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G E N R E

Electronic | Synthwave | Retrowave | Cyberpunk | Downtempo | Soundtrack | '80s Pop


B I O

GOT A PROBLEM? ODDS AGAINST YOU? CALL THE L.A. STREETHAWK!

Born out of love for the brooding, synth-driven movie and TV soundtracks of the early 1980s, L.A. STREETHAWK pushes towards the darker territories of what has become known as Synthwave. Based out of Bochum and Essen, Germany, the duo consisting of Peter Vignold and media composer Simon Rahm mashes up a no-frills analog vibe with a cutting edge production, resulting in their strangely familiar vintage music from the year 2049. Just a few months after the release of their debut EP SOMETHING BETTER (February 2019), which features American Alternative Rock singer WOLFGANG PARKER of WEEDHAVEN LAUGHING ACADEMY on its title track, L.A. STREETHAWK has steadily built towards their reputation as a blistering live act that takes their material to the next level on stage. Their latest release, the single KISS ME AT THE BLACK HOLE, offers a first glimpse at their upcoming debut album RAW DEAL, which is scheduled to arrive during the first half of 2020.

PETER VIGNOLD - drums, keyboards, programming
SIMON RAHM - keytar, keyboards, programming


P A S T  P E R F O R M A N C E S

OVAL OFFICE, BOCHUM (GER) - EP Release Show, March 2019
MATHILDENHOF, ESSEN (GER) - October 2019
TSUNAMI CLUB, COLOGNE (GER) - December 2019 - Synth City! w/ Synthatiger, Geocentric Fools


U P C O M I N G  S H O W S

09.05.2020 - OVAL OFFICE, BOCHUM (GER)
19.05.2020 - Q FACTORY, AMSTERDAM (NL) - supporting KMFDM
20.05.2020 - KULTURFABRIK, KREFELD (GER) - supporting KMFDM
22.05.2020 - LA WAREHOUSE, NANTES (FR) - supporting KMFDM
23.05.2020 - SEDL, LUZERN (CH) - supporting KMFDM
25.05.2020 - CAFE ZENTRAL, WEINHEIM (GER) - supporting KMFDM
26.05.2020 - BACKSTAGE HALLE, MUNICH (GER) - supporting KMFDM
27.05.2020 - A38, BUDAPEST (HU) - supporting KMFDM
28.05.2020 - RANDAL, BRATISLAVA (SK) - supporting KMFDM
29.05.2020 - FUTURUM, PRAGUE (CZ) - supporting KMFDM
30.05.2020 - PRALNIA, WROCLAW (PL) - supporting KMFDM
31.05.2020 - GRETCHEN, BERLIN (GER) - supporting KMFDM

D I S C O G R A P H Y

SOMETHING BETTER - 5-Track EP (digital) - 2019
SOMETHING BETTER - 6-Track EP (Music Cassette) - 2019 [SOLD OUT]
DEAD MAN WALKING (SAINT SERPENT x L.A. STREETHAWK) - 2-Track Single (digital) - 2019
KISS ME AT THE BLACK HOLE - Single (digital) - 2019

RAW DEAL (currently in production) - Album - 2020

P R E S S / M E D I A

"The catchy title track, a duet of US punk-swing-star Wolfgang Parker and indie newcomer YuXiu, proves hit qualities." - VOLT MAGAZIN

In the footsteps of Tangerine Dream and John Carpenter: debut of L.A. STREETHAWK - VOLT MAGAZIN (eng/ger) - Feb 26, 2019
New digital single by L.A. STREETHAWK - VOLT MAGAZIN (eng/ger) - Dec 18, 2019
Melancholia at ct das radio - Interview - Apr 16, 2019

B R A N D  E N D O R S E M E N T S

The L.A. STREETHAWK 2020 EUROPEAN TOUR (supporting KMFDM) is endorsed by
ARTURIA

S O C I A L  M E D I A

OFFICIAL WEBSITE lastreethawk.com
BANDCAMP lastreethawk.bandcamp.com
SPOTIFY L.A. STREETHAWK
INSTAGRAM instagram.com/l.a.streethawk
TWITTER twitter.com/lastreethawk
FACEBOOK facebook.com/lastreethawk
SOUNDCLOUD soundcloud.com/lastreethawk


M E D I A  D O W N L O A D S

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I M A G E  D O W N L O A D S


Credit: Marina Päsler

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