released March 18, 2014
*ABOUT THE ARTISTS*
STYPTIC (Niš, Serbia)
Styptic was formed in the year 2003 in Nis, Serbia. The band recorded their first EP, "Junkyard", in 2005, also making their music video debut that year with the song "Blocked". This was followed by another EP, "Mode", in 2007, and another music video for the song "Afterlie" in 2009. In 2010, the band entered the studio to record their first full-length record named "Noesis". The album is made up of eleven original songs and is set to be released in the spring of 2014. Over the years, Styptic has accumulated a wealth of experience as a touring band as well, having played a large number of independent gigs, as well as taking part in numerous festivals. With this song they are announcing their debut album, out in may for BPR.
Ilija Medar - Vocals
Velibor Stanojević - Guitars
Bratislav Prolović - Guitars
Dalibor Minić - Bass guitar
Bojan Miljković - Drums
Vladimir Popović - Keyboards, Synths and Samplers
THE SCARPS (Kruševac, Serbia)
Garage alternative crossover band theSCARPS were formed by their guitarist Saša Ognjanović with his friend Ivan Virijević – Ika. 1990. in Kruševac. After their 25 year old career, many albums and gigs, they recorded one track for Black Planet compilation featuring BPR founder Vladimir.
Saša Ognjanović - guitar, vocals
Fat Z - drums, vocals
Ivan Marković - bass
NIKOLA VRANJKOVIĆ (Beograd, Serbia)
Nikola Vranjković is emminent Serbian artist, music producer and poet. Until recently he was a member of Belgrade band Block Out and now he is continuing his solo career. Released an ep for BPR earlier this year, and this song is a part of a musical concept accompanying his second book "Bremeplov". Very honored to have him on board.
VELIBOR NIKOLIĆ (Pančevo, Serbia)
Velibor Nikolić was born in Vršac. Started playing music recreationally around 1994. making electronic music and created his first band Sublimacija in 1998. After moving to Pančevo he played in a band called Jewy Sabatay until they broke up in 2010. In 2011. he formed band Brigand which is currently active. As a solo autor he released two solo albums under alias Alvarez, two eps (remastered and reissued on Black Planet as an LP). Čovek peva posle rata (2012.) is his first solo album. Also released an album with his band Brigand for BPR. With this song he is announcing his solo LP which will be released on BPR later this year.
Brigand free dl:
Rain on Wood free dl:
ANA ĆURČIN (Beograd, Serbia)
Ana Ćurčin is a young artist from Belgrade. She performs original songs in English, as well as covers of foreign songs, performed in combination of vocals, acoustic guitar and drums. She is one of the "Best Representative local Americana scene" and her music blends elements of indie-rock and American folk. Independently, accompanied by her band or with collaborators, Ana has actively performed since December, 2012.
Lazara Marinković email@example.com
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MIZAR (Skopje, Macedonia)
is a Macedonian rock band from Skopje. They achieved a status of a cult band, especially in Macedonia and across the former Yugoslavia. They are not actually under the radar, but they gave us their track as a gift of support, showing how great they are. This is a single of their new album due to come out in couple months.
Harmosini, (male byzantine choir)
BIG BUG (Pirot, Serbia)
Big Bug is a unity that explores new forms and shapes them into music. With this song, they are announcing their debut LP coming out soon on BPR.
Ivan Vasić - lead vocal
Milan Panić - FX & sampler
Stefan Potić - guitar
Boban Tošić - bass guitar
Saša Đorđević - drums
Predrag Pejčić - keyboards, backing vocal
ČISTILIŠTE (Beograd, Serbia)
Cistiliste is trio from Belgrade. Their music is an explosive combination of dark, noise and art punk. Lineup consist of Ivana Paunovic (guitar,vocal), Nemanja Bulatovic (bass) and Trajce Nikolovski (drums). This is their first recording ever published.
G. (Niš, Serbia)
After doing covers in Horror Electro Pop manner band is keeping its work in creative way, deciding to record a song @our studio and release it on the compilation. Genre: Strange Fusion of Pop
ohbabyw - vocal
Eva - bass
Šime - drums
Mladen - guitar
FIGURATIVE THEATRE (Niš, Serbia)
FT provides alienated, surreal sound, art and anti-art at the same time. All kind of devices are important in their music.
