Music: Trip-hop, Dark-Wave
Ivatu — a band from Moscow, playing dark and very melodic music. Its more than once called mysterious — perhaps the most appropriate word for characterizing this band.In 2014 they released their first album, recorded by Pavel Nikolsky. The band is currently experimenting with sound textures at the intersection of electronic and acoustic music.In contrast to the modern computer industry media, the group tries to use a rare vintage audio equipment, for creating a sound as their own expression rather than a unified form.
Music: Shoegaze, Dream-Pop
Ceremony was formed in 2005. Since then the band toured the East Coast/USA
several times and played two week in Tokyo/Japan. Ceremony played some
successful shows in Germany, Italy, Denmark, The Netherlands and France.
The band is always mentioned in the same breath with other well-known
musicians like Screen Vinyl Image, A Place To Bury Strangers and The
Vandelles. But only Ceremony has the irresistible sound mixture of 60’s
girl groups, 80’s pop and 90’s shoe-gaze.
KILL YOUR BOYFRIEND
Music: Post-Punk, Noise, Dark-Wave
Kill Your Boyfriend is a two-piece band formed in 2011. At the moment they consist of Matteo Scarpa (guitar/vocals) and Antonio Angeli (drums). Last year they played more than 80 gigs in top clubs and festivals, both in Italy and abroad. Two years after their debut album they released a 10” split featuring New Candys and a new album titled “The King Is Dead” in 2015.
Music: Indietronica, Electro-Gaze
Siberian artist and sound producer Alex Kelman, who was behind such critically acclaimed Russian bands as Punk TV, Hot Zex, Dsh!Dsh!, TonySoprano and more is coming to town to present his new album «U17″. Alex Kelman’s musical output is a mixture of beautifully noisy guitars, catchy dance beats and arresting synths, layered with captivating vocals.
Music: Punk, 8bit
Bondage Fairies is an original 8-bit punk rock flavoured band from Stockholm with a high doze of humour and horrifying energy. The abominable beings under the masks define their music as a mix of laser-rock and death-punk. Every Bondage Fairies show is a truly unique experience filled with demonic presence, heart melting melodies, love and insanity.
Music: Dream-Pop, Experimental
Northwest is one of the most promising musical projects in the independent scene. Their sound has been defined as ‘nostalgic’, ‘new and experimental’, ‘cinematic and ethereal’ and compared to acts like Portishead, Cocteau Twins, Debussy and Robert Wyatt, among others.
VISIONS IN CLOUDS
Abstract thoughts under a thick fog of concerns, the optimistic ideas covered by the tensions of reality, the ever burning desires of a pressured society.The songs of Visions in Clouds [VIC] are anthems of a faceless generation. The Lucerne, Switzerland quartet’s fusion of post-punk and ‘80s new wave embodies a search for clarity with which anyone can identify.
Music: Acid-Jazz, electronic
Rudda is an electronic project, appeared in 2016 in a cultural capital of Russia Saint-Petersburg in the atmosphere of damp frosty climate. presents new age symphony mixing on a trip-hop, electronics and jazz. Add here broken and groovy beats, symbiosis of space and live drum energy and you get a complete picture of hearing sound. Their live set present blending of electronic sound and live drums. Interesting musical adventures and good mood are always waiting for listeners.
Music: Shoegaze, Dreampop
Blankenberge is a shoegaze/dream pop band based in Saint-Petersburg, Russia. The band consisting of Yana Guselnikova (vocals), Daniil Levshin (guitar, synth), Dmitriy Marakov (bass), Daian Aiziatov (guitar) and Sergey Vorontsov (drums) came together in 2015 to create dream-weaving and warm reverb-drenched, drone raging songs that swell into soaring ethereal harmonies.
Music: Post-punk, New-wave
Brandenburg is a band from Moscow, Russia, that was formed in 2010. Their music could be categorized as new wave, post-punk. Cold sound, dynamic drum and bass section and in the same time catchy melodies going in a one flow with sad emotional beauty vocal and noisy guitars. Band released a several albums and a lot of singles during last 8 years.
THE DHARMA JERKS
Music: Psychodelic, Rock
A parisian Psychedelic Rock band with influences from Brian Jonestown Massacre, Velvet Underground and Black Lips. We played in opening for bands like Black Market Karma, New Candys, White Fang, Steal Shit Do Drugs, Dirty Fences.