interview by Maria Mouk
Three albums deep with his newly released Light Fantastic, Tom Trago is keeping expectations at bay with yet another plate of tracks that tell a varying story of influences. Arriving in Berlin for his fifth Panorama Bar performance, we had a chance to chat about his background, the Dutch scene, and subtleties of the new release.
MM: Is this your first time, playing…
TT: No, fifth.
MM: At Berghain? Fifth time? Yes, I think I remember one year ago..
TT: Now, I wish I could actually play at Berghain, but I always play at Panorama Bar.
MM: Well I guess because your stuff is a little bit …
TT: Yea, a bit lighter.
MM: You need to go a little more evil.
TT: Yea, yea, I have this side on me, but its not …