The last photo report from the rock festival Pīlādzis 2012 that took place in small town Stelpe on 28th and 29th June. Lavian turbo folk band (that’s how they call themselves) Oranzas Brivdienas (Orange Holidays) was the band that finally got the crowd moving on the first day of the festival.
Photos from Crow Mother band performance at Pīlādzis 2012 rock festival on 29th June. Read more>
This was already the third year for relatively new festival – Pīlādzis – in Latvian summer festival season schedule. Every year Pīlādzis rock-festival surprises me by two things – amazingly high quality stages and music equipment and suprisingly low attendence. This year it seemed that situation had improved a bit – but still there is a lot more place for summer festival fans to come and have really good party. Anyway – it was nice kick start for the summer festival season considering the fact that Piladzis is the forst music festival for this summer in Latvia. Read more>
Last Thursday on 28th of June musician Louie Fontaine and band Starlight Searchers gave a concert inRiga, Nabaklab to present Fontaine’s newest album Buried and Blessed. Album includes 13 songs, written in three year period from 2009 to 2012. Read more>
On 20th of June heavy metal big shots from USA – Mastodon – were playing in Palladium concert hall in Riga, warmed up by two Latvian metal bands – Soundarcade and Sia Radikal. Read more>
Photos from emotionally enriching concert of darkly humorous band The Tiger Lillies at Palladium concert hall. No long description and concert review for this time – you had to be there to enjoy the fantastic atmosphere of improvised performance of this amazing trio Read more>