Petra Nettelbeck R.I.P.

Petra Nettelbeck passed last week.
She did so much  for Faust.
Rest forever in peace dear Petra.

Jean-hervé Péron.


Avantgarde Is Happening! 23-25th june

The new Avantgarde Festival, now called "Avantgarde is Happening!", is on the 23-25th june.

faUSt new album: Fresh Air

faUSt new album, Fresh Air (CD, LP and LP special edition) , is now released @ Bureau B, Hamburg


faUSt new dates

May 19th - Torino, Jazz is Dead Festival
May 20th - Vicenza, Centro Stabile di Cultura

Line-up: jhp/art-Errorist, Zappi Diermaier, Amaury Cambuzat

May 26th - London, Raw Power Festival

Line-up: jhp/art-Errorist, Zappi Diermaier, Amaury Cambuzat, Geraldine Swayne


faUSt playing in Hungary

faUSt – jhp/Zappi - are playing in Budapest on Friday 27th January @ A38, an event ship on the blue Danube, in collaboration with Noise Flowers
Link (Website)
Link (FB Event)

and on Saturday 28th @ Grand Cafe Castle Garden in Szeged / Hungary.

Link (FB Event)

The Budapest show will be filmed by the Hungarian national TV. We will meet our comrades Zsolt Soeres and Andras Wahorn there and record some material in our days-off.

See you there!


"faUSt alive!" - USA Tour 2016

For the fourth time after 1994 , 2009, 2012  ---  "faUSt Alive!" back again in the USA 

Wir sehen uns !
JHP & Zappi


faUSt will perform in November

faUSt (Zappi W. Diermaier, jhp|art-Errorist, Maxime Manac'h, Uwe Bastiansen)

will perform in November

19th : Utrecht | NL @ The Guess Who? Festival

20th : Lille | F  show-case @ B-Face Records, 47 rue d Amiens

21st : Paris | F @ How to Love Festival (+ Guido Mobius)

22nd : Rouen | F  @ Jazz A Part Festival (+ Charles Hayward Solo)


faUSt in São Paulo / Brasil, June 21st

The São Paulo’s Municipal Secretary of Culture has invited faUSt (Jean-Hervé Péron, Zappi Diermaier) again this year to perform within the Street Festival Virada Cultural.

There will be several stages – one dedicated to experimental/avantgarde sounds and art.

Jhp and Zappi will invite local musicians, graphic artists and dance performers to collaborate with them on Sunday 21st June.

faUSt (jhp, zappi) had  already performed in two consecutive sold-out shows at the Centro Cultural Sao Paulo in  sept 2011 featuring Geraldine Swayne and James Johnston.


Jump for Joy! @ Gothenburg Cultural Festival, Sweden, on 12 August

Jump for Joy! band (Yumi Hara, Chris Cutler, Geoff Leigh, Jean-Herve Peron, Zappi, Geraldine Swayne) will play at Gothenburg Cultural Festival, Sweden, on 12 August.


Tony Conrad & Faust @ Berlin Atonal, August 22th 2015

Berlin Atonal has announced the first names for this year’s festival, returning in August with another line-up highlighting the more experimental side of techno and ambient electronics.

The festival is headed up by a number of interesting one-off commissions, including a live performance of Outside the Dream Syndicate, the legendary 1973 collaboration between avant-garde pioneer Tony Conrad and krautrock band Faust.

Irmler+Liebezeit UK June 2015

Hans Joachim Irmler and Jaki Liebezeit are playing four shows in the UK in June. If you have the chance, don´t miss this great opportunity to see two of the most influental german musicians playing their 2014 record "FLUT".


Faust in London 28th of March

faUSt to Bad Vibes on March the 28th!

The Solitary Worm had kept  faUSt 'yond the Albion borders for a few years. Now, see us in Hackney Shapes on Saturday, March 28th: Zappi Diermaier, jhp/art-errorist, Geraldine Swayne, Thurston Moore, Maxime Manac'h, Morihide Sawada …good to be in London again, ready to rock’n’roll!

Tickets here