Latvia is famous for having a vinyl pressing factory, for having the 1st DJ of USSR – Hardijs Lediņš and 1rst vinyl DJ of USSR – Jānis Krauklis. It’s about time Riga gets its own electronic music festival, which would not only put the city on the map, but also enrich its nightlife and generate a new stream of tourists. Electronic music festival, UNDER, is set up to promote the burgeoning underground movement of the city internationally, both drawing to its historic roots and showcasing the new talent at the vanguard of the contemporary scene.
The festival will take place at VEF, historical Riga rave location. UNDER will continue Friday evening to Sunday morning, so that the visitors can have an opportunity to see as many artists as possible. The festival will encompass multiple genres:
ο Bass Music
ο other Electronic music styles
The festival will offer its visitors to explore not only the variety of underground music. Day program will include:
ο Documentaries about the underground music and it’s history
ο Unique 1990’s-2000’s party flyer exhibition
ο Workshops for children
ο Vinyl market and more.