GAFF e / au
High-energy psychedelic butterfly, Gaff E transcends genres flying her own divine style. Gaff E lives and breathes by the Frank Zappa philosophy “A mind is a parachute. It doesn’t work if it is not open.” Classically trained as a pianist, violist, and saxophonist, today Gaff E expresses her musical talent through performing, DJing, modeling, styling, dancing, directing, and producing music.
kopriva / bg
Kopriva is a solo artist from Ruse, Bulgaria. "Kopriva" in Bulgarian means "Nettle". Vaiana Tasheva aka Korpiva creates music by looping her voice and using various vocal effects in real time. She loves improvisation and interacts with the audience to shape her sound: trip-hop, liquid d&b, ethno, ambient, psychedelic, voodoo jazz...
tapwater / bg
ODD COUPLe / DE
Odd Couple is a Garage-Rock-Psych-Kraut-Stoner duo from Berlin, Germany. They are Jascha and Tammo. Odd Couple released their second album Flügge in 2016 through Cargo Records. Summer 2017 sees the band circling heavy the European festival ring and Electric Orpheus is on the list.
2HENNING / CH
2henning is a Swiss duo whose music is intense and wild as a mountain lake. Defined stylistically with labels like avant-garde pop or indie jazz they prefer not to care about genres and use experimentation as a main engine.
COMASUMMER / BG
Comasummer is a psych/garage rock band created in 2014 in Sofia, Bulgaria. They blend psychedelic, garage, desert rock and shoegaze aesthetics to fill up the sonic space in your mind.
A contemporary dance duo consisting of sisters Kalina & Stefaniya Georgievi present their recent work called "Impossibility in its purest form." Drawing space with their bonding bodies they explore impossibility as a form of hope, endeavor and desire, whilst being also weakness, vulnerability and self-destruction.
VISITOR Q / BG
PIKEBASS / BG
BLACK SWELLS / BG
Garage-r'n'r-revival trio from Sofia, Bulgaria. Following their EP Dead Lovers Club, they released their debut album The Quiet Life in May this year. The Black Swells are into rockin' live performances based on their motto: Guitars, Chicks, Drinks and Good Weather.
MANU LOUIS /
Manu Louis collides the exotic and glamorous pop music of his youth with the tacky sounds of native folk trash he always tried his best to ignore: brass bands, Eurodance, industrial trance and wedding entertainers. A multicultural bricolage of found sounds, gleeful instrumentation and creative vocal samples: stitching together his influences of pop, classical, experimental music and jazz.
ROBOKNOB / BG
RoboKnob is a techno act from Sofia, Bulgaria whose Live sets explore straight forward and hard hitting techno in at-the-spot compositions. Established in 2015 by Iasen Georgiev aka Z3n and Stanislav Genadiev aka Hypnos. In 2017 they released Dexydi EP through Berlin based label Macro.
ZAHOVA / BG
HOT CLUB DE
PLVODIV / BG
Hot club de Plovdiv are oriented towards the roots of gypsy jazz and its greatest ancestor, Django Reinhardt and his legacy from the 30s of the past century. They are a dynamic and intriguing project that takes us back to the golden years of European jazz. Swing it!
XRaydio / BG
x2805 / BG
A Victim Of Society /GR
A Victim of Society /Athens, Greece/ is a psychedelic rock'n'roll trio. New album Freaktown out on April 26, 2017 through Inner Ear Records. The sound of rock psychedelia pushed into high gear!
Doesn't Frogs /Sofia, Bulgaria/ is a noise rock'n'roll trio. They released Egotripping EP in 2015 and the new album Afterlife will be out in May, 2017. Loud and noisy, dark and euphoric!
ŠećeЯ /Varaždin, Croatia/ is a solo project by Tena Rak (Vlasta Popic, Seine). ŠećeЯ (šećer) on Croatian means sugar and it is a drug, escape and consolation. And it tastes good. The new album will be out in 2017.
Audieu /Istanbul, Turkey/: DJ Set and solo performance by Hakan Turan. Exotica, idm, minimal and the own compositions of Audieu.
sacha mambo / fr
As a DJ who expresses and exercises his freedom Sacha Mambo goes many places, touching on many genres, telling endless stories. For him, knowing music doesn’t mean specializing in one particular style, far from this. Proof made with Macadam Mambo imprint he co-runs alongside Guillaume des Bois.
mori ra / jp
Mori Ra is from Osaka and edits source material from other worlds, recreating them in a way that is only edit! Appropriate for both DJing and deep listening sessions! Disco, fusion, world, afro, electro… Releases on Magic Wand (UK), Rotating Souls Records(US), Macadam Mambo (FRA), Most Excellent Unlimited (US)
purita d / de
Interstellar character Purita D, has been playing to the crowd for quite some time now, and is known with her DJ-ing, for her uncompromising, funky and sexual loaded groove. Expect a pumping ride that will empower your pride…She doesn’t wanna be a freak, but just can’t help herself.
nixxon / dk
Nikolaj Birgens is a Copenhagen based DJ and musician who is a heavy record digger. Recently he’s been travelling around a lot to play in some of the most exciting spaces in Europe. He ran a club called Disco Vendetta in Copenhagen, which has definitely shaped the Danish club culture for many years. It later turned into a radio show called Radio Vendetta.
