Local Blood aim for purpose in music & look on Lithuania in 90s in their album "Loverman"
Šarūnas, the lead singer of Lithuanian band Local Blood, shared the band's journey - from love for Arctic Monkeys, struggling to find purpose to their latest album "Loverman", which looks at crossing boundaries, crime and raises important questions.
Post punk band Local Blood unveils criminal romance in "Loverman"
The new eight-song album “Loverman” is band’s another step forward, after last year’s successful album “Dystopian Disco”. Listen & watch interview.
Monikaze unveils album "Weakness"
Lithuania's versatile avant-pop composer and performer Monikaze presents her latest work - the album "Weakness."
Discover "QQ": The debut album from punktò
Jonas Šarkus artistic project punktò celebrated a noteworthy achievement as it launched its debut album, "QQ" in collaboration with the record label "Isla to Isla". This marks a significant milestone for the audiovisual venture that emerged just a year ago.
Join RIGaLIVE #9 songwriting camp - apply now
The ninth session of RIGaLIVE will be taking place in the vibrant city of Riga from November 7th to 9th, and it promises to be an inspiring journey into the world of music creation, with a special focus on music synchronization. Read more...
INGAJA drops new single "Eyes are loud" - a glimpse of upcoming album
INGAJA has released her latest single "Eyes are loud," a dreamy electronic track that showcases what to expect from the album.
Monika Linkytė to represent Lithuania in ESC with a song co-produced by Latvian artists
With exact amount on points between Rūta Mur and Monika Linkytė, the jury panel made the final choice of choosing Monika as representative of Lithuania in Eurovision Song Contest.
Lithuanians Deeper Upper celebrate love with a new single & concert
The Vilnius-based indie rock band, Deeper Upper, is celebrating Valentine's Day with the release of their latest single, "Love Me."
dargana delivers folk & nature inspired single and video
Lithuanian indie soul music band dargana presents a new single and video "Nerija" in collaboration with Sapiens Music.
ba. mocks pseudo-artists in their new single and video
Lithuanian rockers "ba." has a Christmas present for you - a new single “Pažadai” (eng. - “Promises”) from their latest album “NAUTO". Listen...
Truly energetic “Lovesong” by Lithuanian post punk band Local Blood
In their new single, you can catch the first glimpse of the band's new creative phase, in which they delve deeper into more intimate topics.
Ministry of Echology goes beyond reggae in album "HORIZON"
With many tours and three hit albums behind them, Ministry of Echology created the sound of their fourth album and invites you to album presentation concerts.
Rock band 'ba.' releases album inspired by stormy seas
The popularity wave of Lithuanian rockers 'ba.' continues to rise. In addition to performing the biggest rock concert in Vingis park for a local band since the 90s and signing with Sony Music, the band has finally released their new album, 'NAUTO'.
Irena Upė releases her second album - expression of transformational journey
From dark ethnic pop to the new age, from folktronica to ambient sound - Irena Upė, a Lithuanian alternative singer, performer, and producer, has recently shared her second album Upė (The river).
Prior to historical event for the band - ba. drops new music
Just a week before the biggest concert in the band‘s history, which will be held on June 11th in the largest park of Lithuania’s capital Vilnius, ba. released another musical gem called "Purvo Gerkle".
Lithuanian alternative music band Monkey Tank releases controversial song and video
From 90’s rock vibrations to modern rock and unexpected musical combinations, the “Monkey Tank” band manages to join everything into a solid musical experience, and invites their listeners to enjoy their latest song “Death By Jesus”.
Dance and artsy avant-garde feel in Lithuanian artist's punktò debut single and music video
Jonas Šarkus, a Lithuanian actor and member of the well-known group "Solo Ensemble," has made his debut in the new project "punktò", by releasing the single "Not Things," - a playful dance music composition inspired by lo-fi, synth-pop, disco, minimal wave genres, and a sense of avant-garde, accompanied by an artsy, theatre-inspired music video.
300 Lithuanians unite in song with Ukrainian singer
Ukrainian singer Elizaveta performs a now-viral Ukrainian folk song with 300 Lithuanians to draw attention to the ongoing war and suffering of the Ukrainian people, as well as to send strength to her family and country.
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!
