The three women with the long hair and cryptic allusions (their name is from a secondary role on Tim Burton's film Pee Wee's Big Adventure) will be appearing live with their keyboards at Biosin Athens, Greece on 8 June. Au Revoir Simone did not just appear out of the fertile music scene of Brooklyn. They started playing keyboards and having tea at non-threatening loft parties until Erika Forster determined they were good enough to be heard by the general public.
On Saturday 10 April, the Bios creative team will present for the first time in Athens, Greece two of the most important producers on the British dubstep and world electronic music scene, Skream and Benga. Joining them will be Mala from the Digital Mystikz and Darkstar, the up and coming Hyperdub duo for a live performance. On the same night and in collaboration with the "a:formal" team, Shackleton, one of the most talented and multidimensional British producers, will also be appearing.
Mr. Scruff is a British DJ and artist whose name was inspired by his scruffy facial hair, as well as his trademark loose-lined drawing style he will play at Bios in Athens, Greece on 16 April. Mr. Scruff is known for DJing marathon sets (often exceeding six hours), his eclectic musical taste, his love of a "nice cup of tea" and the quirky home-produced visuals and animations associated with his music.
Rob Swift will be setting the Bios turntables on fire on 24 March in Athens, Greece with a special music set and scratch techniques. Rob Swift is a musician DJ/turntablist who, in addition to his technical skills, appears to love the rhythm and soul of Black music. The evening will be opened by DJ Sparky T, award-winning DJ of the Greek DMC and an experienced turntablist with more than 20 years behind the Greek decks.
The Bios creative team, in cooperation with Innersense Productions, will host Metalheadz, the best-known drum'n'bass recording company, presenting a rare performance by two living legends of the genre. Goldie, Metalheadz owner and one of the leading and recognised personalities on the international electronic music scene, will do DJ battle with Randall, one of the oldest and most respected drum'n'bass DJs, on 5 March at Bios in Athens, Greece.
On Saturday 6 March, the creative team at Bios will present for the first time in Athens, Greece the music producer-phenomenon of the world electronic hip-hop scene, Flying Lotus, in a live audio-visual performance. Also appearing will be The Bug, one of the biggest contemporary electronic music producers, live with his lineup, King Midas Sound. British dubstep and hip-hop producer Jamie Vex'd has also been invited for what promises to be a night full of music and dancing at Bios in Athens, Greece.
The creative team at Bios and the Outro team have invited Alden Tyrell, one of the representatives of The Hague's electronic music scene, for a live appearance on 27 February. Also appearing will be Italian Alexander Robotnick for a DJ set featuring Italian disco and electro tracks. The evening will be opened by NO. Don't miss Alexander Robotnick and Alden Tyrell at Bios in Athens, Greece.
The Bios creative team presents two of the greatest British producers on the dubstep and grime music scene. On 19 February, Joker, the producer-revelation of 2009, will be appearing alongside pioneer Kode9 for one show at Bios. The 21-year-old Joker is being invited to live up to this reputation as the most important new producer on the dubstep scene and Kode9, the producer and owner of the label Hyperdub at Bios in Athens, Greece.
Bios in Athens, Greece will host three personalities from the international electronic and beat scene on 12 February: Austrian boy wonder Dorian Concept and British DJs and radio producers Mary Anne Hobbs and Pinch. Gizmo will open the show with a DJ set for a night of hip-hop, funk, jazz, original beats and above all, dancing, at the Bios multi-purpose venue in Athens, Greece.
A weekend market-party of innovation by local designers, artists, djs and independent businesses will take place 23 and 24 January at Bios in Athens, Greece under one urban roof at the Meet Market. Come mingle, shop and browse through clothes, jewellery, records, accessories, vintage finds, organic bath and body products, photography, prints, food, toys, design objects, books and a whole lot more. There will be interactive games with free prizes for all, so no one will walk away empty handed.
Noiz Art & Music Productions raises the bar to the highest level by inviting Run-DMC member Darryl DMC McDaniels to Athens, Greece for a live appearance. A major figure on the world hip hop scene and a pioneer in this genre, he will be in Athens, Greece at Bios on 17 January. McDaniels is one of the three founding members of Run-DMC, which in 2009 became one of the few hip hop artists to be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
Greg Wilson, one of the leading figures in British electronic music and developer of Electro-funk, will be appearing at Bios in Athens for the first time 9 January, playing one of his characteristic DJ sets with a classic Revox B77 reel-to-reel. The show will be opened by another Brit, Paul Bennett, and closed by Bad Spencer. Don't miss this amazing event at Bios in Athens, Greece.
The new year will be hailed by Urban Disco at Bios in Athens, Greece on 2 January, the first Saturday of the year, with a huge party. The evening will be hosted by Chevy and manning the decks will be DJ friends and colleagues representing a variety of musical schools and joining forces to present sets that cover a wide range of dance/electronica and more.
Jazzy Jeff, a DJ, music producer and actor with an international presence spanning more than 25 years, will be appearing at Bios in Athens on 7 May. As a member of the legendary duo DJ Jazzy Jeff and the Fresh Prince, he gained fame along with Will Smith toward the end of the 1980s with platinum record sales. He was also the first rap artist to win a Grammy, which he received in 1989 for his single Parents Just Don't Understand.
If Gilles Peterson cannot be characterized as the father of the modern British dancing scene, he sure can be characterized as the "creative uncle". Peterson is known for his eclectic musical selections, and has even been occasionally mentioned as the new John Peel. He will play at Bios in Athens on 11 April.
The Bios creative group and OUTRO present two important electronic artists that have a lot in common. Norwegian producers Lindstrøm and Prins Thomas are appearing in Athens on Friday 27 February at Bios and Yoga Bala respectively. After Lindstrøm's appearance at Bios, he will board the Athens Happy Train with Prins Thomas and the fans. The train will transport them to Yoga Bala for the next show.
Mr. Scruff is a British DJ and artist whose name was inspired by his scruffy facial hair, as well as his trademark loose-lined drawing style. He is known for DJing marathon sets (often exceeding six hours), his eclectic musical taste, his love of a "nice cup of tea" and the quirky home-produced visuals and animations associated with his music. He will play at Bios in Athens on 13 February.