MYTILENE, LESBOS ISLAND GREECE
1-3 OF AUGUST
The international Music & Graffiti “Beach Street Festival” will be on for the second year in a row. This year, it will be based in Mytilene, the capital of Lesvos Island. 50 or more artists and bands and over 100 graffiti artists will be participating from all over Europe and Turkey.The BSF team will try once more to bring the greek summer together with modern urban arts and tradition, surrounded by sounds and colors from all around the globe.
The musical activities and events of Beach Street Festival 2014 will basically take place in the historical Castle of Mytilene and the surrounding area, one of the biggest and oldest Castles of the Mediterranean.
There will be 3 stages, and the latest update for the Line Up is the following:
A.KOUKLAKIS (Flippin radio, Greece)
ALLES (SaveAs Music, Turkey)
AND.ID (Mobilee Records, Berlin)
ANTONY PL & PAUL S (Act Natural Records, Greece)
AUDIORAMA SHOWCASE W/ ALEX DIMOU, BODJ, LEE BURTON (Audiorama, Greece)
ECHONOMIST (Dessous / Rotary Cocktail Recordings / Back n Forth, Greece)
9WEST (Dessous, Greece)
JUST D (SaveAs Music, Turkey)
MIC MEIMAROGLOU (808 Recordings, Greece)
NINO SANTOS & LIGHTEM (Genial Records, Greece)
OCEANVS ORIENTALIS (The Magic Movement, Turkey)
SALLI (SaveAs Music, Turkey)
TOLIS KOUTRAS (Plasteline Recordings, Greece)
VAS (Mytilene, Greece)
12ος Πίθηκος (TOMAHOK, Greece)
ΒΗΤΑΠΕΙΣ (Αthens, Greece)
DJ ALX & KEBZER (Ηχοκρατορία, Greece)
DJ XQUZE (TOMAHOK, Greece)
ΕΙΣΒΟΛΕΑΣ (TOMAHOK, Greece)
ELEPHANT PHINIX (Βeatquick, TOMAHOK, Greece)
ΠΑΝΤΑΧΟΥ (Mytilene, Greece)
ΡΟΔΕΣ united (Athens, Greece)
XPRESHONISTS (Ηχοκρατορία, Greece)
ABEND (Enemies of the State, Greece)
AMP Outernational (DubWise HIFI, Athens)
ANNA MYSTIC (DubWise HIFI, Athens)
DUCKEM (Indigo Movement, Greece)
GANTZ (Deep medi / Innamind / System,Turkey)
INSOM (Urban Danja / Disturbed, Greece)
JEPH1 (Big Bang, MindStep, Greece)
MASHDOWN45 (DubWise HIFI, Athens)
MSDOS (Liquid Drops, Greece)
THE ROOTS CORNER (Brussels, Belgium)
VAIBONE (Heviweit, Greece)
After the successful mission of the first BSF, to breathe life into the abandoned hotel of Vatera and fill it with color, this year’s aim is to create a series of colorful murals, in honor of the 80 years since the death of Theofilos (1870-1934).
Our intention is to create a route along the city, marked by murals in specific locations starting from the ancient port of Mytilene with final destination the museum of Theofilos Chatzimichael-Teriade. This route will represent the connection and transition from the traditional Theofilos’s murals to the modern graffiti arts and techniques.
The participation for the graffiti artists is open-as it was last year- and EVERYONE can participate by sending an email at firstname.lastname@example.org, there is room for everyone!
(The entrance for the audience of the graffiti part is free)
Also, during the Beach Street Festival there will be graffiti seminars for anyone wishing to learn the history of graffiti and try their own skills!
The exact locations and the graffiti-writers’ names will be announced a month before the beginning of the festival.
The festival is supported by the N.Aegean region and the municipality of Lesvos through the cultural programs “Pelagos Politismou” and “Lesviako kalokairi”.
BEACH STREET FESTIVAL AUGUST 1-3, 2014, MYTILENE, LESVOS
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- Regular ticket presale 20€ (Eventbrite)
- Regular ticket presale 20€ (Viva.gr)
- Ticket at the door of the festival 25€
*The ticket value is symbolic, only to cover the Beach Street organization expenses and support the initiative.
*A great part of the income will be given to the NPO “Iliahtida” for the support of the social sensitive groups in Mytilene.
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