The Old Power Station archive
This young dream pop quintet formed in 2016 around singer-songwriter Ela Tolstova. The band delivers mature yet innocent-sounding dream pop with elements of acoustic music, electronic textures, and delicate vocals. Two singles, Right Choice and Agapé, made big waves on the Slovak indie scene, and the Tolstoys’ eagerly awaited debut album “Botanika” was released in October via Slnko Records. And word is that there is much more to be heard from this band in the coming years.
The Austrian supergroup is composed of Schmieds Puls singer Mira Lu Kovacs and jazz band Kompost 3 in which rapper/drummer Koenig handles the drums. Mira, who makes dark pop with her parent band, is regarded as one of the most expressive voices in Austria. The genuinely fresh and colourful group thus combines elements of jazz, dubstep, breakbeat, and, of course, pop. The result is a cinematic journey on which the band is not afraid of sudden turns and unexpected climbs. In September, Seayou Records released their debut album “And To In A”.
“When Zala Kralj sings, time stops.” MARIBORINFO
Those who caught the song “Valovi” on radio Val 202 undoubtedly turned their head, whether it was the version with producer Gašper, or the most pure and fragile one – the live acoustic rendition. Namely, after hearing the first one, radio host Andrej Karoli invited the talented young singer-songwriter to the studio, so we could hear her live as well. After studying the violin at the music academy, Zala found greater joy in playing the guitar and singing. This led to her first challenge, the covers that have been filling up her YouTube channel over the past year, and then to an even greater one – her own original songs. Here’s to Zala’s challenges!
In the frame of 10th BOBRI FESTIVAL.
January 29 at 11.00 a.m. – for schools
The duo explores the relationship between two dancers and everything that emerges between them as a consequence of their differences. Več …
In the frame of 10th BOBRI FESTIVAL.
January 30 at 11.00 a.m. (for schools) and 5.00 p.m. (open)
The performance places the motor exploration of encounters and relationships at the forefront, but not focusing on a certain identity (image, person, story). In this persistence, the dancers manage to distil a movement that seems completely ordinary. Več …
MENT Ljubljana is a three-day (31 January–2 February 2018) showcase festival of fresh musical artists from all of Europe and beyond. Sixty artists perform at different venues during those three days. One of the festival venues is the Old Power Station. Več …
Authos’r project Sylvia is a theatre happening. It’s focal point is a research about the artist Sylvia Plath, whos artistic opus combines poetry, personal diary entries and as a fighter for emancipation of women artists.
Artistic collective: Anja Drnovšek, Nina Eva Lampič, Sandi Jesenik, Dani Modrej, Dario Nožič Serini, Matej Tunja, Luka Lah
The performance was produced by Društvo VLU in collaboration with Stara elektrarna.
The project is financially suppported by City municipality of Ljubljana.
Thanks to: Igor Remeta, Marjeta Bratuš, Gordana Bobojević, Emil Kozole, Slogi Več …
December 21 at 9.00 p.m. – premiere
December 22 and 23 at 9.00 p.m.
Come on party people!!!!!!!!!
A unique space-time for the folks – in the performance that chases away all worries.
Taking photos is allowed 😉 Welcome to the club and let’s get the party started! Več …
January 12 at 6.00 p.m. and 8.00 p.m.
January 13 at 6.00 p.m. and 8.00 p.m., after the performances at 8.00 p.m. the Audience Council discussion follows
January 14 at 6.00 p.m. and 8.00 p.m., the performance at 8.00 is in English
“Altruism is defined as a behavior where one helps others without expecting anything in return.”
“Altruistic suicide is defined as sacrifice of one’s life to save or benefit others.”
“In the event of a loss of cabin pressure in an airplane, please fit your own mask before helping others.”
“In some human communities, it is typically the adults and the healthy who eat first. Any remaining food is then left for the children and the sick.” Več …
The performance Moved by Voice by Irena Tomažin Zagoričnik continues her exploration of the relation between the body, voice, and space. Tomažin and her collaborators undertake a research into the multiple sources of voice, its flesh, its materiality and metaphysical properties, and scrutinize its meaning and place in everyday life. Več …