The militant lyrics and the attitude towards the Big Brother oppression have formed a strong connection between punk and reggae. From the UK punk attitude of rejecting the establishment, to the squats of Berlin and the rasta hooligans in the Netherlands, the punk and reggae have formed an alliance in fighting the extreme right groups and promoting the...
I had the pleasure to meet and talk with the Norwegian trumpet player Nils Petter Molvaer at the 22nd edition of Garana Jazz Festival, where he performed alongside the reggae legends Sly & Robbie, and his Scandinavian collaborators Eivind Aarset & Vladislav Delay.
Disturbing the Comfortable - Comforting the Disturbed is On-U Sound's motto, Adrian Sherwood’s longstanding label. Recurring through our interview is the theme of avoiding musical safe explorations, taking the audience out of their comfort zone and the demystification of music through the lack of enthusiasm from music lovers.
Our next club night is featuring V.I.V.E.K. with local support from Agmantav, Irie Warriors Sound System and WRK. Sound will be powered by the mighty Irie Warriors Sound System.
26th of April @ Expirat Club, Bucharest | The London-based producer started his own SYSTEM nights in London some years ago, which included his own custom-built soundsystem. V.I.V.E.K.’s SYSTEM nights soon turned into a record label that has been releasing some of the most forward thinking sounds in dubstep since its 2013 debut EP ‘Asteroids’.
We continue our fine selection of music and artists with Channel One Sound System, operated by Mikey Dread on the i-trols and MC Ras Kayleb.
We were searching for some time for a small club that fits our criteria of atmosphere. We visited club Motiv two or three times before, and each time we were welcomed by nice people, open to all kinds of music genres.
They started at the dawn of the new Millenium. They used to run under the name of Stone Warriors until 2007 when The Untouchables were born!
We invited Kaly Live Dub, Ragana and iLLBiLLY HiTEC for a special dub night in Bucharest, on 19th of February, 2011, at Atelierul de Productie. We welcomed local support…