Electric Orpheus starts its urban program in October
Trakia district hosts the festival
Trakia district in Plovdiv becomes a stage for different musical styles for two days in October. The Electric Orpheus Festival will offer the residents of the largest neighborhood in Plovdiv rock’n’roll from America, post-punk from Bulgaria, synthpop from Russia and techno from Germany. Within its upcoming edition, the festival is already a part of the European Capital of Culture program, which aims to cover also the city’s neighborhoods as sites for developing quality cultural content and involving the citizens in the 2019 program.
The October edition of Electric Orpheus will be held in Forum Trakia on October 19th and 20th, starting at 20:00. The focus of the first day is the American trio “Ceremony”, which included Bulgaria in its European tour of 24 concerts with only one date – October 19, and on October 20, after 23 years of absence from the stage, we will see the Bulgarian band “Violet General”.
“Ceremony” was founded in 2004 in Fredericksburg, Virginia, USA, and has released 8 extended play and 3 long play records. The “Ceremony” style is a mix of 60’s Rock, 80’s Pop and 90’s Shoegaze. The group was founded in 2004 in Fredericksburg, Virginia, USA, and has so far released 8 extended play and 3 long play records. They have made tours and concerts in USA, Germany, Italy, Denmark, the Netherlands, France and Japan, and this fall Plovdiv will be a stop in their European tour. Shortly before the Americans from “Ceremony” come out on stage, the Friday program will also include a
On October 20th, the program will continue with the Saturated Pixels electro-acoustic duo of Lyubomir Brashnenkov and Angel Dodov with the specially-made abstract visions by Spartak Yordanov –
Tickets for the event are on the EPayGo network and the EasyPay cashiers, and the daily schedule is as follows:
October 19: Ceremony Live / Alex Kelman Live / DJ TApWATER.
October 20: Violet General Live / Saturated Pixels Live / DJ Tino Tranquilo / DJ Shornchel Mechaniker.
Event on Facebook HERE.