris Zippel has now occupied his own sweet-sounding enviroment on the island of Ibiza, where he is developing together with Alphawezen new Sounds and Tracks.

Pending the release of their fourth album to date in 2012, Alphawezen are back, after a two-year break, with a new single entitled “Smile”, co-produced by Chris Zippel. “Smile” interweaves soft, melancholy strains into the fabric of summer sprightliness. A song about the gentle sense of the sleeting nature of all things, which leaves us no choice but, with a bittersweet smile on our lips, to plunge headlong into life…