ABBA Return With New Singles and a Revolutionary Concert Experience
It’s been a while since we made music together. Almost 40 years, actually. We took a break in the spring of 1982 and now we’ve decided it’s time to end it.
‘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.
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.
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.
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.
Sume Festival In Tallinn, July 2-3
This Friday & Saturday, from July 2 – 3, the SUME Festival will finally take place in Tallinn, Estonia!
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.
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
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”.
Maisie Peters Signs To Ed Sheeran’s Gingerbread Man Records
Maisie Peters is thrilled to announce that she has signed to Ed Sheeran’s Gingerbread Man Records, and will be releasing her debut album, ‘You Signed Up For This’, on August 27 (pre-order here).
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 Musician Reinis Jaunais Invites To Enjoy ‘Dance Epidemic’
Reinis Jaunais, together with featuring artists, released a new music video for their song Dance Epidemic. The video is directed by Reinis’ wife Laima Jaunā. Reinis describes the filming process: ”It was lots of fun filming and walking around various places and different hoods in Riga
Riga International Film Festival Announces The First Films
The eighth Riga International Film Festival (RIGA IFF) will take place on 14-24 October this year. The festival invites audiences and filmmakers to a carefully curated selection of exceptional and current films, and continues to enhance the northern European cultural space by developing an internationally recognised cinema event in Latvia.
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.
Meet The Young Estonian Talent – Karl Killing
Estonian artist’s Karl Killing‘s latest song “powerless”, released on June 4, is the debut of the musician within Warner Music Baltics.
Estonian ‘Gram-Of-Fun’ Release New Single ‘Halo’
Gram-Of-Fun featuring HUEBYE “Halo” is about maintaining loving communication in the final stages of a relationship. The title of the song emphasizes the desire to end the relationship while maintaining good energy between the partners even if the relationship doesn’t last.
Estonian Artist Yasmyn Releases Her Second Studio Album
YASMYN’s new studio album, released on the 26th of May by Estonian label TIKS rekords, is a mixture of neo-soul and alternative R&B.
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.
Lithuanian Superstar DJ Jovani Releases Single ‘Be Right Back’
Lithuanian top DJ Jovani released his first single via Warner Music Baltics a nostalgic summer dance track called “Be Right Back”.
Novus Music Incubator Goes Baltic: July 13 – August 31, 2021
NOVUS Music Incubator is a platform for talented musicians, singers and music groups.
Tallinn Music Week Will Take Place In Autumn
Initially planned for June, the international music and city festival Tallinn Music Week (TMW) will take place in autumn. The new dates for the festival are 29 September – 3 October.
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.
New Release ‘Good Girl’ From Latvian-Dutch Artist ANNNA
‘Good Girl’ is an energetic, nostalgic dance track by the Russian producer LØREAN and the upcoming Dutch/Latvian artist ANNNA.
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.
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’.
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.
Latvian-Dutch Artist ANNNA Releases New Single and Video
Let me take you back to high school: you walk into a classroom and the first thing you see is a bunch of cool kids sniggering at you. They are all wearing shiny bright new Nike sneakers, while there you are in your brother’s beat-up old trainers, riddled with holes. That’s when you get that sinking feeling, when ‘things’ and ‘fitting in’ matter: that’s “SILVER SPOONS”.
Electronic Trio ‘Bandmaster’ Release a New Song After 3 Year Hiatus
Latvian electronic trio “Bandmaster” shares new single “I Might Get High Tonight”.
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”.
Lithuanian Artist Ingaja Releases New Single From the Upcoming Album
Lithuanian singer’s-songwriter’s INGAJA music deftly combines deep, dark, lush and full of immeasurable sadness energy, acoustic rock melodies and tender ambient soundscapes. Song lyrics center around self discovery, honesty, humility and memory reclaiming. INGAJA’s downhearted lyrics and atmospheric tones make your mind race and time stop.
Guitarist Gints Smukais Releases New Single And Invites To Concert
Gints Smukais presents the first single “Thaw” from his upcoming album “Thaw” / “Atkusnis” and invites to the open-air album opening concert on July 31 that will be taking place on a floating stage on the Raiskums Lake in the territory of camping “Apaļkalns”.
Mellow-Pop Songstress PYØR Reinvents Herself In The New Single
Festival goers will remember PYØR and her raspy yet sharp signature vocal from Positivus festival where she performed in the year 2016 when she was only 17 years young. But don’t let her young age fool you, she has been invested in music since she was a kid.
Jovani and Justinas Jarutis Release New Summer Hit ‘Crazy’
Lithuanian artists Jonas Nainys, also known as DJ Jovani, and singer Justinas Jarutis present their latest collaboration – single and video ‘CRAZY’.
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.
‘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!
Trad.Attack! ’Make Your Move’ New Album Out Now
Trad.Attack! released the most meticulous album of their career so far.
Scandinavian Rising Star Tomi Saario Releases New Single
The latest exciting Scandinavian export set to take the world by storm, 2020 sees Tomi Saarioprimed to share his songs with the world.
Erica Jennings Releases Her New Single 'Jumped Right In'
“It’s about how we humans have this beautiful and sometimes painful tendency to dive into things head first, straight in the deep end, especially when it comes to love.
Kris & Oz and Phonetica Release Single on The King Street Sounds Label
“Changes”, the single produced by Latvian indie-soul band Kris & Oz and deep house project Phonetica, last Friday dropped on the legendary King Street Sounds in New York.