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Alma

Alma have fitted traditional folk music in some modern clothes, yet without dressing it up as something it isn’t: Julia Lacherstorfer, Matteo Haitzmann, Marlene Lacherstorfer, Evelyn Mair and Marie-Theres Stickler play the violin, the double bass and the accordion, they sing and … read more »

AVEC

AVEC (c) Kidizin Sane, 2018

AVEC appeared seemingly out of nowhere in 2015. With the release of her debut EP “Heartbeats”, the young Upper Austrian has bridged the gap between writing heartfelt lyrics and experimenting with textural sounds. Distancing herself from negative life experiences, AVEC simultaneously shared her own … read more »

Federspiel

Federspiel

Federspiel is a band on a mission to liberate Austrian folk music from its dusty image and give it a modern edge and a fresh start which appeals to all ages. In 2004 seven young musicians from Vienna and the Lower Austrian … read more »

Franui

Franui (c) Julia Stix

“Franui” is the name of a mountain pasture in Innervillgraten/Austria, a small East Tyrolean village located 1,402 meters above sea level where most of the musicians grew up. The word is of Rhaeto-Romanic origin and refers to the proximity of Innervillgraten to … read more »

Fräulein Hona

Fräulein Hona

Fräulein Hona stands for finest acoustic folk music with depth and feeling. The songs of the Vienna-based band have something very original about them, something very genuine and authentic, which in terms of depth is hard to find in the folk context. … read more »

Holler My Dear

Holler My Dear © ShootED

The musical universe of Laura Winkler is one of many colors, shades and facets. Together with her band Holler My Dear, the Graz-born and currently Berlin-based singer and composer creates music that covers an extremely broad spectrum, which is quite unusual in … read more »

Satuo

(c) mattobserve.com

The band SATUO was formed by the classical guitarist Aron Saringer and the Finnish jazz singer Laura Korhonen in Vienna in 2011. The guitarist and banjo player Fabian Baumgartner joined in 2014. In the meantime the band has grown to include five … read more »