DJ Mombus (Murmansk)
Sergey Bakanev aka Mombus is a scientist of a Polar research institute in Murmansk who writes melodic and sweet electronica music. His tracks turn out to be hybrids between IDM, lounge, synth-pop, folk etc. Working on tracks, he invites musicians playing flutes, balalaikas, trumpets and guitars, samples various natural and technogenic sounds and thus constructs bizarre, quirky, fun tunes. He has released six albums and participated in thousands IDM, easy listening, electro-pop and even folk compilations. He performed in music festivals all over the world, including sessions of Red Bull Music academy in Melbourn and Sonar festival in Barcelona.
DJ Funky Halvor (Tromsø)
Funk, soul, hip-hop, reggae and Brazilian grooves are brought in the recordbag when Halvor J. Lie, aka Funky Halvor, touches down in Kirkenes City. Halvor is often found making Tromsø a funky place, and has been spinning regularly in Oslo and San Francisco. His style has a relaxed attitude towards genres: one never knows exactly what’s gonna come out of the speakers, but it’s guaranteed funky! Halvor says as George Clinton: «Free your mind and your ass will follow!»
Arr: Pikene på Broen.