Skaņu Mežs announces five more acts for 2024 edition

Riga, Latvia’s Skaņu Mežs festival for adventurous music will host its 22nd edition on 4-5 October at concert hall Hanzas Perons (16a Hanzas street). Having previously announced the participation of Autechre, Armand Hammer and Fred Frith, the festival has added five...

Fred Frith to play at Skaņu Mežs 2024

Riga, Latvia’s Skaņu Mežs festival for adventurous music will host its 22nd edition on 4-5 October at concert hall Hanzas Perons (16a Hanzas street). Influential experimental music guitarist Fred Frith will play a solo set on the festival’s first concert evening....

SABIWA and bela to perform in Riga in May

Riga, Latvia’s Skaņu Mežs association for adventurous music continues its concert series “1 – 2 cauri!” with two concerts in May, featuring SABIWA and bela - both events are organized in collaboration with the EU-supported SHAPE+ platform for innovative music and...

Photos: Music for Portable Technologies

On April 4, Riga, Latvia’s Skaņu Mežs association for adventurous music continues its concert series “1 – 2 cauri!” with “Music for Portable Technologies” – a night of electro-acoustic and improvised music that will feature the trio of Regan Bowering, Li Song and...