Dennis Kastrup

Speaker, Dennis Kastrup
Journalist
  • Dennis also acted in the play Post Humains, created by fellow C2 Montréal speaker Dominique Leclerc, aussi conférencière à C2 cette année (2017)

Among the many big-name artists Dennis has had the opportunity to interview are Adele, Lady Gaga, Grimes, Lenny Kravitz, Billy Idol and Pet Shop Boys.

The music futurist

Dennis Kastrup is a freelance journalist from Berlin, and for the last 18 years his focus has been on music culture. He has conducted over 1,000 interviews with musicians, been a frequent guest music expert on numerous radio stations, and produced and hosted a number of his own shows. These days, Dennis is also reporting on diverse cultural issues and on the possible future of listening to, making and viewing music. Specifically, how wearables, implants, prostheses and other advancements are changing our connection to, and consumption of, music. Public radio outlets that feature Dennis’ work include radioeins Berlin, Deutschlandfunk, Deutschlandfunk Kultur, Deutschlandfunk Nova, NDR, WDR and BR among others.
  • Dennis also acted in the play Post Humains, created by fellow C2 Montréal speaker Dominique Leclerc, aussi conférencière à C2 cette année (2017)

Among the many big-name artists Dennis has had the opportunity to interview are Adele, Lady Gaga, Grimes, Lenny Kravitz, Billy Idol and Pet Shop Boys.