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Lena Willikens: Cryptic Corner Series
Right in the middle of melancholic Lithuanian autumn Opium Club surprises us with an announcement of a new resident DJ they are going to host. As our eyes flash with excitement we learn that Lena Willikens is going to be a regular..
Nachtdigital 2019, Golden Hours And Last Goodbye
This will have been my first and last experience of Nachtdigital. Of course, I knew about the festival for a few years, thanks to my friend and colleague Thomas, expressing so well the beauty of it all. However, I was far from ima..
Who Is Hiding Behind Jean-Luc?
Four psychosomatic weirdos - as Low Bat would say - just released an EP called “Jean-Luc”. Who is Jean-Luc? That moody yet dreamy punk standing near the bar in Berlin’s arkaoda? Those, who were following Knekelhuis lately, h..
Parallel Cityscapes By Alfavilnius 2019
Alfavilnius strikes again one more year. Known as a festival of parallel Vilnius, it depicts the meaning and the purpose surprisingly well and counts its third stepping into the field of city’s events you s..
New Split EP by Gil. Barte and LostSoundBytes
Discos Del Quebranto, a sub-label by Brokntoys will be dropping a 5 track split EP by Gil.Barte and LostSoundBytes on 18th February. A hypno-industrial release is divided into two parts featuring two strong and authentic charact..
In Search of Lost Records With Nosedrip
Nosedrip should be remarked, in a tone tinged with gratitude - he is one of the best diggers around, returning loads of extraordinary discoveries back to our world. We are thrilled by the hidden treasures this Belgian shares on NT..
Calypso’s Favourite Picks Of 2018
We spent the last 10 prolific months growing our independent media platform and sharing with you the highlights of the underground music scene we\'re all in. We\'ve listened to what you\'ve listened and you\'ve listened to what we..
Three Decades Of Frak Music
Already introduced on Calypso Sessions, this time Frak comes back to us with a short chat about the different angles of creativity that a project has experienced trough many years of activity. Frak, a band of three men - Johan, Ja..
Fused Electronic Obscurities Of Khidja
Roman duet, Andrei Rusu and Florentin Tudor, were inspired by a record of a legendary band Mandrill - they found it during their school years and that’s how Khidja was born. Now this name always lights up every party\'s line up..
Cologne’s Neues Fleisch lands in Vilnius
We are talking to Lukas Echterhoff, the founder of dance music event series Neues Fleisch. Only one year old, Neues Fleisch started it\'s journey back in the woods of Cologne with a spontaneous outdoor party that blasted the loc..
Official Season Opening: OTTO
September is a good start for a fresh clubbing season in Vilnius when everyone is ready to show off their secret weapons for the upcoming year. This time Kablys + Club made a pleasant surprise by hosting OTTO as the leading artis..
The Storm [Neubau]. Heap, MR TC and Lo Kindre Speak
Florian Stöffelbauer aka Heap, the machine man behind Viennese label Neubau and sublabel Wiener Brut as well as online record store Discus Throwers, speaks with me today about the latest EP called The Storm, released on Neubau..
The Winning Formula Of Dekmantel Festival 2018
Dekmantel festival comes with a reputation like only a few others out there. Bringing together artists, representing labels and offering a weekender not only full of fantastic sound-system but also well-curated stages and impeccab..
Supynes 2018: Rejuvenated, Modern And Responsible
The synthesis of poetic pulse of nature and modern culture of nowadays. Fundamental musical projects and eclectics pushing the boundaries of their genres. Spaces, dedicated for both audiovisual art experiments and highly relevant ..
Discotheque With Hugo Capablanca
The one who likes music but is also focused on visual arts. Being successful while doing what he loves. Not taking himself too seriously. Hugo Capablanca runs a label and knows how to link DJ’ing with conceptual art and how to ..
Counting Down to Strange Sounds From Beyond 2018
The charm of Strange Sounds From Beyond is undeniable. It is an intimate and mysterious affair that cropped up for the first time two years ago in Amsterdam\'s industrial NDSM docklands, with each edition consisting of a painstaki..
Miniature Complex Of Dane//Close
The upcoming weekend is planned to be spent under the black rainbow, so let us introduce here the guest of already traditional Juoduomene night in Opium club - the resident of Sameheads and a fellow man to a highly regarded Power ..
Adapting To Odopt
This Friday is already marked in red by Born Free and Discos Capablanca family member Odopt. While Grisha Nelyubin and Ivan Maslov are preparing for their first appearance in Opium club, we have a significant chance to discover th..
Corpus – A Body Of Work By Borusiade
In connection to an event series called House Purgatorio in Riga\'s club ONE ONE and their venture of booking the somewhat mysterious artist Borusiade to their second instalment this year we had the chance to throw three random qu..
Lending Ears To Krautrock Legend FaUSt
Speaking of faUSt, it is described as probably the most mythical group. As Faust solidarity concert in Vilnius is drawing closer, we can’t hold our excitement to see their performance, which will be accompanied by Arklio Gal..
Marko, The Solver of Musicians’ Design Problems
While graphic artist Marko Vuleta-Djukanov makes his Serbian clients happy, music scene also flourishes due to his playful and fruity graphics across whole Europe. Sacha Mambo, Interstellar Funk, Smala series, Vladimir Ivkovic are..
Vilnius Greets Vladimir Ivkovic
Born in Belgrade and having later moved to Germany, a long time DJ, having started his music journeys back at his father’s cafe during nights, and now a man behind obscure Offen Music label, when it kicked off once having bought..