Synesthetic 4

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The quartet Synesthetic 4 values dynamic precision with an inimitable narrative touch. Its repertoire ranges from melodious to manic and includes a wide variety of off-color tonal shades. The driving force behind this formation is renowned clarinetist Vincent Pongracz, who has been … read more »

Takeshi’s Cashew

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Go to your record shelf and pick out that quirky (and unforgettable!) folklore vinyl you once found on a flea market somewhere on your travels. And now imagine that sound being complemented by vintage synthesizers, flutes, twangy surf guitars, a hell lot … read more »

Tenta

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

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 Clonious

The Clonious (c) Lupi Spuma

Imagine running into The Clonious, that dude equipped with hundred headphones which directly interact with his musical epicentre. He elegantly puts together the apparent inconsiderable and the clearly essential elements, subsequently he breaks –music- into rhythm + harmonies to reach a point … 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

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 »

The Snow Owl

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Born in Bogotá, it was clear from an early age that Juan Garcia-Herreros, aka The Snow Owl, would one day pursue a musical career. Initially still practicing on the flute and the piano, he discovered the electric bass after moving to Florida … read more »

The Vegetable Orchestra

Vegetable Orchestra (c) Zoefotografie

This year the Vienna-based Vegetable Orchestra is celebrating its 15th anniversary. Currently the orchestra comprises ten people, in alphabetical order these are: Jürgen Berlakovich, Nikolaus Gansterer, Susanna Gansterer, Barbara Kaiser, Matthias Meinharter, Jörg Piringer, Ernst Reitermaier, Richard Repey, Ingrid Schlögl, Ulrich Troyer, … read more »