INGAJA invites to nurture the inner growth in a new music video for "Look Up"
A music video for the song "Look Up" by Lithuanian singer-songwriter INGAJA is out to nurture your inner growth.
#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.
Justinas Jarutis and THE ROOP take home the most prizes at M.A.M.A. awards 2021 in Lithuania
On Friday evening, the winners of Lithuania's annual music awards ceremony - M.A.M.A. awards 2021, were announced at Žalgiris Arena in Kaunas. The 11th awards ceremony was a true celebration, with spectacular performances, the best music in the country, genius emotions from the artists receiving the awards, uplifting energy from the hosts and the return of the legendary band Dinamika.
Lithuania's Eurovision 2022 semifinalists announced
18 songs move to Lithuania's national Eurovision Song Contest 2022 selection “Pabandom iš naujo 2022” semi-finals.
I believe every person listening to the song will find themselves in it, as the song talks about betrayal, shattered illusions and that someone's actions will always tell you everything you need to know.
Latvian Pacific K and Lithuanian Ingaja collaborate and release song "Bullet"
"Bullet" combines deep indie sounds, a minimalistic, yet driving beat, lush guitars and both of their vocals which blend together very naturally and seamlessly.
DAIVA's new song "Hide from me" - soulful treasure from the deep
Lithuanian singer Daiva releases a new song and creates a dreamy experience in a music video
Antidote exclusive - Monikaze ft. St. Christopher Chamber Orchestra perform at power plant
Filmed in Vilnius Combined Heat and Power Plant, a carefully selected location to highlight the core idea of the piece: a struggling human in the noisy modern world. Surrounded by a maze of industrial pipes, lights, and ladders, Monikaze tells the story in 8 tracks each reflecting a different stage of a journey towards the deadline.
The Roop is back with a brand new song "Ohmygodable"
Following Lithuanian record-breaking and globally widely streamed hit “Discoteque” , Eurovision phenomenon, dance-rock / pop band The Roop releases a new song and video “Ohmygodable”
ansis concert at Mežaparks Green Theatre coming soon
Latvian hip-hop artist ansis will perform at Mežaparks Green Theatre on 19th of August. The concert will be largely dedicated to the album “Lielā māksla” (eng. Great Art) released in the autumn and this will be the first opportunity to experience it live. The concert will be warmed up by rolands če.
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.
The Boondocks Trade Indie-Rock For Punk
The Boondocks‘ new single “Whatever You Said Went Over My Head” signals the beginning of a new chapter in the indie band’s discography.
New Music Festival ‘Vasara Kaune 2021’ - ‘Summer In Kaunas 2021’
New music festival “VASARA KAUNE 2021” (ENG – “SUMMER IN KAUNAS 2021”) will betaking place at one of the most beautiful places in Lithuania – the VMU Botanical Garden on August 17-22.
Music Festival ‘Enkurfests’ Returns With Its Second Edition
The second edition of “Enkurfests”, currently the only city-based music festival in Riga, Latvia, takes place on Saturday, July 10th.
Rabenau and Katrina Gupalo Release A Psychedelic Music Video
Electronical music producer Reinis Rabenau and singer Katrina Gupalo have teamed up to create a mind-bending new music video for the electropop single “I Can I Can I Can”.
I am proud of how many wonderful Latvian musicians have been nominated for this award, which once again proves that Latvia is truly a world music superpower!
Pianist Andrejs Osokins Nominated For The Prestigious German Classical Music Award
On June 4 the nominees for the prestigious German classical music recording award Opus Klassik were announced, among which Latvian pianist Andrejs Osokins had four nominations.
Lithuanian Artists Justinas Jarutis and Jessica Shy Release a Joint Single
Lithuanian artists Justinas Jarutis and Jessica Shy present a joint single and video ‘Alright’.
Estonian Artists Fredi and Gram-Of-Fun Release a Joint Single ‘LA’
Estonian soul/funk supergroup GRAM-OF-FUN joined forces with an acclaimed young songwriter/producer Fredi to release their latest single “LA”.
‘Daddy Was A Milkman’ Releases New Song For This Summer
One of the most popular Lithuanian artists ‘Daddy Was A Milkman” presents new song ‘Innocent Town’ filled with warmth and sunshine of the upcoming summer!