Violeta Vicci

The multi-faceted, contemporary British-Swiss violinist, singer and composer Violeta Vicci effortlessly manages the genre shift from classical to ambient music and multi-layered electronics - with influences ranging from Bach to Brian Eno. She collaborated with artists such as Thom Yorke, Elbow or Jonsi (Sigur Ros), arranges the strings for the post-punk shooting stars Fontaines DC and has recently supported the Orb on their 30th anniversary UK tour. Violeta Vicci's breathtakingly beautiful new album "Cavaglia" was released on 14 April on Fabrique. "It should be listened as a whole rather than in parts and pieces, as it carries a message that cannot be transcribed into sentences and words. It speaks a universal language, a call to action to find our own Cavaglia." (a closer listen)


Magical, mysterious and fascinating are just a few of the adjectives that come to mind when describing Laikka. With their debut album "Morning Glow," they delivered a truly remarkable electronic pop gem in 2021. It is impressive and captivating how this duo blends dreamy pop, experimental electronics, dark techno, and stunning visual art into a cohesive whole. Following the release of their energetic EP "Red", which revealed their affinity for raw, dark techno, and several successful live performances, Laikka will release a new single "Distort My Mind" - another powerful teaser for their upcoming second album, "Bleach" (June 2). Album release show: June 8, West Space, Vienna.


DRAMAS have skillfully mastered the art of the in-between: Between a heavy heart and the knowledge that everything changes, that nothing stands still. Formed in 2016, the boundary-pushing art pop/electronic duo presented a big and emotional debut with their album "Nothing Is Permanent". In 2021 DRAMAS returned with their self-titled second longplayer including the singles "Bloodbath", "Candy" and "Noday", all of which caused a sensation on over 100 radio stations across Europe. A brand new single "Virgin Everday" is the opening single of the artpop duo’s new album, due out in autumn 2023.



Multi instrumentalist Peter Zirbs finally stepped into the spotlight as a solo artist in 2018 with his praised album debut »What if we don't exist?«. Zirbs’ musical mixture of futuristic synth-pop, experimental and graceful ambient and minimal music even prompted an American music critic to compare it with Bowie’s legendary album Low. After last year’s instrumental EP "Splinters" and his Europe-wide indie hit "Locked In" together with ex-Archive frontman Craig Walker Zirbs' will release his long-awaited second solo album in 2023 – including another joint single "All You Ever Wanted" with the amazing singer Loretta Who.


Neograph is the fresh and exciting new musical endeavor of electronic artist Peter Zirbs, whose experimental releases at the crossroads of minimal music, experimental electronics, and electro have earned him much attention in recent years. Drawing inspiration from a wide array of musical luminaries, including Jean-Michel Jarre, Isao Tomita, Soft Cell, Yello, Art of Noise, Philip Glass, and David Bowie, Neograph seeks a mixture of digital jaggedness and emotional motifs. The debut track „Neophilia“ will be released on 31 March and is the prelude to a series of instrumental pieces.


Seismic vibrations alter the ever-changing sonic surfaces of Jana Irmert's new experimental electronic album release "What Happens At Night". Like layers of sediment, sounds are being pushed up from underneath, floating away or sinking back to the bottom. „Irmert’s work swiftly slides from documentary lucidity into the glare of an obsession." (Wire Magazine) Jana Irmert's artistic output takes on various forms – from live performances and multichannel compositions to collaborations with filmmakers and visual artists. In 2019 she received the German Documentary Film Music Award, in 2021 she has been nominated for an Edda Award for her sound design on Jóhann Jóhannsson's film "Last and First Men".

Lil Julez

Completely dedicated to the wonderfully trashy 60s and 90s aesthetic and combined with the current sound of the Gen Z indie movement, the 23-year-old prodigy convinces with his charismatic voice and a golden touch for great melodies. With his singles, he has been listed on numerous radio stations across Europe and also convinces as an exciting live act. Since his strong debut in spring 2022, Lil Julez has been considered a hot insider tip and now underlines his great talent with his widely praised debut album "It Was A Hoax". The album presentation will take place on 30 March at Rhiz, Vienna.



Following the release of his powerful and dark album trilogy "Je suis le Ténébreux" (2016), "Paradise Lost" (2018) and "M" (2020), British avant-garde composer Christopher James Chaplin has unveiled his latest project: "Patriarchs", released in 2022 to critical acclaim. This project is a musical exploration of the Antediluvian patriarchs, from Adam to Noah, and is another captivating and daring work of art that straddles experimental electronic music and the avant-garde. Chaplin has also recently wowed audiences with his live performances and a reworking of this masterpiece - a live album is planned for 2023.