Pop in Jazz Trio

Pop in Jazz Trio performs popular songs in jazz arrangements. Pop in Jazz Trio are:

Iva Paunović – vocal
Nemanja Ristović – double bass
Aca Pejčić – keyboards

Tom R. Band

Tough power blues!

Tom R. Band, Mosjøen and Vefsn's local Power Blues Trio with Tom-Roger Markås in front on vocals and guitar, Roger Svartvatn, drums and Jørn Ove Nygård on bass always deliver, every year proving for a large audience during ByfestVeko in Mosjøen. Always full house and great atmosphere when Tom R. Band is on stage and entertain at Barthbrygga in Sjøgata.

Blues rock of highest quality!
With songs by Joe Bonamassa, Walter Trout, John Mayer, Whiskey Myers, Kenny Wayne Shepherd and The Boss himself, Bruce Springsteen, just to name a few, Tom R. Band always prove the bands outmost quality. Tom R. Band tightens the straps – they are hunting, in the world of blues-rock!

Tougher than the Rest
Fast, tough blues-rock, quiet, slow songs that really cools you down, «Tougher than the Rest», just like The Boss himself, Bruce Springsteen. «Lightning Bugs and Rain» – does that sound like autumn weather in Mosjøen? Whiskey Myers has been visiting Tom-Roger & Co and made a song about our local weather, obviously.

Glory Days on Route 66
«Glory Days» and motorcycle rides on «Route 66», blues-rock, American East Coast Rock, «Walking the Dog», «Call Me the Breeze» and «Tennessee Whiskey»! Oh yeah, «Clouds on the Horizon», as in Heavenly Love? Tom R. Band cites Norwegian band Stage Dolls, «Still in Love», before the spirit of Muddy Waters comes on stage, «Hootchie Cootchie Man».

Tom-Roger Markås – vocal, guitar
Jørn Ove Nygård – bass
Roger Svartvatn – drums

Pop Hor Gornji Milanovac

Pop Choir from Gornji Milanovac will perform on Saturday, April 23rd, on the main stage, city square, Gornji Milanovac.

Pop Choir wants to prove that everyone can sing, without auditions, without notes, without stress, with a lot of love and passion for music. They sing the most beautiful songs of now and then, and they enjoy it. Their members are 7 to 77.

The Pop Choir from Gornji Milanovac will perform together with choirs from other cities. Don't miss their spectacular performance!

Zvonko Bogdan

Zvonko Bogdan is a singer of traditional Vojvodina music. In addition to being known as a singer, he is also a composer, painter, poet and jockey. He is recognizable for his polite and gentlemanly manners. His songs carry the scents of the plains, the past days, bohemian life, the Danube... They sing about love, free horses, women...

Zvonko Bogdan sings original and traditional songs (especially those related to Bunjevci) accompanied by a tamburitza orchestra.

Trond Y. & Friends

Trond Ytterbø, the front man of the famous Norwegian group Notodden Blues Band has been among the leading figures on the blues scene in Norway from the seventies and onwards. Besides, he was active in establishing one of Europe's biggest and best renowned blues festival in his hometown.

He performed several times at the Serbian World Music Festival, with various bands and has become a true friend of the festival. Trond Ytterbø, the man made of heart and music, the man who loves Serbia and Gornji Milanovac and its people, is coming to Serbia World Music Festival again. Don't miss his performances at the city square and Pub 1859!

Jon Ultvedt – piano / keyboards / vocals
Trygve Strande – bass
Trond Ytterbø – guitar / vocals

Grupa 357 (Srbija)

Band 357 was founded in 1996. The founder and leader of the band is Nikola Hadži Nikolić. Music direction which is characteristic of group 357 is "crossover" or a mixture of all directions.

The band consists of drums, bass, two guitars, two trumpets and vocals, and not rarely a keyboards.

So far band has published 10 copyright albums and over 100 songs.

