Johann van der Smut

Johann van der Smut


"Self-confident. Idiosyncratic. Powerful. German. It's fun! " (Marcus Adam/ MTV/ VICE)

"Clockwork-sounding German post-punk, with a capital G"
( Jaimie Hodgson/ NME)


Johann van der Smut are an indie/ post-punk band from western germany.
They were found in 2008 by lead singer maximilian k├Ânig and drummer timm richter and completed half a year later with bassist johannes lange.
After writing songs for about 3 years, they took a break, found their own sound, wrote and recorded their debut album " Berg " in an old schools basement.
By now there are already two singles released from that ("23 Grad"/ 23th may // " Nach dem Nebel"/ 29th june) and plans are made for the album release & tour in autumn 2012.


" 23 Grad " SIngle-Release // 23.03.12 // Community-Records/Zebralution

" Nach dem Nebel " Single-Release // 29.06.12 // Community-Records/ Zebralution