Algiers is an experimental American band from Atlanta, Georgia, that labels it’s sound as dystopian soul. This is a transcontinental affair as the project’s members met and played together in the United States but the band was officially formed in London. Their African country name evokes the anti-colonial struggle, symbolizing a contested space where violence, racism, resistance and religion commingle.
The forth episode of our talk series with people involved in the music industry is focusing on the activity of Control Club. Our discussion with the co-owner and artistic director of the club, Florin Oslobanu, is gravitating around subjects such as club's artistic direction, its vision about dancefloor music and marketing strategies.
Digging for Valerinne is a concept concert that brings together two of the artists that joined Black Rhino Residence program in 2017. For this first episode we have invited Dream Diggers and Valerinne, two bands that share a similar passion for sound and atmosphere.