BAITS

Baits (c) Sophie Frank

BAITS are caught between all stools of catchy rock: sometimes dominated by a sunny version of grunge, sometimes by eerie psych tones, occasionally it’s Motowny, Beach Boys-ey or more frequently straight punk – at the heart there’s always a (pop) song and … read more »

Bernhard Eder

Bernhard Eder (c) Nadine Schachinger

Bernhard Eder had his first musical success as the vocalist of the Band “Wa:rum” in the late nineties, kicked off his solo career in Berlin in 2006 and released his seventh album “Reset” in May 2019 – singer/songwriter Bernhard Eder has artistically … read more »

Bibiza

Bibiza © Amine Sabeur

The Viennese rapper Franz Bibiza from Mariahilf (7th district) is currently probably one of the most ambitious rappers in the Austrian scene. Recently he has been approaching – slowly and cautiously – the indie path as well. Nobody is shaping the Viennese … read more »

Bilderbuch

The story behind Bilderbuch is like a fairy-tale come true. From the humble beginnings as an under-appreciated school band in Upper Austria to international success – it’s all there. But Bilderbuch is anything but a classic rock-band, and anyone who takes a second … read more »

Bipolar Feminin

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A band like a falafel sandwich at 5am. It’s not sure how good it is now and what’s inside, but it’s awesome and was long overdue. Impulsive, emotional lyrics address, among other things, a view of the unbearable dreariness of the never-ending … read more »

Brigit Störm

There are no borders in art or music – a living example of this precept is the alternative Polish-Austrian artist Brigit Störm. Her debut album entitled ‘Prophet’ was released on October 02, 2020, promoted by an atmospheric title single. Brigit Störm is … read more »

BRUCH

Bruch (c) Dino Spiluttini

BRUCH is the long-standing solo project of Philipp Hanich, based in Vienna / Austria. Experienced in pop culture’s diverse tropes and a wide range of subculture’s standard dances, Bruch leverages the allures of an emotionally charged crooner in lugubrious gray-black, just as much as he … read more »

Buntspecht

Buntspecht (c) Mona Steinmetzer

Buntspecht consists of six musicians from Vienna, writing playful lyrics for mature adults – and for adults that never grew up. Buntspecht’s concerts can aptly be described as a musical stroke of luck. Neither head, belly, nor feet can escape the rousing … read more »

Cari Cari

Cari Cari

Not many bands manage to hit the international stage from the very beginning. But CARI CARI – aptly named the “lovechild of The XX and The Kills“ – have done it their way: first taking on the world and then Austria. Their single … read more »

Catastrophe&Cure

Catastrophe & Cure (c) Sophie Frank

CATASTROPHE&CURE have been at the top of their game for almost a decade. Since the release of their debut album Like Crazy Doves – which earned them Austria’s most recognised music prize, the FM4 Amadeus Award – in 2012, the band has … read more »