Orkid IIIxIII w/ The Nuggers & Blanc Live | Control
While celebrating its third year of existence and at the same time the return to the original trio formula, Orkid started a series of special events, the final one taking place on the 29th of May, on the exact date of their very first concert.
Open doors: 19.00h
Entrance fee: 20lei
Three bands for each one of the three gigs, lots of new stuff & some crazy Rock’n’Roll, that’s the IIIxIII.
This is the second one of the series for which they share the stage with their favorite Bucharest based bands: The Nuggers & BLANC.
The night will start early, a little bit after 7pm, with the screening of the latest Animation Worksheep works, part of illustrated with songs from The Nuggers.
Orkid are a crazy bunch of angry shoegazers howling the post-traumatic blues.
They share a great respect, admiration and love for all the beasts of the world, particularly for the sea monsters and they are on a continuous and neverending quest for improving the means of communication between marine, terrestrial and extraterrestrial life forms.
They have released their first album, Standing Still in the Dark, in October 2016, followed by the Beast Apart single, in December 2017, Suruaika EP, in April 2018 and the Daily Extinction single in December 2018 all of them available here:
Orkid is a cinematic music project, due to the fact that Vlad is a film director and screenwriter and Radu (the other founding member of the band)- an animator and visual artist, also responsible for the imagery of the band. They are joined from time to time by the live drawings of Pisica Patrata, on of the most prolific illustrators street artists from Bucharest.
Vlad Ilicevici – guitars, keys, vocals
Radu Pop – drums, art direction
George Frătica – bass
Pisica Pătrată – live drawings
Sebastian Burneci – trumpet
The Nuggers are a garage rock n’ roll 5-piece from Bucharest, Romania.
The band: Andy Sinboy Luke, Phillipe Hofer, Anton Groves, Adrian Agheniței, Miloš Jovičić
BLANC is an electronic music/psychedelic rock trio from Bucharest, Romania.
Debut single “Head Alchemy” out this winter.
The Band: Daniel Acrobat, Bogrim & Dru Lvcky