Jesper Munk, FlexFab and Verena von Horsten will open the festival`s 19th edition, with exclusive showcases at the Studio 15 RTS in Lausanne. Zurich will then play host to such renowned artists as Kyla La Grange, The Vaccines, Gramatik and Kadebostany, as well as new discoveries including Faber, L’aupaire, Rat Boy and may more. Photo: Ray Boy
Viv Albertine (photo), a power woman and dominant force of the British punk movement, talks about her memoirs. Additionally, the US-American artist Everlast will report on his 30-year career and opportunities and risks for young artists. Roger de Weck, director-general of Swiss national radio and television (SRG), will take questions about pop culture, public services and the future of media.
Best Swiss Video Clip
The music videos by the Swiss artists Baschi, Rio Wolta, Stéphanie Blanchoud feat. Daan, The Wedding Party Massacre and Lo & Leduc are competing for the jury and audience awards, each including a prize money of 5’000 francs. The online voting for the audience award is now live.