Crafters of Nu-jazz, retro, soul, urban, Moonlight Breakfast think that their music style can be best characterized by fun. A style that managed to make then stand out on international stages, where they played in front of over 35,000 people at once. So far, they had concerts in Texas, England, Japan and started a tour in Europe in April.
They say that the secret of success is to do what you feel and to be honest. These two ingredients made their fan base become consistent and loyal.
Recently, they moved to Vienna and are constantly travelling from Austria to Romania, the countries where Moonlight Breakfast has become a trendsetter in terms of new sounds and novel shows.
They released their first album ``Shout`` in 2014, welcomed by both Romanian and European fans. Two years later, in 2016, they released their second album ``TIME,`` which benefited from a double release: in Bucharest and Vienna. Recently, Moonlight Breakfast launched the „Bonjour” teaser, as a support of the Green Peace fight against deforestation. The teaser will be screened at the Pelicam International Film Festival, Tulcea.
In 2012, Grimus was the only Romanian band invited to play at 3 major European festivals: Rock For People in the Czech Republic, Exit Festival in Serbia, and Sziget Festival in Hungary. Also, they attended Eurosonic festival in Holland, Arezzo Wave in Italy and Vienna Waves in Austria, as well as the Saarang Festival in Chennai-India.
In 2014, one of their songs, Selfie, gets on the movie soundtrack with the same name.
Grimus craftsmen opened the Queen and Adam Lambert concert in 2016, in Bucharest.
Over time, Grimus shared the scene with Red Hot Chili Peppers, Moby, Motorhead, Kasabian, Prodigy, Eros Ramazzotti, Garbage, Placebo, Roxette, Hurts, Deep Purple, and Sir Salman Rushdie.
Grimus is: Bogdan Mezofi - voice, Valentin Rauca - guitar, voice, Cristian Csapo-Martinescu - guitar, Kiss Lehel - keyboards, Titus Vadan - bass, Turi Gabor – drums
Clearly, Amalia Gaita & The Band are a festival must see!
He shared the stage with international names like Adam Freeland, Qbert, Deekline, Freestylers, Patrice, Dreadzone, Andy Smith, Ollie Teeba (Herbaliser), DJ MK (Roots Manuva), General Levy, Killa Kella, JFB, Ed 209, Kid Fresh & Ra K, J - Bass, Joe Le Groove, DJAZ, Africa Islam, JourneyMan Psycho - Freud, Subfocus, Technical Itch, DJ Ink, Temper D, Darko Stepic, C4C and many others; working with virtually all relevant DJs in Romania as well.
Since 2002 he was also a frequent choice for sports related events. Regardless of the seazon, he managed to hype the riders to the limit within memorable events, out of which we'll mention: RedBull Flug Tag, RedBull Freakstyle, Burn Bowl Roackers, Burn X Casino, Burn Photo Raid, Mountain Dew CitySlide, Mountain Dew UrbanFest, Sprite Aggresive Inline Tour, Freeride Camps, Jib Contents and other snowboard, skate & bmx events.
In his case, UFe manifests himself as an explosion of diverse musical influences and genres that create a unique style which resists easy categorization. From the ancestral rhythms of Africa and the tropical sounds of Latin America, to the jazz and funk breaks that made the foundation of hip hop, plus some of the electronic music currently enjoying a vogue, many elements have helped shape his style into an admirably eclectic music.
He blends this vastly diversified repertoire into his own sound and expresses it into his own idiom with imaginative synthesis that makes the listening a vigorous and exciting experience.
UFe is also an accomplished producer, experiments with percussion and is currenly inloved in live projects such as Kosmic Blues and Groove Hug.
promissing appearence for the music scene. The project took birth last year, already
having a rich live touring experience, announcing gigs for important summer festivals
Otherside succeed to combine chill, introspective moments with an adventurous
exploration of the sound textures and an energy worthy of any serious dance floor. The first album is called „Neverending”.
Romanians by birth, international through their shows, the music crafters from GOLAN found the perfect balance betwheen electronic and acoustic music in 2014. Since then, their original sound and shows made them stand out at some of the largest festivals in Europe, such as: Szighet, Open`er Festival, United Islands of Prague, Fete de l'Europe, Frequency festival, Burg Clam Festival, Eurosonic.
They have over 100 shows each year, went on an European tour with Parov Stelar, performed in the opening of the Kings of Leon concert in Bucharest, and Roisin Murphy - Vienna and Bucharest.
Golan are the first niche band in Romania with two memorable sold outs: an album sold out entirely at the launching event and a sold out event at Arenele Romane.
GOLAN have a ``perfectly fermented`` maturity and a perfect balance of sound, achieved through a perfect blend of instruments, vocal, sampling and DJ-ing . Keyboards, guitar and bass guitar, percussion, flute and trumpet build the most original musical effects at every show of the band.
With two active EPs and an album to appear, GOLAN can boast that they are one of the most appreciated electro pop music bands in Romania and Europe.
At the Craft Art TM -International Beer Festival (Aug. 17-19, Roses Park), you can see the full band: Alex (keyboard, flute, trumpet), Florian (guitar, bass, synth), Iulian (tobe) percussion) and Mihai (vocal, live sampling Dj).