Kai fx / de
kai_fx / Kai Kaselow / discovered his love for electronic music in 1997 and this remains true with growing enthusiasm until today. His sound is deep and his driving minimal house set gives its own signature. Since 2005 kai_fx is a club operator and resident DJ in Klangkulisse club in Jesendorf, Germany.
fumus & nebula
ilko birov / bg
Xraydio / bg
martin / bg
nearly dog / bg
Xraydio – the free one stop shop for raw sweaty high octane rock’n’roll. And much much more. XRaydio is the illegitimate love child of Zac Kuzmanov aka Jonny Fiasco of Black Moses/ Ultra Grand Supreme fame.
Martin Iliev is a DJ from Plovdiv, Bulgaria and his favorite music is the new electronic and dance music. He selects for LMEY radio and also for Artnewscafe.
Nearly dog / Alex Karavalev / will take us back in time with his DJ set on a trip to the roots of musical joy. He will mix the freedom, pure happiness and greatness of Orpheus with the Odysseus’s lust for adventure.
TRRMA' / IT
Trrmà is an instrumental duo with Giuseppe Candiano (Modular synth) and Giovanni Todisco (Drums and Percussions). The idea is to mix “strange” acustic percussions with synthetic sounds in a good way. And they did it.
REFRAIN / IT
Lili Refrain is a guitarist, composer and performer based in Rome. Since 2007, she has a solo project in which she uses electric guitar, vocals and loops in real time, without using any computer or pre-recorded tracks. Her songs are created by overlapping sounds that combine minimalist repetition to folk, psychedelia, blues, rock, metal, lyrical opera and guitar virtuosity.
zaltan / fr
Quentin Vandewalle (aka Zaltan) has gathered thousands of dancefloor-friendly tunes of all eras and from all over the world. He has been DJ-ing for more than a decade and delivers mixes as surprising and versatile as the label he runs. From Caribbean bangers, French proto-house tracks, dark electro fantasies and god knows what else he’ll take out of his bag.
kai fx / de
Kai FX / Wismar, Germany/ is a club operator and resident DJ in Klangkulisse club in Jesendorf since 2005. Expect some deep and driving minimal house, slowmo, ketahouse.
CEREMONY / USA
Ceremony was formed in 2004 in Fredericksburg, Virginia, USA . The band released 8 EP's and 3 LP's. Ceremony has the irresistible sound mixture of 60's girl groups, 80's pop and 90's shoe-gaze. Fans all over the world love Ceremony’s catchy melodies. They outline what we all experienced, what we’re all longing for: It's about love!
PIXELS / BG
Electro-acoustic duo from Sofia, Bulgaria. Ambient, experimental, wave, post-punk and psychedelic sounds plus the on-spot gained visuals from SaprtArt /Spartak Yordanov/. Saturated Pixels released recently Photons EP and their first LP is on the way.
KELMAN / RU
Music project created by Siberian artist and sound producer Alex Kelman, who was behind such critically acclaimed Russian bands as Punk TV, Hot Zex, Dsh!Dsh!, TonySoprano. Alex Kelman's musical output is a mixture of beautifully noisy guitars, catchy dance beats and arresting synths, layered with captivating vocals.
TRANQUILO / DE
Tino Tranquilo is a musician, DJ, one part of a Live Act called fumus & nebula and one part of the former DJ-Duo Interelektrika. Tino comes from Hamburg, Germany to spread some deep and tech house love. Feel free to enjoy.
calibro 35 / it
Italian cinematic funk heroes Calibro 35 release their new studio album “Decade” and celebrate 10 years. Mixed and recorded by Calibro’s usual suspect and Grammy Award winner Tommaso Colliva, the new alubm is as rare and complex as a timeless work. Active since 2008, Calibro 35 enjoys a worldwide reputation as one of the coolest independent band around.
seine / Hr
Seine is a romantic punk-folk trio from Croatia. Rising from the ashes of pop-noise collective Vlasta Popic, Seine have quickly established themselves as one of the most exciting Balkan bands of recent.
neopit pilski / de
From Hamburg, a Bulgarian-German connection personified by the much loved Rock'n'Roll duo Neopit Pilski. Gently dissonant guitar music with post-punk and garage power, and lyrics in Bulgarian.
SUBACT / DE
Weird pulsating electronics meet passionate drums. Subact is a duo from Dresden bringing a hybrid of styles. From 303 Detroit techno synth lines to dubstep twists, ambient landscapes and more. Two musicians sending waves from the heart to the soul, to the feet.