Zandari Festa, a S.Korea indie music festival, is collaborating with Sound City to showcase some of the upcoming new indie acts from Britain. Slated to take place on 30 Sept – 3 October, the festival will be officially hosting the six British bands set to perform at one of the most popular indie festival in Korea.
The collaboration is a succession of the partnership since 2013 when Zandari Festa showcased five Korean artists at the Liverpool Sound City.
Sound City is UK’s largest independent music fest partners with arts funding organisations Arts Council England and British Council. The collaboration saw Yorkshire act – Fizzy Blood – signed to a Love Rock Company, a label from Korea.
Set to take place at Freedbird in Hongdae, Seoul, the event co-hosted by Sound City will see more showcase of artists from Britain this year. Other music organisations involved in the partnership include PRSF, Generator, DMF Digital, BIMM, PledgeMusic, Sentric Music and Liverpool International Music Festival.
The six bands/artists delegates from the UK will include Atlas Wynd, Coquin Migale, I Set The Sea On Fire, She Drew The Gun, Sugarmen and Elle Exxe.