OBTEST (LT)

OBTEST (LT)

The cult Lituanian pagan metal band is back with new fire! For this year Obtest will revive their 2008 album “Tree of Life”, expressing the meaning and importance of this key symbol to our heritage and identity. Obtest has been active since 1992, they have released 4 full albums, 10 vinyl records, played over 100 concerts […]

ALINA ORLOVA (LT)

ALINA ORLOVA (LT)

Alina Orlova, the exceptional Lituanian composer and singer, is returning to the MJR stage with the band – she will present her beloved and well-known songs and pieces from the   new album “Dragonflies”. The album is minimalist, thoughtful and deeply atmospheric, with a pretty lively, slightly psychedelic sound. In Alina’s native land, surrounded by forests […]

IR VISA TAI KAS YRA GRAŽU YRA GRAŽU (LT)

IR VISA TAI KAS YRA GRAŽU YRA GRAŽU (LT)

The psychedelic rock band known in Lituanian alternative scene from early 90s with an extravagant name meaning literally ‘And All That Is Beautiful Is (actually) Beautiful’. They boldly experiment with such non-standard music as free jazz, jazz-rock, experimental and industrial rock. The band just finnished their new album and is heading to the festival to […]

N U L I S : S : S : S (LT)

N U L I S : S : S : S (LT)

Laurynas Jukonis, the creator of post-industrial music, will present the project Nulis:s:s:s, dedicated to sound energy explorations. The project, which started in 2014, is a new outlet devoted to warm, rhythmic constructions and resonant electronic devices. Every performance of NuliS:S:S:S is unique and unrepeatable, so in the Fir stage you will be able to hear […]

KŪLGRINDA (LT)

KŪLGRINDA (LT)

The long-time nurturers of Baltic ritual folklore, well known ancient faith community Romuva, this time will invite to join a singing procession to honor the beautiful old Oak trees of the Dūburys Island. According to Inija Trinkūnienė, head of the ensemble, the old traditional music collides two inseparable worlds – of humans and trees, one […]

DJs Į D U B A (LT)

DJs Į D U B A (LT)

ĮDuba DJs are nurturers of sound, various music in analog media. Their sets being played from vinyl records, adding some gracious effects.  On the MJR XXII opening night three DJs will present a musical brew of forest tribal with juniper berries, acid and new beat sour childhood gooseberries, meditative dubstep steps seasoned with bass lines, […]

AGOTA TRIO (LT)

AGOTA TRIO (LT)

Using poetry, chants and voice, Agota Zdanavičiūtė creates musical compositions interwoven with Lituanian folk motifs, fairy tales and poetry. The musician’s first solo album based on the fairy tales of the herbalist Eugenija Šimkūnaitė invites You to take a walk through the woods and experience the sounding of kankles and the magic of poetry. www.facebook.com/agota.zdanaviciute/ […]

ORAI (LT)

ORAI (LT)

The most important thing for the festival is good weather. And with this group, whose name in English means Weather,  we can expect theatmosphere to be nice! Orai is an electronic and guitar post-punk band, founded with the intention of making the listeners dance. Sometimes those dances are fast and fierce, sometimes slow and undulating, […]

K E D R O S T U B Ù R A S (LT)

K E D R O S T U B Ù R A S (LT)

Kedrostubùras (engl. – cedar spine) is a bright Lituanian combo playing in the style of alternative rock, hip-hop, soul and jazz or “Sea Wave”. The band boldly plays with musical styles, sounds and words, not being afraid of sticking labels and mistakes, weaves long and complicated thoughts, and then unravels them themselves. “Imagine flying over […]

GAMKA (LT)

GAMKA (LT)

Germanas Daškevičius – Gamka, a well-known young generation creator in Lituanian music scene, presented his first solo album “Šaltos bangos” (Cold waves) this summer. The peculiarly stylish and poetic cold wave of the Gamka group is rolling through the country’s festivals, and the stage of Mėnesis Juodaragis will be decorated with “Rūmai miškai”, which perfectly […]