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Play it loud !

DustHey all folks !

If you do not feel happy today, if you do not feel like smiling, I advise you to listen to good music; remember that music does miracles ;-)

Here are the selected tracks for you:

Be happy and play it loud !


Venez goûter à la 10ème édition du Chocolate Festival


… les Pyramides de Vidy, au bord du lac Léman à Lausanne, vibreront à nouveau aux sons d’artistes suisses tels que Masaya, Patrick Podage, Central Rodeo, Jacqui et Reber. Une ambiance croquante dotée d’une vue savoureuse assurera deux jours de dégustation rythmée de sonorités électroniques acidulées!!!


Always very much appreciated for its cozy and relaxed atmosphere, as well as the quality of the line-up of course, the Vorstadt Sounds Festival offers an exciting overview of the Swiss music scene on May 15 & 16  2015 with innovative, fresh bands in Zurich-Albisrieden.


With 21 bands on 3 stages it offers an attractive and varied programme at absolutely reasonable prices.

Line-up Friday, May 15: Tobias Carshey, Josh, Yellow Teeth, Missue, Les Bon Vivants, Myself When Young, Artlu Bubble & the Dead Animal Gang, Torp & Abraxas Axents
Saturday, May 16: Reza Dinally, Huck Finn, Silver Firs, The Birthday Girls, Tawara, Transistor Girl, Mettiwetti, Zebra, Akin To Parrots & Loophole


SWISSCOM MUSIC BOOSTER is a fresh, interactive approach to sponsoring.

smb_maIt doesn’t matter if we’re talking equipment, tour, special concert, new CD or video clip… start your crowdfunding campaign on wemakeit right now and benefit from the Swisscom Music Booster!

But you gotta get a move on: Swisscom will pay the second third only to the first 20 bands and musicians who’ll secure 33% of thier funding goal…

This is real, true, proper support ladies & gentlemen…

Got a plan or a project??? LET IT BE BOOSTED!!!smb_fm


Rootwords won the Swiss Live Talents URBAN AWARD in 2013!!!
This brought him to New York in october 2014, where he performed several shows at the CMJ festival…

He took the opportunity to shoot a video in the streets of Brooklyn & here it is.

Enjoy folks! It’s called THE BOX:

PS: you can still register for Swiss Live Talents until 14.2.2015… & as you can see, it’s worth a try!!!

BEST SWISS VIDEO CLIP – time to vote!

The m4music-Festival & Solothurner Filmtage  – in collaboration with Mx3 – are looking for the BEST SWISS VIDEO CLIP 2015
bsmv 2015 voting

235(!!!) videos entered the contest and have been screened at the 50. edition of the Solothurner Filmtagen gezeigt.

Jury selected the 5 following clips:

“Du bisch willkomme” – EFFE
“Into the Wild” – BONAPARTE
“Countless Roads” – JAMES GRUNTZ
“Solar Soliloquy” – AUDIO DOPE
“Osama Obama” – LARYTTA

Every nomination got 1000.-, sponsored by Fondation SUISA!

You can vote now for your favourite clip. The winner of the public award will get 5000.- CHF!!!

The «Best Swiss Video Clip» will be awarded on march 26,  2015, for the opening of the  m4music-festival in Lausanne.

Swiss Live Talents 2015: register now!

You are a swiss band (or a solo artist), you play live and would like to have more concert dates and visibility? Register now for the Swiss Live Talents 2015! Plenty of opportunities are awaiting you!

What are the Swiss Live Talents… ?

  • It’s a contest that takes place evey two years in Bern, at the Bierhübeli venue. The first edition took place in November 2013.
  • A national springboard whose aim is to help Swiss artists that play live.
  • Everyone gets visibility (compilations, hoodies, …).
  • The winners of the categories not only receive money, but also some support during the two years that follow the award ceremony and get the chance to play in Switzerland as well as abroad (France, UK, USA, Serbia… !).
  • A concrete example? Rootwords, Best Urban Act 2013, recently performed during a whole week in New York!

Ready to set venues on fire?
Here’s your chance:



Here we go…! The Hivernales line-up is officially announced and it rocks and it beats!!!
A great musical cocktail  with plenty of swiss as well as international artists:


A 4 days party with:

The Rambling Wheels:


Dear Deër:

Transistor Girl:

Polar Circles:


and many more swiss artists!

But also: DOPE D.O.D., Talisco, Peace, Make The Girl Dance Live, Taiwan Mc, Salut C’est Cool, The Family Rain, La Fine Equipe, Rocky, Murkage………..

Get ready for a hot musical winter!

C U there from February, 26 to March, 1!