“Here’s a recent article written about an intriguing new idea for the future of a Fontaine Festival. Will it happen …who knows?” Poker Music Festival in 2014? The Fontaine Music Festival is one of the most eagerly awaited showcase events for the Liepaja music community. Since it was first organized and hosted seven
We’ve just added 3 dedicated artist galleries for: Eddie Angel, Louie Fontaine & The Starlight Searchers and Leaf. All photos in these excellent sets were taken by the photographer Jakob Hartenberger. You can check out the galleries mentioned above and many other photos taken at the Fontaine Festival 2013 – “Rest In
The Latvian journalist Agnese Matisone has written a wonderfully poetic review of this years festival which we’d like to share with you on these pages. Below, you’ll find both English and Latvian versions. The article was originally written in Latvian and we hope the English translation does it justice. Agnese Matisone FACEBOOK |
This year, we had our traditional Photo Tent and Art Area situated between the Gypsy Camp and Fontaine Royal Hotel. Here are a selection of photos taken from the Friday and Saturday of the festival. Pictures taken from the Fontaine Festival – “Rest In Hell” Date: August 9th & 10th 2013 Venue: The
The first galleries have been added for the Fontaine Festival 2013 “Rest In Hell”. There’s still one more glorious day to go and we’ll have many more images to come in the following weeks. Check out all our galleries …here To the left, taken from Saturday night is Jumprava. Fontaine Festival
The Velvet Supernova (LV – Alternative Rock) The Velvet Supernova is an alternative rock band from Riga, Latvia formed in 2011. All of the band’s members have gained notable studio and stage experience in their previous bands for over 7 years, playing the largest clubs and festivals in the Baltic States and Finland.
Otava E (RUS – Folk) Otava E hail from St. Petersburg in Russia and they have devoted themselves to old Russian folk music. In their own words “they play music from the times when their parents were young”. With large helpings of charisma and humour, they fill that old music with new life
Jumprava (LV – Industrial / Instrumental Rock) Jumprava, a band with a long history, come from Rīga, Latvia. Their songs are mostly written in Latvian and their music has always been rather different from the other popular bands in Latvia. Some have even called them “the Latvian Depeche Mode”. Their songs are very