Playfully mixing and deconstructing various genres to create its own sonic world, the seminal band hasn’t stopped changing shape and form throughout its existence (the only permanent member being its initiator, Crammed Discs boss Marc Hollander). Aksak Maboul now revolves around Hollander & Véronique Vincent.  ...

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Aksak Maboul "Un peu de l'âme des bandits"


Deluxe vinyl reissue for the first-ever Crammed release

Aksak Maboul 'Revue' show in London


Feat. Laetitia Sadier, Aquaserge & Jaakko Eino Kalevi, this Saturday!

Aksak Maboul 'Revue'


Special shows feat. Laetitia Sadier, Aquaserge & Jaakko Eino Kalevi

Crammed's Autumn Releases Announced!


"Blue Velvet Revisited" (Tuxedomoon/Cult With No Name), Maïa Vidal album, Amatorski single, Tuxedomoon 10-LP vinyl box, vinyl reissues of Aksak Maboul, Honeymoon Killers

"Chez les Aborigènes", the first single off "Ex-Futur Album"...


... the avant-pop opus from 1980-83 by Véronique Vincent & Aksak Maboul

Soon out: "Ex-Futur Album" by Veronique Vincent & Aksak Maboul


At the extreme pop end of Aksak Maboul's broad musical spectrum, an album will soon be coming out with a slight delay of… 30 years!

AKSAK MABOUL ANNOUNCE THEIR NEW ALBUM WITH A HYPNOTIC VIDEO AND SINGLE


"Tout a une fin / Blaue Bleistift” - the 2-track single heralds the release of Aksak Maboul's new double LP 'Figures' (out May 15, 2020), which will be the legendary experimental pop band’s first real new album in decades. These two tracks are reworks, which won’t appear as such on the album. Tout a une fin (short version) (‘Everything ends’) A tight 3-minute track including a song part (in which Véronique Vincent’s voice performs sinuous variations around the words in the title) and a section featuring electronic, rock and orchestral instrumentation rising to a wild, crescendo finale. Blaue Bleistift Unveiling some of the more electronic and experimental aspects of the new LP, with its criss-crossing keyboard lines and sound collages. Kind of a mysterious, ambient cousin of Aksak Maboul’s Saure Gurke? Tout a une fin also comes out on Feb 26 in the shape of a dizzying music video directed by young animator/collagist Yoann Stehr (whose recent work includes short films for fashion designer Paul Smith). Just like the Figures album, this single was written and produced by Marc Hollander & Véronique Vincent (respectively founder of Aksak Maboul & Crammed Discs, and former vocalist with The Honeymoon Killers).

Live Dates

17/04/2020
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Brussels
18/04/2020
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Brussels
07/05/2020
BE
Gent
Democrazy
08/05/2020
BE
Antwerpen
Het Bos
14/05/2020
FR
Paris
15/05/2020
FR
Lyon
16/05/2020
FR
Dijon
MV festival
17/05/2020
CH
Lausanne
Le Bourg
03/06/2020
FR
Tourcoing
Le grand mix
03/06/2020
FR
Metz
Les trinitaires
26/08/2020
DE
Berlin
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