One of them is already in may, will perform on stage Europe Stage at Sziget
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Ukrainian artists were nominated for the award APPS for Music & SZIGET: Awards. The prize formed the long-list of 14 of the most relevant artists at the beginning of 2019. They were, CESO, ADAM, Braii, Cape Cod, DZ’OB, INDT, Fontaliza [ON] OY Sound System, Sasha Boole, The Unsleeping, YEYO, YUKO and Wavy Dem. One of them is already in may, will perform on stage Europe Stage the fifth largest festival in the world – Sziget, which will be held 7-13 August in Budapest.
Premium Music APPS & SZIGET: Awards originated in the collaboration of one of the most famous festivals in the world – Sziget – and bonus that have already examined the state of the Ukrainian independent scene – APPS Music. Its purpose was to collect “fresh harvest” Ukrainian indie music start in 2018 in the directions of electronics and rock, and choose “juicy fruit”, a decent performance in the line-up Sziget.
The long list was formed from 14 groups that met the criteria, received more recommendations and accepted the invitation to take part in the fight for the prize.
Sziget/ Photo: press-service
Olga Ermak, co-organizer of APPS, Music & SZIGET: Awards, the promoter of the Sziget Festival in Ukraine: “We decided to start with the selection of a format, which resembles a community booking in the practice of the formation of the festival line-UPS. This selection of recommendations, where each expert is in the thick of things and creates them, is dealing with a live, working in different planes of musical journalism and shares our mission of promoting Ukrainian music in Ukraine and abroad. Having a expert framework, we still want to hear the public interest, reaction and the activity of which is the incentive for musicians, motor development and sense of demand for their own creativity, is often decisive in the fate of the artist. We therefore ask every lover who reads the news, not to remain only an observer and become a participant: locate the most relevant for themselves and to Express their choice. “
The next step of the award will be shooting 14 Studio live on some of the most spectacular tracks of each nominee. These videos will be seen by the audience, taste and sense of urgency which will determine the winner in a two-stage voting.
We will remind, Sziget announced the last headliner The National.
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