Surrounded by classical music from a young age, Sofie Fatouretchi aka SOFIE started learning the violin at four years old. In her teens she won a place to study at the prestigious Vienna Conservatoire, decided to leave the course early to live … read more »

Sophia Blenda

Sophia Blenda Press pic by Michael Wuermerby

Sophia Blenda is the alter ego of Sophie Löw, the 26-year-old singer/songwriter whose distinctive voice and remarkable lyrics have so far made her best known as the singer of the Viennese indie rock band Culk. Now Löw enters the public eye as … read more »

Steaming Satellites

Steaming Satellites (c) Joe Albrecht

The Steaming Satellites from Salzburg do belong to the universe of the vibrant Austrian music scene. For 10 years they have enthralled indie crowds with their exciting and unique mix of styles. Although deeply rooted in indie rock, Steaming Satellites flirt with … read more »


Tenta (c) Mario Steinwidder

Tenta play art rock by their own definition. Those music lovers who also know how to gain something from other forms of the arts immediately feel addressed. Rock music that expresses itself not only in discharged testosterone, but also in artistic demands? … read more »


Tents © Anna Breit

Starting out with a string of well received shows in Austria, indie/post-punk band TENTS recorded an assembly of old and new songs with Mario Zangl (Mile Me Deaf, Melt Downer) in Combinesch Studio, Graz. Their first release “Under My Wings” (2016, Numavi … read more »

Teresa Rotschopf

Teresa Rotschopf (c) Christoph Pirnbacher

Teresa Rotschopf started her career as the singer of the band Bunny Lake. After extensive touring and winning the Amadeus Austrian Music Award in 2009 Bunny Lake announced their break up in 2012. In early 2018, she released her debut Album “Messiah”. … read more »

The Crispies

The Crispies © Lukas Gansterer

The Crispies are Tino Romana (vocals), Rob Wolfe (guitar), Parsa Sarraf (bass), and Peter Ferdinand (drums). They mix the full spectrum of modern urban music from Diplo via Tyler The Creator to Lil Peep (RIP) with Ty Segall- and Wavves-inspired garage rock … read more »


The Ghost and The Machine (c) David Visnjic

In spring 2016 THE GHOST AND THE MACHINE presented themselves impressively with their self titled debut, with the new album Red Rain Tires they reach for the stars. The metallic overtones of the resonator guitar meet hypnotic bass, as well as an … read more »

Thirsty Eyes

Thirsty Eyes (c) Djoana Gueorguieva

Since their emergence in early 2016, THIRSTY EYES have come to be recognised as major pillars in the falling masonry of Vienna Modern Raunch. Damning contemporary prepossessions for the self-important, humorless and boring, the band stands for rough and unpolished Rawk-N-Roll: Preserved … read more »

Those Goddamn Hippies

Those Goddamn Hippies (c) FYI agency

Those Goddamn Hippies stitch together carefully chosen sounds with desperately honest vocals. Mixing acoustic and electronic elements to create a lush melancholic atmosphere for weaving melodies and personal lyrics. At times fragile and at times bold with declarations of hope, British born … read more »