DISCOVER THE PROGRAMME: FIND THE WAY IN AN ELECTRONIC UNIVERSE

PUBLISHED TUESDAY 19.3.2019

This is a small selection of electronic artists that will play at Roskilde Festival 2019. Press play, continue reading, and feel the synthetic sounds cuddle your ear canals. 

UNDERWORLD (UK)

Genre: Gritty techno and trance

  • “Born Slippy .NUXX” was initially wasted as a b-side
  • You know it from the “Trainspotting” movie
  • They also soundtracked the 2012 London Olympics
  • It’s 25 years since Underworld last played Roskilde

 

LEMAITRE (NO)

Genre: Electronic pop

  • They are named after the father of the Big Bang theory
    (science stuff, not the sitcom)
  • They played our stage for upcoming talent, Countdown, in 2013
  • Their music interweaves many styles
  • Their smash hit “Closer” was inspired by 1920s swing jazz

CROATIAN AMOR (DK)

Genre: Ambient industrialized electronica

  • He is a musician with many monikers
  • His label Posh Isolation is famous on the experimental scene
  • His music builds post-apocalyptic worlds

THROWING SNOW (UK)

Genre: Mosaic-like dance music

  • Moniker: Throwing Snow
  • Side project: Snow Globe
  • Label: Snowfall
  • Not affiliated with Snow Patrol

AMNESIA SCANNER (FI)

Genre: Deconstructed club music

  • The name is an anagramme of Rennaisance Man, their former project
  • They have been called “uncomfortable music you can dance to”
  • The music reflects the turmoil of modern life
  • The goal of the live show is to turn the stage into a living organism

FUNERAL FUTURE (DK)

Genre: Hard-hitting techno

  • They are two lads: Repro and Adam Askov
  • They run their own label, Euromantic
  • They love techno and EBM
  • They are affiliated with Fast Forward
    the DIY rave starters in Copenhagen