Parov Stelar

Parov Stelar by Jan Kohlrusch

Austrian musician Parov Stelar has taken over the global music scene like a phantom in recent years. Through his music the modest but exceptional talent has not only gained an enormous fan base, but has also achieved cult status as a producer. … read more »

Peter Ablinger

Peter Ablinger was born in Schwanenstadt, Austria in 1959. He began studying graphic arts and was enthused by free jazz, but completed his studies in composition with Gösta Neuwirth and Roman Haubenstock-Ramati in Graz and Vienna. Since 1982 he has lived in … read more »

Pneuma

PNEUMA are Jakob Gnigler, Robert Pockfuß, Christine Gnigler and Bernhard Höchtel. Each member is involved in different musical projects. In Pneuma the four musicians are focussing on contemporary composition and improvised music. Coming from baroque music, free jazz, noise, a capella and … read more »

Reinhard Fuchs

Reinhard Fuchs by Markus Bruckner

Reinhard Fuchs (*1974) first studied accordion at the Brucknerkonservatorium Linz (1991-1995) and then trained as a composer with Michael Jarell (1996-2002). In 1997/98 he spent a year at the University of Miami, Florida. Further valuable impulses for his compositions derived from his … read more »

Sinfonia de Carnaval

Sinfonia de Carnaval (c) Maria Frodl

Sinfonia De Carnaval – comprised of Anna Lang and Alois Eberl on the cello, trombone, accordion, electronics, percussion and vocals – is inspired by the expressive tonal discours of Jazz using different elements of Classical music, Rock and Funk. Sinfonia De Carnaval … read more »

Stelartronic

Stelartronic © Stelartronic

Stelartronic is a side project of Marcus Fuereder aka Parov Stelar who is well known around the globe. Marcus Füreder was active as a DJ and producer in the club scene long before he took on the mantel of Parov Stelar and … read more »

UCHE YARA

UCHE YARA by Mala Kolumna

UCHE YARA is a unique artist, which is hard to find. The 20-year-old multi-instrumentalist with Nigerian roots grew up in Austria and now lives in Berlin. Her profound songwriting and energetic live presence with a full band created the strong growing hype … read more »

Viech

Viech (c) Gerfried Guggi

German-speaking indie-rock with an unmistakable sound of its own: energetic, edgy, danceable, suitable for parties and with poetic depth. The Upper Austrian/Styrian band VIECH definitely knows how to draw musical attention. Paul Plut (guitar, vocals), Christoph Lederhilger (drums, vocals), Martina Stranger (bass, … read more »

WURST

WURST © Niklas Von Schwarzdorn

The Austrian singer Thomas Neuwirth created the stage character Conchita Wurst in 2011. The bearded diva won the 2014 Eurovision Song Contest in Copenhagen for Austria and became a global figurehead of the LGBTI community overnight with her victory slogan “We are … read more »