introducing braids

Introducing in June promises to be a danceathon, with an add-on tour through various eras of synthesizers. NOTHING BUT HOPE AND PASSION partners with German music magazine Intro to showcase BRAIDS, PROPELLERS, and VANBOTPROPELLERS, a Kent, UK band, bring raucous and sardonic synth driven rock pop in the style of FRANZ FERDINANDVANBOT is Swedish pop star Ester Ideskog. Full of retro synths and pop references, she’s the female equivalent of TRULS, who rocked the Introducing showcase in April.

Headlining the show is Canadian experimental pop trio BRAIDS. Having impressed with their debut album Native Speaker in 2011, they are back to support Flourish//Perish. Minus one band member, and after eighteen months of touring, BRAIDS brings a new and modified song set, which has been described as more electronic and introspective.  Songs are intensely emotional, come by for your confession this Thursday, June 27th at Lido. Sign up via the first-come, first-served guest list.

BRAIDS will play Introducing on June 27th in Berlin

VANBOT will play Introducing on June 27th in Berlin