Donaufestival 2012 at Messegelände

Date

Saturday 28 April 2012 - Saturday 5 May 2012

Venue

Messegelände
Krems
Austria

Lineup (37 artists)

  • Antony Hegarty

    1,892 listeners

    Antony Hegarty is an acclaimed mercury prize winning singer, best known for his work with Antony and the Johnsons and Hercules and Love Affair. Born in 1971, Hegarty is of Irish and English Decent. Hegarty has made three albums with Antony and the Johnsons: Antony and the Johnsons, I Am a Bird Now,The Crying Light.

  • Ariel Pink's Haunted Graffiti

    309,793 listeners

    Ariel Pink (born Ariel Marcus Rosenberg on June 24, 1978) is a Los Angeles based experimental/pop musician. Pink boasts a cult following and endorsements from more widely known artists such as fellow founding Paw Tracks group Animal Collective.

  • Atlas Sound

    358,805 listeners

    Atlas Sound is the name of a musical solo project of Bradford Cox, the lead singer of Deerhunter. Cox was born in Athens, Georgia in 1982.

  • Bohren & der Club of Gore

    160,593 listeners

    Bohren & der Club of Gore are a noir jazz band founded in 1992 in Mülheim an der Ruhr, Germany by Thorsten Benning (drums), Morten Gass (keys), Reiner Henseleit (guitar), and Robin Rodenberg (upright / double bass). They play a crossover of jazz and ambient, which they self described as an "unholy ambient mixture of slow jazz ballads, Black Sabbath doom and down tuned Autopsy sounds".

  • Busdriver

    122,918 listeners

    Possessing a hyper-literate, intellectual style of rapping augmented with dizzying elocution that would tongue-tie even the fiercest auctioneer, Busdriver is eclectic and eccentric enough to cite vocalese jazz singer Jon Hendricks as a primary influence.

  • Chairlift

    450,679 listeners

    Chairlift is an electro-pop band which formed in 2005 in Boulder, Colorado, United States. The band consists of Caroline Polachek (vocals, keyboards) and Patrick Wimberly (bass, drums). The third founding member, Aaron Pfenning (guitar, synths, vocals), left the band in 2010.

  • Chris Cunningham

    317 listeners

    Chris Cunningham is a director of music, commercial & art videos. He first made a name for himself in the early-90s, in art departments of major motion picture co's - designing robots / creatures for Clive Barker & David Fincher. His work on Judge Dredd (1995), led to work on A.I.: Artificial Intelligence (with Stanley Kubrick, 'till his passing - completed with Steven Spielberg).

  • CocoRosie

    766,341 listeners

    CocoRosie is an American duo formed in 2003 by sisters Bianca "Coco" and Sierra "Rosie" Casady. The sisters were born and raised in the United States (Sierra, the older of the two, was born in Iowa, and Bianca was born in Hawaii), but formed the band in Paris, France after meeting for the first time in years.

  • Diane Cluck

    103,192 listeners

    Diane Cluck has been performing her original brand of intuitive folk around New York City and the wider world since 2000.

  • Edward O'Dowd

    0 listeners

  • Emika

    109,113 listeners

    Emika was born in the United Kingdom, of Czech heritage. As a young woman she studied classical piano and composition. She waitressed to save up for her first Apple Mac and copy of Logic while living in Bristol, as the city transitioned from d&b to dubstep.

  • Felix KubinUp-and-coming artist (from the Last.fm Hype Chart)

    25,671 listeners

    German electronic pop artist Felix Kubin (Birth name: Felix Knoth, Born: 1969) lives and works against the gravity with Sci-Fi Pop/Noise/Animation Films/Radio Plays/Experimental Broadcasting. As the messenger of exploding lungs he started his label "Gagarin Records" in 1998 and rules the "syndicate of counter-noise" since 9.9.1999.

  • Genesis P-Orridge

    1,487 listeners

    Genesis P-Orridge (born Neil Andrew Megson February 22, 1950 in Victoria Park, Manchester. .) is an English performer, musician, writer and artist, born to parents involved in theatre and music.

  • Hans Peter Kuhn

    28 listeners

  • Hercules and Love Affair

    392,161 listeners

    Hercules and Love Affair is a musical project from New York formed in 2007 by DJ Andy Butler. From 2007 through 2010, members included Nomi Ruiz, Kim Ann Foxman and guest singer Antony Hegarty from the band Antony and the Johnsons.

