Baits (c) Sophie Frank
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 a story. So far two completely self-produced EPs have been released, and they have made a name for themselves by playing passionate and excessive concerts all over Europe in the last two years. They’re currently polishing their first full-length record due to be released in 2020. Heavy energetic drums, a dynamic raspy voice, quirky but solid bass riffs and high-speed guitar solos make this fuzzpop indie gang a must see.


Female artists from Austria

Female Artists from Austria

You don’t have to be controversial to see: The really exciting waves in pop, indie and even rap have mostly come from female artists in recent years – a statement that applies to the international … read more »

FM4 Soundpark Act of the Month: Baits

The FM4 Soundpark is a web-platform, community, and radio show for Austrian musicians. Every month, one act is selected to be highlighted both online and on air. The FM4 Soundpark Act of the Month. February’s FM4 … read more »


Somehow you’re having a kind of parallel universe in your head this summer. You take your distanced Sunday walk through the park, listen to music on headphones and then suddenly think: “Oh, ACTUALLY I would … read more »