Reworks Festival 2017 integrates for the first time to its program a beloved and special venue with historical importance for the city. Aigli Geni Hamam is the place where the second day of the festival will take place hosting popular local artists and really important names that will appear for the first time in Greece. The event will be entrance free.
A very important artist with great contribution to the contemporary music of our age will make his first appearance in Thessaloniki. Founder of the label Ninja Tune, half of legendary DJ duo and multimedia pop group Coldcut, Matt Black is one of the most efficient artists who never stopped innovating and contributing to the scene for almost three decades. He continues to gig, lecture, DJ, VJ, record, develop software and bridge the worlds of technology, club culture, art and activism. Along with him will be Raj Pannu, one of the best selector DJs and a fine ambassador of Ninja Tune around the world.
We also welcome Steve Hauschildt, a former member of the Emeralds that has a powerful presence in ambient and minimal music for more than a decade. His latest album “Strands” was placed at No.7 among the best albums of 2016 according to FACT Mag.
The above artists will join some of the most outstanding Greek artists, within the frame of the project Resound/Echos of Thessaloniki. Cayetano, a popular artist in Greece who has travelled all around the world performing as a DJ and a live act as well.
Nicola Regulus returns to Reworks presenting his new side project Pollux Rose. This project includes a more ambient and experimental character combined with various electronic styles.
Last but not least, the Tendts are going to give a special performance, few weeks after releasing their new EP, “It’s Everywhere” on Lower Parts. The popular duo is known for its ability to drift the audience to it’s multilayered musical universe, with alternate moods and soundcolors. Tendts are exploring the whole spectrum of electronic music, delivering unique productions that confirm their status as one of the best and well informed electronica acts in Greece.