On November 1st, the most popular jazz-funk band from Latvia “Very Cool People” is starting their first Central Europe tour with a home concert in Riga, the tour will continue with one concert in Kaunas, Lithuania, two concerts in Hungary and 5 concert streak with the band FUNKorporation (garage funk, jazzy soul, Balkan pop) in Romania.
“We are very thrilled to go on our first tour around Hungary & Romania, we have always wanted to have a tour around Central Europe, because mentality & culturally wise in our opinion we are very similar, so we hope that communication with audiences & people in general will be as great as at home! Also we are very happy to go around Romania with a fantastic local funk band FUNKorporation. So, hell yeah, we are ready to funk & make very cool parties in the venues we will be playing on this tour!” Very Cool People about the upcoming tour.
The tour dates and places:
1st of November – Shot Cafe – Riga, Latvia
3rd of November – Babtynas – Žemaitkiemis Manor – Kaunas, Lithuania
5th of November – Babel Camp – Balatonboglár, Hungary
6th of November – Szimpla Kert – Budapest, Hungary
7th of November – Atelier Cafe – Cluj-Napoca
8th of November – Jazz and Blues Club – Targu-Mures
9th of November – Gravel Room – Satu Mare
10th of November – Moszkva – Oradea
11th of November – Reflektor Venue – Timisoara
The upcoming tour is financially supported by the special purpose programme for touring by State Culture Capital Foundation, concerts in Romania are organized by the agency “Stairway Booking” (Romania).
This August “Very Cool People” went on their first tour in South Korea, giving 7 concerts in festivals and clubs around the country. The band is also nominated for the biggest European showcase “Eurosonic Noorderslag 2019”, which will take place on January in Groningen, The Netherlands.