Lorina has been involved in the Berlin music scene for 18 years as a songwriter, guitarist, bassist and singer. Lastly, she was leading her krautpop trio Present Square, for which she sang and played the guitar.

At the moment she is concentrating on her lyrical and vocal involvement in the spoken word / experimental hip hop and art project The Mind Is Complex with producer Jari Haapalainen, for which she received the Musikfonds scholarship.

The Mind Is Complex – EP Releases
I Dream About Something Else (2023)
I’m On My Way, Wait For Me (2022)
I am an Amateur and I Wish to Stay an Amateur (2022)
I Want My Own Reality To Be Real (2022)

03/17/2023, Loser Zustand, ping-pong, Berlin, Germany
02/24/2023, I’m Not Where I Wanna Be, Ta Lélouda, Athens, Greece

Former Band Involvements

PRESENT SQUARE (2017 – 2021)

Releases: 1 (2019), 2 (2019), lll (2019)

This is LAW (2014 – 2017)

Concerts & Live Experiences

Present Square

07/04/2021 ZUKUNFT am Ostkreuz / Bang On, Berlin
05/29/2020 Streamed Concert at Petersburg Art Space, Berlin
03/08/2020 Live Session at Radio Fritz Unsigned, Potsdam
01/18/2020 Wasserturm Kreuzberg, Berlin
10/26/2019 Werkhalle Wiesenburg, Berlin
04/17/2019 Schokoladen, Berlin
06/16/2018 Café Pförtner / Uferhallen, Berlin
05/19/2018 Wiesenburg Bar, Berlin
06/21/2017 Panke Club, Berlin
12/19/2016 Drontheimer Str., Berlin

This is LAW

06/21/2017 Panke Club, Berlin
07/13/2016 Panke Club, Berlin
07/25/2015 Freundtreffen Festival, Rüdersdorf


Press Commentaries

365 fe*male MCs: Portrait The Mind Is Complex by Nelleke Schmidt (2022)
taz.die tageszeitung: Die Vielfältigkeit eines Tons by Beate Scheder (2020) Present Square neue Single (2020)


Other Musical Contributions

Jana Edisonga: SPRING FOREST, 2021 (Bass Playing) and Touchit, 2017 (Composition, Mix, Recording)