Date(s) - Saturday, October 27, 2018 - 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Cost: £5 in advance £7 on the door
Tickets: Buy on-line
POWERFUL – RUTHLESS – UNIQUE
V2A is a German/British project who conquered dancefloors of clubs with their unique sound
between EBM, Industrial and Techno.
V2A were founded in 2001 by Kevin Stewart (Drone) and Ines Lehmann (Mechanized), signed to
V2A released their debut album “EBM” in 2002 and this is where it all begun. V2A have played vast
amounts of shows all over Europe reaching from Clubs to large Festivals alongside big names of the industrial electro music scene, such as Suicide Commando, Funker Vogt, Agonoize.
On their CV can be found also European main support of COMBICHRIST – “Evolution Tour” in 2012, playing 5 countries all over Europe // Support of Nachtmahr in Germany in 2015 and main Tour Support of the 10th Anniversary Tour of Nachtmahr “UNBEUGSAM” 2017 in 7 major cities //
Headliner of the world-renowned “WASTELAND WEEKEND USA” – based on MAD MAX movies in the Mojave desert near Los Angeles/ California in 2016 and also booked for anchor after their immense success in 2017. Just to name a view. 2017 will be a repeat at Wastelands and headliner at numerous Apocalyptic Mad Max Festivals around the world and top Festivals in Europe.
V2A were also selected in 2013 by BBC UK Radio as their “most under the radar band in 2013″ and since V2A are featured on air on many occasions ranging from Radio Interviews, live recording sessions and live shows.
In 2016 V2A’s 4th Album “DESTROYER OF WORLDS” entered the German DAC charts at 3rd place and stayed in top 10 for the maximum amount of weeks possible.
24th February 2017 – Album No 5 was released – which received top markings from major
magazines, DJ’s and Fans.
V2A have a large devoted fan base in Europe and Internationally. V2A are no longer living in the
Electro Industrial project from South Wales, DrakenWerks is the vision of promoter / DJ Draken, combining catchy tunes with a unique deep whisper style vocals.
Their first professional produced album (though technically their second actual album), NO PRISONERS, gained great acclaim in 2016 upon it’s release. Produced by Gregor Beyerle of Studio Dreamcatcher, it lept straight to number 2 in the Deutsche Alternative Charts and remained in the top 10 albums for the maximum 8 weeks that an album can stay in the charts, an achievement made all the more remarkable that it was self-promoted without any labels pushing it.
As well as working in the studio, DrakenWerks can currently be seen performing live all across the UK and over the last couple of years, they have been called on to support bands such as Clan of Xymox, Mortiis, 3 Teeth, V2A, Alien Vampires, Ayria, Ashestoangels and many more.
Expect much more from this act in the years to come, with multiple new albums planned (and a rebuild of their first album) and possible tour opportunities.