They do some live DADA performances and Fluxus videos, performaces! FT started in 1999. and they are still fighting! FT are the creators of Black Planet Records and released two fantastic albums on our label
Figurative theatre 2012/2014:
Katarina Zivanović - computing and live sampling, performance art
Pedja Zivanović - vocal, production, computing, performance art
Vladimir Popović - production, live keyboards and guitars, occational vocals
Stefan Milojković - live drums
rest of the discography - 1999. - 2012.
NEBO JE CRVENO (Subotica, Serbia)
NJC was created in fall 2010. in an old house in Zagrebacka street in Subotica. Their music can be described as post-hardcore with melancholic and emotive sound and intimate lyrics. Sometimes spiced with balkan etno melos and lyrics in Serbian, their songs differ from classic American and European hardcore sound, and gain
authenticity from time and space they were created in.
Kao tema/inspiracija je upotrebljena pesma Ace Lukasa – Ako su tvoja usta otrov sipala
Nebo Je Crveno are:
Zoran Ivanišević – drums
Igor Hadžalić - bass
Damir Tahiri - voice, guitar
GORIBOR (Bor/Niš, Serbia)
Goribor is an eminent serbian alternative electro-blues band. Also not exactly under the radar, but we are very honored to have them on board with an exclusive live track.
St, Piti, Uža, Darko
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PONOĆNI VODENIČAR (KATABAZIJA) (Kruševac, Serbia)
Dark poet and frontman of Serbian darkwave band Katabazija covers Tears for fears in his own way, featuring ex singer of the Serbian reggae band ZAA.
DBAU (Prijedor, BIH)
Electro rock band hailing from Bosnia. New album "Doctor Red" will be released for "Slušaj Najglasnije" label in 2014.
Simke - vocal
Dino - guitar
Đomla - bass
PLAVO (Kruševac, Serbia)
Plavo (Blue) is instrumental post-rock band located in Krusevac, Serbia. Members of the band are active at the hardcore scene for a long time with bands: The bridge, Jain, Deadrise and No Way Back. The main idea of the band is to try to find the connection between the man and the universe, through music. To find the other self in yourself, to listen and look at the one who lives in your body, to understand everything that is around you. To find and understand yourself.
Bogdan Dobrota - Guitar
Stevan Dobrota - Bass
Živko Obradovic - Drums
DICHOTOMY ENGINE (Kula, Serbia)
Dichotomy Engine is project from Serbia with Drazen Djordjevic as its leading force. At the end of 2007 influenced by the sound of many electronic and noise underground bands and musicians Drazen starts to creates his sound. Dichotomy Engine creates music which has variously been described as ‘drone gaze,’ ‘dark ambient,’ and ‘industrial noise’, combining the atmospheric textures and elements of industrial, shoegaze and experimental/ambient music often with the heaviness and volume of metal and noise music. Dichotomy Engine’s sound is evolving constantly, always working and exploring many ways to record and play with different ideas, music and noises. Since 2007. Dichotomy Engine has released 3 albums, 2 ep's, 2 collaboration albums and participated on more than 10 worldwide compilations so far. Drazen is also performing live and his energetic and performances are part of his live shows.
THE SIXTH CATHARSIS (Prilep/Gevgelija, Macedonia)
Another project of Andrej Karadzoski (Maras). The idea is to work with different musicians willing to experiment with different kinds of music.
ШЕРЕТ БЛЕЈЗЕР MICRO DRIVER (Niš, Serbia)
ŠBMD is an alternative band hailing from Niš. The band started in 2006. Recorded couple of songs and paused until 2009. when they continued playing music. Drowning in postmodern mud with other bands. Planning on releasing debut album this year.
Milan Ristic - vocals
Milos Vojvodic - drums
Marko Nikolic - bass
Marko Miladinovic, Mladen Marjanovic - guitars
PLASTIC SUNDAY (Niš, Serbia)
Plastic Sunday was created In 2008. In Nis , Serbia , and music of this band can be described as garage rock and roll with the effects of noise sound . Major award Plastic Sunday received by critics of web magazine Popboks where this band named the best new band in Serbia for a year 2010. As a result of the award Plastic Sunday made the first mini album "Razum trazi razloge" published on the online label Silos. Plastic Sunday had a large number of concerts at various clubs throughout Serbia , as well as performances in the region.
