Schlakks

Style: HIP HOP, FUNK, JAZZ, ELECTRONIC Schlakks from Dortmund runs poetic, party-proven rap for doubting enthusiasts and those who want to become one. In search of the last islands of freedom, he is best known as a live MC. Together with his partners Opek and Razzmatazz, he has demolished countless festival stages and clubs in […]

Music Sun Love: Mo’ Horizons

For twenty years now, Mo‘ Horizons are producing Germany’s hottest blend of club music, bossa, cumbia, jazz and funk. They have released five albums, their songs are represented on more than 500 compilations and they played festivals all over the world, including Playground in Australia, CBT Dance Festival in Brazil, Poolbar Festival in Austria and […]

Animanz

Animanz

Style: Exotica, Psyche, Jazz, Funk, Cumbia, Afro   London-based Animanz and their Congolese singer Juanita Euka: The genre-smashing collective started as a collaborative project between childhood friends Max Rodriguez (guitar), Joshua Brandler (bass) and Marc Goymour (keys) in 2013. Soon after,  Juanita  joined the two, adding an eclectic set of influences to the bands unique […]

Bad Fat

Style: Hip Hop, Brass, Jazz Bad Fat is inspired by the swing of New Orleans Jazz, the musical variety of Don Cherry and the raw energy and political force of Public Enemy alike. Boiling brass sounds, excellent flow and a show that combines highly energetic performance with a lot of fun and a scent of […]

Boca 45

Style: Funk, Soul, Hip Hop, Breaks, Disco   Scott “Boca 45” Hendy is the Bristol UK beatsmith who’s been at the forefront of funky breakbeat music for well over a decade.  Boca is ready to hit the clubs, armed with a heaving box of 7” vinyl. His aim? As it has been on all his […]

Yarah Bravo

Style: Hip-Hop, Jazz, Soul, Dub Yarah embraced music from all over the world to develop her unique flow of soulful, jazzual, intelligent and political hip-hop. She was a founder of super-group One Self (Ninja Tune), front woman of DJ Vadim’s The Soundcatcher Soundsystem (BBE), and shared stages with everyone from Wu Tang Clan, Public Enemy […]

Da Cruz

Style: Worldbeat, Hip Hop, Dub, Baile Funk Brasilian global beat galore! Sao Paulo and Bern are literally worlds apart – but Da Cruz bridges both cities with an extremely danceble, urban mix of afrobeat, dub, baile funk, and hip hop.     Singer Mariana Da Cruz was born and raised in Sao Paulo, s he […]

Freez

Style: Mash-up, Remix, Hip Hop, Trap, MC/Rap Raised  in a alternative community and burning for music since he was 12 years old, Freez founded the famous Munich underground PandaParties ten years ago. Besides DJing, producing,  remixing, and organising concerts and parties, he also startet his own hip hop crew and released his first record in […]

Kraak & Smaak

Style: House, Disco   Since the Dutch producers trio Kraak & Smaak released their first album in 2005, their live band – with drums, bass guitar, keys, dj and a male and female vocalist –has grown into a steady and well-respected force in today’s international club and festival scene, whether the dance, jazz, rock or […]

MF Robots

Style: Funk, Soul, Jazz   M(usic) F(or) Robots were formed in 2016 by Brand New Heavies co-founder, drummer and main songwriter Jan Kincaid and his ‘Heavy’ fellow, vocalist Dawn Joseph, who has sung backing vocals for everyone from Rod Stewart to Phil Collins to Craig David. Together the duo aims to create a brand new […]