Every month, the Forward Magazine brings you a selection of musical pearls hand picked by friends, musicians, speakers at the Forward Festival and many more. The fourth edition is curated by the Austrian illustrator and designer duo Wald und Schwert.


Check out Wald und Schwert’s playlist that features amongst others the tracks “Last Stand” by Ikebe Shakedown, “Kilimanjaro” by the Shaolin Afronauts and “Apollo’s Mood” the Olympians and funk it up!



The Vienna based design studio Wald und Schwert stands out with their distinctive illustration style and impressive work. Together, they combine handmade artworks with clear designs.


Check out Wald und Schwert’s Facebook, Instagram and Pinterest to stay up to date with their work.