Red Snapper are a British instrumental band founded in London in 1993. Stylistically, their sound contains elements of jazz, funk, jungle, trip-hop, hip-hop and breakbeat, as well as references to early psychedelic and progressive rock. They distinguished themselves from the outset by performing live, and not relying on studio wizardry to reach their audience. Red Snapper will be appearing on the Gagarin205 stage on 24 January.
Public Enemy is an influential hip hop group from Long Island, New York, known for its politically charged lyrics, criticism of the media, and active interest in the concerns of the African American community. In 2004, Rolling Stone Magazine ranked Public Enemy number forty-four on its list of the Immortals: 100 Greatest Artists of All Time. Public Enemy will play on 29th and 30th of November at Gagarin205.
On Saturday, October 4, Athens' cultural center Technopolis opens its gates and welcomes important artists and all funs of hip-hop. The reason is the 1 Athens Hip-Hop Festival, a new institution that aims to induce us into the philosophy of hip-hop.