OOPUS drops album Folk On Acid - from bagpipes to psychedelic dance beats
Bagpipes, acid synths, runosongs, and psychedelic 120-150bpm dance beats - the second studio album for OOPUS "Folk On Acid" is probably something you've never heard before. The new album is also accompanied by a mesmerising music video for their new track Saunamees (Sauna Man).
Special guests of Placebo concert in Sigulda - Sibyl Vane and Purple Negative
Pärnu residents Sibyl Vane and Rigans Purple Negative have been confirmed as special guests at the sold-out Placebo concert at Sigulda castle ruins on June 22nd.
Fresh single from Estonian experimental artist Kitty Florentine
Estonian ethereal fairy has self-released a debut single "127", which is the first track from her upcoming album coming in autumn 2022.
A lot of us can actually relate to this simple message. In a society, where external shine and seeming success are like a pledge of happiness, to let go of all of the expectations and hopes. To be myself. To be loved, not as a facade, but as myself.
Ewert Sundja releases a very relatable song - "Sing of Me"
Ewert Sundja, lead singer of acclaimed Estonian group Ewert and The Two Dragons, has released a heartfelt and beautiful song called "Sing of Me".
Open call for bands: be the opening act for OneRepublic Baltic shows
Musicians and bands from the Baltics, this is your chance to shine in front of big crowds and surprise OneRepublic fans. Apply for the opening act spot!
Warner Music Live starts operations in Estonia
Live music agency Warner Music Live starts operations in Estonia to contribute to the development of Estonian live artists and help increase their performance opportunities.
New album 'KAEV' by Estonian experimental-blues duo Ringhold
The Estonian experimental-blues duo 'Ringhold' has released their third album ‘KAEV’. In its conceptual meaning, the album dwells to find a light at the end of some worrisome passages.
Frankie Animal release an extraordinary album "Party Alone"
Frankie Animal release a special, 4 dimensional album "Party Alone" offering a playlist with lyric videos, instrumental version of the full album and the commentary by the band members.
#showthelove playlist of all-time fave love songs
We asked Baltic musicians and our followers to share their favourite love songs. The result - #showthelove playlist. Listen!
Citi Zēni, Monika Liu and Stefan represents Baltics in Eurovision Song Contest
On Saturday evening, all three Baltic countries - Latvia, Lithuania, and Estonia - held the finals of the national preselections for the Eurovision Song Contest 2022 and selected the winners to perform in Turin, Italy.
Estonian Music Awards 2022 winners are here
The winners of the biggest event celebrating Estonian music - Estonian Music Awards 2022 - have been revealed on 26 January 2022 at the Estonian Music Awards Gala event. The most nominated artists this year were NOËP - 6 categories and 5Miinust - 4 categories. But who came out on top as the winners?
Semifinalists for Estonia's national Eurovision selection revealed
Estonia has selected 20 semifinalists to compete on "Eesti Laul 2022" for the ticket to Eurovision Song Contest 2022 in Turin, Italy.
NOËP talks "No Man is an Island" and shares a wish for 2022
Sincere, fun and deep conversation with NOËP! Find out more about his latest album "No Man is an Island", get an insight in artist's daily life and his wish for 2022!
Giro de Vida is the love story between two girls who fall in love unexpectedly. The song is about passion and a magical bond between two souls.
“Giro de Vida” love story from Estonia-based Cuban singer Rosa Cruz
Cuban Artist, Rosa Cruz, shares her new single & music video “Giro de Vida” and announces her new album release date
Spot on look at environmental concerns in the new NOËP music video
NOËP - KIDS ft. Emily Roberts funky and ironic music video raises awareness of ecological and environmental issues
Pacific K Releases New Solo EP ‘Light Variations’
Test this one! The new “Light Variations EP” is out on July 30, gathering 4 solo variations of the band’s songs.
Ieva Irbina Talks Organising Festivals In The ‘New Normal’
'CAN! BE!' Festival organiser Ieva Irbina talks the upcoming festival and its lineup, the process of organising events in the 'new normal' as well as being the spokesperson for the Event and Entertainment Industry in Latvia during the Pandemic and future of events as such.
‘CAN! BE!’ Festival Without Distance In Riga, July 30-31
‘CAN! BE!’ Festival organiser Ieva Irbina talks the upcoming festival and its lineup, the process of organising events in the ‘new normal’ as well as being the spokesperson for the Event and Entertainment Industry in Latvia during the Pandemic and future of events as such.
