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What to Expect: Waves Vienna 2017

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What to Expect: Waves Vienna 2017

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Vienna’s premier showcase festival takes place from 28-30 September 2017.

If you are looking to find a melting pot of culture and a host of music across the Austrian Capital this year, then you should consider making plans for Waves Vienna, the city’s first club and showcase festival.

The festival shines a spotlight on certain countries each year, with the idea of “East Meets West” for this edition as both Czech Republic and Italy will be the focus of the conference and music line-up.

The Waves Vienna Music Conference will have a focus on the “East Meets West” motto for panel discussions and workshops. Giving a focal point to the topic of females in the music industry, while looking at both music and brand management with a number of international delegates.

Also at the event, located in the courtyard of the fashion school behind the WUK (Severingasse 9), there will be a Craft Beer & Street Food Market with free admission and a live music program.

WUK, the former locomotive factory that is now a premier cultural centre, will be the main space for workshops and gathering throughout the festival. Other venues include the Theatre Schubert, fashion school, and Canisius’s Church in the 9th District of Vienna.

As for tickets, you can get a Festival Pass for €49, with a Daily ticket for Thursday at €18 or a Friday/Saturday one for €22. All are available from www.wavesvienna.com

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Albert af Ekenstam
Folk /

Albert af Ekenstam

“ A melancholic singer/songwriter with a folky post-rock sound. ”

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Birthh
Pop /

Birthh

“ Her voice guides us over fields we wouldn’t otherwise dare cross. ”

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East of My Youth

East of My Youth

“ Images of crystal clear skies and dark Reykjavik nights. ”

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Giungla

Giungla

“ A rough rock girl with a big heart, and powerful songs. ”

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It's The Lipstick On Your Teeth
Electro / Austria

It’s The Lipstick On Your Teeth

“ It’s the lipstick on your teeth. It’s the noise in your guts. It’s the punch in your face. ”

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J.Bernardt
Electro / Belgium

J.Bernardt

“ Compose yourself with the sounds of Chet Faker and Local Natives, you will find the perfect middle in J.Bernardt. ”

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Kiol

Kiol

“ Sometimes smooth, sometimes a little rude, just like the touch of a lover. ”

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Témé Tan
Groove /

Témé Tan

“ A new voice in Belgian music, inspired by travelling the world ”

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View
Hip-hop / Finland

View

“ Dark, foreboding trap-hop with a Nordic flavour ”

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Wandl

Wandl

“ Key producer of Viennese cloud rap/post-swag, buzzing big in Europe with his golden voice and lit beats. ”

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Zeal & Ardor
Metal / Switzerland

Zeal & Ardor

“ Gospel, black-metal. It sounds even better than what you could imagine. ”

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