Violetta started her first project already during her school days. In the beginning she created electronic and analogous music, later, during her studies of philosophy, experimental-electronic with a trace of pop and groove.
Die 5/8erl sind ein Kollektiv aus fünf Musikern, die nicht nur Freundschaft verbindet, sondern auch die Kreativität und die Lust neue Wege zu beschreiten: Ihre Musik ist als Fortsetzung des Wienerliedes zu verstehen, die Hommage an die Reblaus wird man dabei allerdings vergebens suchen.
Puschnig comes from Klagenfurt, Austria. His musical path began in an underground band called Sokrates Sixtinic Bongoloids. He studied musicology and English at the Vienna University, as well as classic flute in music school. As a saxophonist he joined forces with pianist Mathias Rüegg and formed the Vienna Art Orchestra.
Jazzbestie is an Austrian Jazz / Improvisation group, performing mainly live, since 1988.
The basic line-up is drums, keyboards, percussion & saxophone.
Additionaly guests frequently play guitars and other instruments.