Marvellous melodies and dissonant harmonies alternate. Very often their driving grooves move across broken measures. Always in search of the perfect musical "kick", they create a modern sound that keeps its distance to the Dancefloor-two-chord-only-monoculture as well as to those Jazz- and Rock-traditionalists.. A sound that breaks all the borders between demanding, experimental compositions and catchy tunes with ease, spiced with caustic-sarcastic lyrics. www.junkfarm.de www.myspace.com/junkfarm Junk Farm's cd Ugly Little Thing is going to be released on June 21 2007, by Unicorn Digital Inc. www.unicorndigital.com Benjamin Schippritt (guitar, lead-vocals): Finished his jazz-guitar study at the Institute for the arts Arnhem in the Netherlands.
He was the longstanding guitarist and composer of the Heavy-Metal-act House Of Spirits. Besides being Junk Farm's guitarist and composer, he is also the singer of the band. www.benjaminschippritt.de Michael Sticken (drums, backing vocals): Studied classical percussion at the Hochschule für Musik Dortmund in Germany. He played with bands like House Of Spirits, Stendal Blast, Angel Dust. Toured throughout Germany and the United States of America.
Current projects are Womper 3000 and Doc Brown. Furthermore he is working as an orchestra musician (at the Opera House in Dortmund and Starlight-Express). Berthold Fehmer (hammond organ & keys, backing vocals): Berthold is like a miracle, two in one, organist and bass player, and all that at the same time! He is playing the organ since the tender age of 6. Longstanding live musician in bands like Catfever, Metropolis and Womper 3000. His hobby is big talking and his permanent question is: Benjamin, Michael, I'd really like to know: What did you two guys do your studies for ? Read more on Last.fm. User-contributed text is available under the Creative Commons By-SA License; additional terms may apply..