Strong Swiss Presence at the Transmusicales de Rennes 3 – 7 December 2014

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Strong Swiss Presence at the Transmusicales de Rennes  3 – 7 December 2014

Swiss Music Export, in partnership with Fondation CMA and Opération Iceberg, are presenting three Swiss artists at this year’s edition of the Transmusicales de Rennes under the “Focus International” banner at the 450 capacity L’Ubu venue next to the Theatre National de Bretagne. The featured artists are Verveine, Puts Marie and Pablo Nouvelle. Before the […]

Eurosonic Noorderslag Festival, Groningen – 14 – 17 January 2015

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Eurosonic Noorderslag Festival, Groningen –  14 – 17 January 2015

The new year begins with a bang and another great festival, the Eurosonic Noorderslag Festival in Groningen, now in its 29th edition. Swiss Music Export will be strongly represented this year, showcasing no fewer than five acts: Hell’s Kitchen Klaus Johann Grobe Orchestre Tout Puissant Marcel Duchamp Puts Marie Yokko More information in next month’s […]

Mark the date: m4music, Zurich & Lausanne 26 – 28 March 2015

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Mark the date:  m4music, Zurich & Lausanne 26 – 28 March 2015

Preparations are in full swing for the next edition of the m4music conference/festival in spring. Already confirmed is the traditional and highly popular Swiss Music Export “Business Mixer” brunch on Saturday 28 March at Moods im Schiffbau. As ever, admission will be by invitation only. The organisers of m4music, meanwhile, have confirmed the first acts […]

10 Swiss bands at THE END Festival, London 20 – 23 November

Posted by on Okt 31, 2014
10 Swiss bands at THE END Festival, London 20 – 23 November

The North London area of Crouch End with its old-fashioned pubs and cosy cafés has traditionally been the home of many artists of all kinds. It is the perfect setting for one of the more stylish music festivals in London. Newly extended to four days and taking place in seven different venues, the End Festival […]

Anna Aaron – Polar – The Animen @ Two Gentlemen Label Night – Les Trois Baudets Paris – 4 November 2014

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Anna Aaron – Polar – The Animen @ Two Gentlemen Label Night – Les Trois Baudets Paris – 4 November 2014

Two Gentlemen, one of the most important and successful independent Swiss record labels, are presenting their own label night at Les Trois Baudets venue in Paris. Tuesday 4 November 2014 – 20:00h Anna Aaron, the Animen, Polar Les Trois Baudets, 64 Boulevard de Clichy, Paris 18 Founded in 2000 in Lausanne, Two Gentlemen in the […]

END to embark on their next tour of Germany

Posted by on Okt 31, 2014
END to embark on their next tour of Germany

The Basel-based left-field rock quintet END are rounding off a busy year with another tour of Germany. They will be supporting British band The Boxer Rebellion on six dates. END released their debut album “People of the Stream’s Mouth” in spring, garnering excellent reviews and, in May, earning them the honour of featuring as “best […]

Olivia Pedroli supports album release with dates in Germany

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Olivia Pedroli supports album release with dates in Germany

Olivia Pedroli’s fourth album, “A Thin Line”, was released on 3 October on Cristal Records. Distribution is by Sony in France and by Harmonia Mundi in the rest of Europe. To support the release, the classically-trained singer will be playing a handful of concerts in Switzerland as well as several dates in Germany. “A Thin […]

New album from Navel

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New album from Navel

30 October saw the release of Navel’s fourth album. In their ten years of existence, guitarist and singer Jari Altermatt’s fearsomely energetic quartet of rock renegades have become one of the most widely travelled bands in Switzerland. Having supported Queens of the Stone Age on the German leg of their world tour, Navel have long […]

Bitch Queens with new album

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Bitch Queens with new album

“Kill Your Friends” is the charming title of the latest album by Bitch Queens from Basel. It was released on 31 October 2014 by LuxNoise Records in Europe and Strange Magic Records in the USA on CD, download and coloured vinyl. The quartet have been touring the world since 2008. They describe their high octane […]

Bastian Baker dates in Japan

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Bastian Baker dates in Japan

Bastian Baker, the young singer/songwriter from Lausanne, is finishing off his year in style. After concerts in Vienna and Brussels at the beginning of November he will be flying off to Japan for shows in Osaka, Nagoya, Tokyo and Kawazaki. Returning to Europe, he has lined up five more shows in Germany. Leading up to […]

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