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Waves Vienna 2012: Preview

It’s autumn, and festival season is close to being over. After all, who wants to freeze to death while waiting for a band to come on stage? For the music industry, it’s now showcase season: with conferences, speed meetings and interviews, and special shows sometimes in bizarre locations, the atmosphere tends to be more relaxed […]

From Austrian Math-Rock to Eastern New Wave: Waves Festival, Day two

Thursday is the official opening day for most visitors, and the venues are likely to be packed; I plan ahead by getting to the club early. Flex is a venue sandwiched between the Danube channel and a subway line, a venue that smells of stale beer and looks very underground. It’s still early; finding yourself […]

Waves Festival: Kick-Off Preview

When the radio went on this morning, I growled and grumbled and then remembered: today is Waves opening day! I’ve been looking forward to this for a good month, even more so in the last week after finding out that with my pass, I get to attend the wonderful opening concert of Soap&Skin, whom I […]