We've already informed you a while ago that the DENOVALI SWINGFEST ESSEN
gets two cute siblings in 2013: DENOVALI SWINGFEST LONDON
. All details regarding the London edition are available in this newsletter:TICKET PREORDER
From now on you can preorder your ticket for the London edition happening on April 20 and 21 2013 at Scala, Loonon. The price is 28 Pounds (34 Euro) for a Saturday ticket, 28 Pounds (34 Euro) for a Saturday ticket and 56 Pounds (68 Euro) for a festival ticket (due to the high production costs of this Swingfest event there will be no discounted tickets for both days unfortunately). You can order your ticket via www.denovali.com/swingfest
- we have a limited number of discounted early bird tickets available.LINEUP SWINGFEST LONDON 2013
The 2013 London edition of the festival will feature 14 artists. Their sets will - as always - be as long as a proper club concert. We'll announce the last artist for day one in the course of January.
Saturday April 20 – Scala London
- Bersarin Quartett (GER)
- Maybeshewill (UK)
- Fennesz (A)
- Omega Massif (GER)
- Petrels (UK)
- The Pirate Ship Quintet (UK)
Sunday April 21 – Scala London
- William Basinski (USA)
- Poppy Ackroyd (UK)
- Thomas Köner (GER)
- Greg Haines (UK)
- James Blackshaw (UK)
- Carlos Cipa (GER)
- Talvihorros (UK)
More details like free download tracks, accomodation suggestions etc. will follow in the next weeks. We hope you like the lineup.
Thanks a lot for your support.
DenovaliDENOVALI WORLD WIDE WEBwww.denovali.com www.denovali.com/mailorder www.denovali.com/mp3shop www.denovali.com/distribution www.denovali.com/booking www.denovali.com/swingfestwww.facebook.com/denovalirecords www.twitter.com/denovaliwww.soundcloud.com/denovaliwww.youtube.com/user/denovalirecordswww.myspace.com/denovaliSATURDAY APRIL 20 – SCALA LONDONTBA
:::Bersarin Quartett (GER)
::: references to Stars Of The Lid, Ulver's Perdition City and Cinematic Orchestra are fully justified
::: listen: www.denovali.com/bersarinquartettMaybeshewill (UK)
::: "instrumental, atmospheric, noisy brilliance that gets right inside the battered crevices of your skull and pounds on the sides" (nme)
::: listen: www.maybeshewill.netFennesz (A)
::: "flood of symphonic guitar and electronics overwhelms the mix and we're reintroduced to the signature sound world that's unique to this man's music - he's one of the most imitated electronic artists out there" (boomkat)
::: listen: www.fennesz.comOmega Massif (GER)
::: instrumental mountainmetal
::: listen: www.denovali.com/omegamassifPetrels (UK)
::: It is a swirling cataract of a record, a deluge o beautiful noise and crushing melody, which ebbs and flows beneath the surface"
::: listen: www.denovali.com/petrelsThe Pirate Ship Quintet (UK)
::: moving through the richly melodic foundations of contemporary classical and minimalist rock
::: listen: www.denovali.com/thepirateshipquintetSUNDAY APRIL 21 – SCALA LONDONWilliam Basinski (USA)
::: "His haunting and melancholy soundscapes explore the temporal nature of life, resounding with the reverberations of memory and the mystery of time."
::: listen: www.mmlxii.comPoppy Ackroyd (UK)
::: delicate, intricate and beautifully atmospheric music, a result of manipulating and multi-tracking sounds from violin and piano
::: listen: www.denovali.com/poppyackroydThomas Köner (GER)
::: Over his long, much celebrated career, he has worked on several distinguished installation works, sound art and minimal soundscapes. At the Swingfest he will present a mixture of sounds and video performance.
::: listen: www.denovali.com/thomaskonerGreg Haines (UK)
::: berlin based english composer
::: "This is music to fall into and let it embrace your heart and soul. Be warmed and sadden by its slow unfolding beauty and grace."
::: listen: www.denovali.com/greghainesJames Blackshaw (UK)
::: "phenomenally gifted musician and that his restless ambition drives him to continually redefine his sound" (pitchfork)
::: listen: www.jamesblackshaw.comCarlos Cipa (GER)
::: Influenced by Eric Satie and Claude Debussy his piano music impresses particularly because of its intensity and great attention to detail
::: listen: www.denovali.com/carloscipaTalvihorros (UK)
::: Talvihorros is London based composer Ben Chatwin’s study of guitar and electronics home-made and vintage electronic equipment are used to loop, process and manipulate improvised material into dense and dark sound collages.
::: listen: www.denovali.com/talvihorros