United Islands Festival starts every year on Thursday Club nights. This year, 21 June 2012, gates open 27 clubs, which will feature over 70 musical projects. This celebration of the Prague club events (this year also associated with the official European music festival) annually attracts more than 6,000 spectators, which is evidence that we have set out with the intention fulfilled – Prague comes alive with music. Viewers travel both between clubs and between different musical genres. The program consists not only without stars, but also many newcomers mostly domestic scenes that are presented…
The Night Club will perform in the band Lucerna Music Bar Dirty Airlines, Peter Pan Complex, Colorblinds, Dan Reed and YouTube Winner Fest 2012th Admission is free.
United Islands Festival Czech Savings annually launches Club on Thursday nights. This year – 21 June 2012 – gates open 27 clubs, which will feature over 70 musical projects. All this can happen only through a huge open friendliness and cooperation musicians Prague clubs. Each band plays only a symbolic fee for clubs and provide space for its services without requiring rent.
Gera Band was founded in 1981 as a quartet. The instrumentation – mostly acoustic – not using any so-called harmonic instrument, which significantly contributed to its characteristic sound. The concept of creation is based on the concept of post-modern mainstream bebopového in conjunction with elements of free jazz, blues, rock and Latin-American rhythms. The repertoire is mostly original compositions by Michal Gera, but also some standard compositions by other authors. Besides prokomponovaných units here apply improvisational skills of individual players. In 1988 there was a change…
B4’s musical output ranges from ambient, urban ethno, dub and post-rock to trip hop and jazz. After 2010, B4 became something like a power quartet that delivers a wild mix of krautrock, noise and psychedelic. Everything is thickly wrapped into space effects and electronic buzz. The music B4 plays is quite unusual in the Czech scene as it is always co-authored by the interest of the audience. In all concert venues, B4 only play improvised music blocks. “Performance is the product!”
The name Dikolson refers to the composer and musician Filip Míšek whom the audiences may know from the former electronic indie trio Khoiba. In his new project that resulted in the record The Bear is Sleeping Now (2011) Míšek acts as an author of ear-catching and uplifting electronica tracks with elements of orchestral music. He also uses a broad range of acoustic instruments, works with elegant resonance and in the end he gets melodies that are frayed in various distinctive and seducing ways. Míšek is currently one of the most remarkable personalities on the Czech electronic music scene. He is…
Stephen Kojan is perceived primarily as the leader of rock band cookie, which in our music scene has been continuously since 1981. In addition to his tenure with the band Keks concerts since 2005 and a solo, playing the guitar (or accordion) and sings. His lyrics and the music he writes himself. The repertoire consists of own performances of acoustic songs from the author’s life, about love, which lack melody, humor and the author’s world view, which is communicated to the audience sophisticated and comprehensible manner.
Although singer Lee Andrew Davison originally comes from Oklahoma, U.S.A., he has lived in Prague since 1991. He sings with many jazz bands and musicians but, unfortunately, the wider audience hardly knows him. Apart from his own shows, he takes part of Brno Philharmonic Orchestra.
The band Porucha (Malfunction) is one of the Prague club bands and its repertoire consists of mostly rock and pop-rock hits 60’s – 90’s from the most famous rock groups like AC / DC, Metallica and others. The band was put together by Marek Hosek as an amateur hobby. Today it consists of two guitars, bass, drums, vocals and powerful sound.
Los Rumberos a nine-salsa orchestra, which in a few years of their development profiled in the Czech specialist in Afro-Cuban music. The proof is the first Czech CD with this music genre, issued in September 2010. The repertoire consists of songs from both the world’s leading artists (Tito Puente, Poncho Sanchez, Celia Cruz, Oscar de Leon, Carlos Santana, Marc Anthony, etc.).'s Own adaptations and compositions of the solid conductor, Peter Smetacek. The international cast band will meet with leading Czech jazz and salsa, the other set of occasionally appear as guests.
Stormin' the band was born when a couple of former teammates gathered, who after a few common jamech in the wake of the big beat of the heart. The arrival of other musicians report was complete. Since then, playing together for the joy of myself and a growing circle of supporters. In their repertoire are songs and, for example, from Garry Moore, Eric Clapton, ZZ Top, and b. b. King. – Translated by Automatic service
You won´t be able to resist this funky tornado called HitFakers! Energetic medley including James Brown, Bob Marley or Steve Wonder songs in a unique arrangement that won´t let you sit in the corner!
Czech jazz musician and saxophonist, appearing in many projects and groups, which reflects his interest in experimentation and the transition between completely different genres.
Founders of jazz orchestra Golden Big Band are Peter Sovič and Oldrich Prusa, who work together since 2008 when they first met on stage in Prague jazz club Reduta. They play various kinds of jazz and blues music.
With his band The Fribbles believe that you have moved about fifty years back in time to the time of Elvis Presley, Chuck Berry and dlších greats of this era.
The band of the singer Nika Diamant connects together elements of classic jazz, american soul and blues. The songs are ispired by the charismatic Tom Waits, Joni Mitchel or Leonard Cohen. Nika is offering you a varied coctail of her favourite flavours– a jazz concert with a taste of swing, folk, chanson and country music. The band’s sound is very original, thanks to completely own arrangments of the songs.