Wave-Gothic-Treffen 2015Tuesday, May 26th, 2015
- Wave Gotik Treffen
A famous festival Wave-Gothic-Treffen will soon take place in Germany. Leipzig is ready to accept the biggest gothic bands, projects and artists in this style from all over the world. Many renowned ensembles thatplay gothic music have already confirmed their participation this year.
Among the participants of this year there are groups that interrupted their activities. For example, MilaMarwill present its concert programat the festival, which will be the first performance of the group for the last 11 years. We remind you that MilaMar is a successful German alternative band whose concert activity was most extended in 1994-2004. The group is noted for originality, and many are looking forward to its performance at the festival, because they want to hear their favorite band after 11 years.
The internationally renowned BLACKHOUSE also confirmed its participation. The group will present the world premiere of its program at the festival. Famous on the scene of the alternative music, the group has pleased the eye and ear ofits fansmore than 30 years, so let’s see what will be presented very soon!
There are seemingly quite unexpected solutionsat the festival – for instance, an application from the Russian band Arkona, which plays in the style of folk metal. The traditional sound of Gothic music is diluted by gloomy compositions, whose spirit is transmitted by means of folk instruments.
Among the participants is TILO AUGSTEN, a bright German representative of the Gothic style music. The group is a frequent visitor at the festival, and the fans of the genre will be able to hear its unique compositions again this year.
A world premiere will take place at the festival –a performance of the group DEATH IN ROME. This German group will present to the fans of gothic music and other festival guests a completely new program, on which they have worked long enough.
The event will be attended by the legendary AXEL THIELMANN, which is known for its cultural activities not only in Germany but worldwide. It’s a great chance for connoisseurs of the genre to talk to the man who organized a wide variety of performances in the field of early music and cabaret.
Except musical bands, you can enjoy the performances of the Leipzig Ballet, which will show their best programs in the Gothic style at the festival.
Wave-Gothic-Treffen festival has been carried out in Leipzig since 1992. It is held in different parts of the city and is a centralized city event. Moreover, the festival is included in the program of visits for tourists. At different times, the participants of the Wave-Gothic-Treffenwere bands like Crematory, OttoDix, Lacrimosa, DragonsThe 69 Eyes, and others.