Meadows in the Mountains returns with Youandewan, Commix & more
The truly beautiful festival that is Meadows in the Mountains set in the exceptionally stunning surroundings of the Rhodope Mountains in the Bulgarian village of Polkovnik Serafimovo over the 9th – 11th June; 850M above sea-level and a stone’s throw from the Greek border.
For those that went last year (which we did – read the review here) will know what amazing experience of 3 days of live acts and DJs from around the world and across the musical spectrum; all set in stunning untouched vistas this festival is. The ethos of the festival thrives on musical, cultural and artistic diversity; inclusiveness and an opportunity to support underground music and showcase an eclectic mix of talent in a truly unique location.
The 2017 line-up they have invited unique acts such as United Vibrations – they are the new generation of South London jazz collectives, affiliated with Yussef Kamaal and backed by Gilles Peterson they’ve just released their latest record with singer/songwriter Jordan Rakei. Valentino Kanzyani is one of the founding fathers of Slovenian techno having had a prominence since the 1990’s. Commix ‘Call To Mind’ was an iconic LP for liquid drum and bass of the 2000s. Affiliated with Metalheadz and more recently with Secret Sundaze under his moniker Endian.
Shanti Celeste is one to watch for 2017, first catching our attention with releases on Bristol-based Idle Hands, they are all joined by Anna Wall, Saoirse, Youandewan, Ryan O’Gorman, Wonky Disco and many more