  • Hunx and His Punx

    42,804 listeners

    A visual cross between the leather bondage movie “Cruising” and the raunchy retro-fuelled imagery of early John Waters movies like “Desperate Living,” San Francisco’s queer Hunx and his Punx (one of whom is Seth Bogart of former Gravy Train!!!!) have injected humor, imagination and fun into their prodigious multimedia output, which includes records and videos.

  • Laurie Anderson

    132,070 listeners

    Laurie Anderson is an American experimental performance artist, visual artist and musician. Regardless of the medium, a common characteristic of all her work seems to be the act of storytelling.

  • Lesbians On Ecstasy

    103,069 listeners

    Lesbians On Ecstasy is an electro band from Montréal, Québec, Canada. The band consists of: Fruity Frankie, aka Lynne T: vocals Veronique Mystique: bass guitar Jackie "the Jackhammer": drums Bernie Bankrupt: keyboard and samples The band's name is a twist on the name of renowned electroclash group "Chicks on Speed".

  • Light Asylum

    47,703 listeners

    Light Asylum are Shannon Funchess and Bruno Coviello from Brooklyn, New York, USA. They released their first EP "In Tension" in 2010. The four track EP was re-released in 2011 through Mexican Summer and licensed to Cooperative Music The self-titled début album has been released in May 2012.

  • Lucky Dragons

    64,549 listeners

    any recorded or performed or installed or packaged or shared pieces made by Luke Fischbeck, Sarah Rara, and any sometimes collaborators.

  • Lustmord

    80,729 listeners

    Brian Williams is a British electronic musician often credited for creating the dark ambient genre with albums recorded under the name Lustmord. Williams started recording as Lustmord in 1980 before joining SPK in 1982.

  • Martha Colburn

    7 listeners

  • o F F Love

    4,663 listeners

    o F F Love is a Berlin-based, bandana-bedecked Frenchman whose "desolate disco sounds like a ghostly, ghastly alliance between Akon and Aphex Twin", according to The Guardian.

  • of Montreal

    992,412 listeners

    of Montreal is an indie pop band which formed in Athens, Georgia, United States in 1997. The band is fronted by Kevin Barnes, who writes, composes, and plays most of the music for his albums.

  • Oneohtrix Point Never

    154,303 listeners

    Oneohtrix Point Never is the recording name of Brooklyn-based experimental musician Daniel Lopatin. Lopatin's music has been described as "gentle eddies of sound", and "like a cracked mirror refracting the sounds of the past". Lopatin is a first-generation American, the son of Jewish immigrants from the former Soviet Union.

  • Pantha du Prince

    201,801 listeners

    Pantha du Prince, also known as Hendrik Weber, is a German minimal artist signed to Rough Trade Records.

  • Rajasthan Roots

    48 listeners

  • Rhys Chatham

    16,856 listeners

    Rhys Chatham (b. New York City) is an American avant-garde composer, guitarist, and trumpet player. He currently lives in France.

  • sabine marte

    0 listeners

  • Scout Niblett

    121,697 listeners

    Emma Louise Niblett (born 29 September 1973) is a British singer-songwriter, known by the pseudonym Scout Niblett, from Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom.

  • Seefeel

    106,890 listeners

    Seefeel formed during 1992 in London, England, when guitarist Mark Clifford and drummer Justin Fletcher met vocalist Sarah Peacock and bassist Darren Seymour. They released their first EPs on the Too Pure label in 1993. Stylistically situated at the intersection of dream pop/shoegaze and ambient electronic/IDM, their music has a distinctive sound.

  • Sissy Nobby

    4,190 listeners

    The diva don diva of New Orleans bounce music.

  • Squarepusher

    521,774 listeners

    Squarepusher is a pseudonym of Chelmsford, Essex, England, electronic musician Tom Jenkinson (b. 1975), best known for his experimental drum and bass, with a heavy jazz fusion influence.

  • The Field

    225,764 listeners

    Multiple artists have released music under the name of The Field, the most widely known being Swedish minimal techno producer Axel Willner. Others include a British rock band and a Norwegian pop/jazz band. 1. Stockholm, Sweden

  • Tony Conrad

    6,567 listeners

    Tony Conrad (born Anthony S. Conrad in 1940) is an experimental filmmaker, musician, composer, sound artist, teacher and writer. He is also a graduate of Harvard University (A.B., 1962, major Mathematics).

  • Valgeir Sigurðsson

    44,911 listeners

    Valgeir Sigurðsson's boundless approach to music informs his work as composer, musician, engineer and mixer.

  • Walls

    29,379 listeners

    There are two known artists with this name: 1) WALLS is an ambient band from United Kingdom, made up of members Sam Willis (of ALLEZ-ALLEZ) and Alessio Natalizia (of BANJO OR FREAKOUT).