Nikola Vranjković

Nikola Vranjković je kultni beogradski rok autor, pesnik i kompozitor i muzički producent. Više od jedne decenije bio je ključna autorska ličnost beogradskog benda Block Out sa kojim je snimio četiri studijska albuma; "Crno Belo i Srebrno" 94', "Godina Sirotinjske Zabave" 96',"San koji srećan sanjas sam" 98' i "Ako imaš s kim i gde" 2005.

Njegov prvi samostalni album "Za ovde ili za poneti" izašao je 2001. godine uz istoimenu knjigu pesama, a posle raspada matičnog benda objavio je mini album i knjigu "Bremeplov" (2014) (sa muzičarima bendova Darkwood dub, Orthodox Celts i Goribor) i dvostruki album "Veronautika" (nazvan po istoimenoj pesmi snimljenoj sa Damirom Martinovićem Mrletom – Let3) u novembru 2017.

U Decembru 2019. izdaje trostruki živi album "Biološki minimum", snimljen na koncertu u Kombank dvorani u Beogradu.

Njegova pozicija na sceni nezavisna je i samostalna – u pitanju je poseban fenomen koji na različite načine traje više od dvadeset pet godina. Album "Veronautika" je po glasovima slušalaca radija Beograd 202 proglašen za najbolji album 2017. godine. Nikola Vranjković je dobitnik je nagrade "Strune od svetla" koja se dodeljuje za poseban doprinos afirmaciji pesničke reči u rok i bluz muzici.

Uz Nikolu Vranjkovića, nastupa sastav u kome su bubnjar Vladan Božilović, basista Miroslav Uzarević, gitaristi Danilo Ikodinovski, Milan Vučković i Ivan Zoranović, koji svira i klavijature.

Saradjivao je sa velikim brojem izvođača iz regiona kao muzički producent, snimatelj i mix inženjer na koncertima: Bajaga i Instruktori (live mix eng.), Let3 (live mix eng i snimatelj na albumu "Bombardiranje Srbije i Čačka"}, Masimo Savić (live mix eng), Eyesburn (mixao album Foolcontrol), Darko Rundek (live mix eng), Darkwood Dub (live mix eng i snimatelj na albumima "Elektropionir " i "Život počinje u tridesetoj"), Goblini (snimatelj na albumima "U magnovenju" i "Recontra"), Orthodox Celts (live mix eng, producirao albume "A Moment like a longest day" i "One two five"), E-Play (producirao albume "E-Play", "Crime", "Drago mi je da smo se upoznali"' i "Obični ljudi ") Block Out (producent na albumu "Ako imaš s kim i gde", koproducent na albumima "Godina sirotinjske zabave" i "San koji srećan sanjaš sam"), Lika Kolorado (miksao album "Smiješ zaurlat"), itd…..

Nikola Vranjković – vokal, gitara
Vladan Božilović – bubnjevi
Miroslav Uzarević – bas
Danilo Ikodinovski – gitara
Milan Vučković – gitara
Ivan Zoranović – gitara, klavijature

WMC Serbia

If you play music professionally in amateur folk ensemble it means pushing the limits, discovering something new constantly, and all this because of love for music. In our material word today it is almost impossible. Play and enjoy without vanity, learn others and combine everything.

"World Music Center" is a society for studying sound which was mainly founded to protect our national folklore music. Members of the society are mostly members and managers of folk orchestars of folklore ensembles who exchange their experiences and tone, audio and video materials thus completing their own archives and improve the work of their orchestars.Great help the society gets the Depardment of Ethnomusicology of the Faculty of Music Arts in Belgrade and with its support "World Music Center" organizes its work at folklore ensembles in the sense of education in the field of folk music. The project is designed in the way that students after completing primary music school continue playing in the organization of the WMC from where they take part in work of different folklore ensembles according to their wishes WMC has been recording music for a long time and writing music arrangements for choreographies whose tone quality and authenticity of performing completely corresponds our folklore music.WMC also works in the filed: collecting and studying folklore heritage, costumes and reparation and production traditional instruments.

WMC is an independent and non government initiative in culture and it will continue working and contributing in the field of national and folklore music.

Organizer of "World Music Center" is Aleksandar Smrekić.



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