The Choral Music Opus ‘Overwhelmed On The Shore’ Premiere
The choral music opus by Kristaps Krievkalns and Kārlis Kazāks “Overwhelmed on the Shore” (LV – “Krastā saviļņots”) premiered on Saulkrasti beach.
Andreas Poom Joins 'Smuuv Records' and Releases 'Coffee Shop'
Estonian artist Andreas Poom has started a partnership with Smuuv Records and releases a new single "Coffee Shop".
Ovum Released The Second Taran & Lomov EP
After their Ovum Recordings debut last August the Latvian production and DJ duo Taran & Lomov makes a return to the legendary imprint this July.
Second Osokin’s Music Festival Takes Place Already This Week
The second “Osokin’s Freedom Festival @152” will take place in Riga from July 7 to 11, during which favorite Latvian artists will perform in nine concerts with special concert programs.
Estonia’s Most Exciting Culture Festival Võnge Already This Weekend, July 2-3
Despite the strange times, the traveling cultural festival Võnge will be taking place this summer on the 2nd and 3rd of July in the Terva Parish, Soglemegi, at the location of the future Mulgi Adventure Center.
Positivus Festival Postponed To 2022
Once again, summer without Positivus festival. Due to the lasting Covid-19 pandemic, the festival still cannot take place in 2021.
Jake Bugg Will Perform In The Palladium Riga Concert Hall In 2022
Sold out concerts, prestigious nominations, countless No. 1 hits, and here he will be, for the first time in Latvia, on May 6 next year, English musician Jake Bugg will perform in the Palladium concert hall.
Ed Sheeran Releases His Brand-New Single And Video ‘Bad Habits’
Ed Sheeran officially returns with his new single ‘Bad Habits’ , which is joined by the Dave Meyers-directed official video
Pink Fluids Releases Song ‘Salty Beaches’
he new psychedelic rock band “Pink Fluids” release their song “Salty Beaches” along with a video clip. This is the first single from the upcoming album “A Quick One Before The Mantis Gets You”.
Latvian Singer Estere Releases Her Debut Single
In the beginning of June young Latvian singer ESTERE (Estere Tauriņa) presented her debut single “Viena diena bez Tevis” (“One Day Without You”). The song is a favorite of the singer, created in a summer mood, and could be compared to warm summer evenings and nostalgic memories of the people whom they were once spent with.
Tallinn Music Week 2021 Conference Key Topics and First Speakers Revealed
The Creative Impact Conference, taking place within the international music and city festival Tallinn Music Week (TMW) on 1 – 2 October 2021, focuses on the importance of a strong local music ecosystem as well as solid global networks.
New Single ‘Differences’ From Estonian Artist Noëp
‘Differences’ is the first single from NOËP’s forthcoming debut album, released via Humming Records and Warner Music Baltics.
Eurovision Winners ‘Måneskin’ Set a Record And Conquer the Global Streaming Top
After a convincing performance and victory in the Eurovision Song Contest, the Italian band’s “Måneskin” song “Zitti e Buoni” takes ninth place in the global chart of Spotify, the most popular music streaming platform.
Novus Music Incubator Goes Baltic: July 13 – August 31, 2021
NOVUS Music Incubator is a platform for talented musicians, singers and music groups.
Event Industry Professionals Issue An Open Petition For Eu Authority Wearelive.Pro
Representatives of 16 associations from 14 countries from Central-Northern Europe developed a platform for event organizers and appealed to European Parliament with demand of the Inclusion of event industry representatives in the European Economy Commissions.
It’s a song about feelings that makes us human, those feelings which can literally bend our reality.
Musician Taurud Releases His Debut Single ‘I Keep Loving You’
Taurud is a musician from Jūrmala, Latvia, who draws his creative inspiration in the music capital – Manchester.
Musician Rick Feds Releases Second Single From the Upcoming Album
Musician Rick Feds releases the second single “Crickets”, which was made in collaboration with singer Annemaria, and surprises with an unusual sound for Latvia.
Chris Noah Releases Video For The Single ‘The Line’
Latvian singer and song writer Chris Noah releases video for the single “The Line” (released on January 2020) that has already gained recognition amongst radio stations and reached the 14th place in the overall top of Latvian radio stations’ most played songs.