Jonathan Binhack in Berlin
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Jonathan Binhack

Jonathan Binhack was born in Wiesbaden in 1996. His studies in literature and philosophy initially led him to Frankfurt am Main, Germany. He graduated with a further degree in Sound and Music Production in the spring of 2020. During the spiraling years of 2020 – 2023 Jonathan Binhack crossed the Atlantic Ocean on a sail boat, disappeard for 10 months somewhere south of Great Inagua and resurfaced at the anchorage of the 79th street boat basin in New York City in the summer of 21. In New York he finished his first book Elodinium (currently only, available in German), which was published in July 2023. He spent the freezing winter of 21/22 in Montréal, Canada, to focus on music and poetry. In 2022 he returned to New York to record his debut album HOW TO LIVE FOREVER, which will be released on January 5th 2024. After sojourns to California, and Buenos Aires he returned to Europe in the summer of 2023. He currently lives in Berlin.