Milan Mitrovic - drums, vocal
Bratislav Mitrovic - guitar
Aleksandra Stankovic - bass guitar
OWL OXIDANT (Jagodina/Ćuprija, Serbia)
Stoner/psychedelic rock from central Serbia with many other influences.
Nikola Lazić - guitars and synths
Mihajlo Đorović - bass, drums, synths and production
IVEZA and ELEMENTS (Kragujevac, Serbia)
Electronica / New Age / Alternative Metal band from Kragujevac brings us a real refreshment in Black Planet sound.
Members: Marko Sujica, Predrag Spasojevic, Ivan Ivezic and Nikola Vasic
ANNE MARIE (Subotica, Serbia)
Anne Marie is a singer, songwriter and musician from Subotica,Serbia. Although she is musically active for about ten years as a singer, and four years as a co-founder, singer and lyrics writer in an electronic duo called DSubFaces, she started making her own music quite recently. Her musical style is eclectic, lyrical themes mostly about love, genres never defined, always led by the emotion. When it all comes together - it's a circus.
ŽEN (Zagreb, Hrvatska)
The band was formed in 2009 in Zagreb.Their music can be described as a fusion of kraut-post-math-dreamy-synth-psy-indie but they strive towards creating their own sound.
Eva Badanjak – guitar, vocals, keys&synths
Sara Ercegović - drums, vocals, synths
Ivona Ivković – bas, vocals, synths
Tanja Minarik - live visuals
ALEXANDER CROW (Vršac, Srbija)
Alexander Crow is the founder and leader of many bands such as "Vrane" (The Crowes), "Constant Fear" and "Dark Romance", creating his sound from gothic-rock, dark, love-doom metal and electric blend within the sound. Creating electro music to be his final stage of presenting love&death lyrics mixed with influences of many great artists with his emotions and devotion, lust and dust…
MONAMIE (Subotica, Serbia)
is a friend of yours and a friend of mine.
maD (Subotica, Serbia)
Subotica based producer, Rajcic "maD" Atila, has released his debut split album with alg0rh1tm on Black Planet a year ago. Their first tunes were released on the "World is Remixed" compilation, also on Black Planet Records.This is some new exciting stuff from him
CLAYMORE (Beograd, Srbija)
Claymore is an all round night lurker, succesfully covering everything from underground clubs of Belgrade to its darker streets and corners, all the way to some high profile mainstream spots. His faces and names are many as well as different phases and mileage in underground and not so underground music scenes. Hasty and restless as much as detail-oriented, simply put - mercurial to the bone. Mix/master done by Srđan Adamović CPKC.
GRAVITY OF LIGHT (Niš/Beograd, Srbija)
Gravity of Light – Chasing shadows (2014) has its strategy based on counterpoint. Melodic vocal is the only human factor, other elements of sound/noise are rhythmic and in disharmony. Gravity of Light are Kristina and Davorin Pavlovic. They have released an ep on BPR.
C L VRS | 'marching band of colours' |
Apatride drag / screwgaze / witch house musician, currently residing on various locations in Balkans.
CROCODILE TEARS (NIŠ)
is a side project of Vladimir Popović, one of Black Planet creators. The guest on this track is his old friend Zorana Lazarević, pianist from Niš.
aka Marina Karadžić, first appeared on Black Planet doing vocals on Figurative Theatre SCOBS album.
and later on previous compilation
ALEN ILIJIĆ (Novi Sad, Serbia)
Alen Ilijic is a composer and visual artist. Studied composition, orchestration, electronic music and sound engineering at the Faculty of Music in Belgrade with one of the most well - known composers, music theorists and modern music scholars in Eastern Europe, Dr. Srdjan Hofman.His musical vibrations are both harsh and soft, expressive and somber.
alg0rh1tm (Subotica, Serbia)
Subotica based producer, Denis Glavcic, has released his debut split album with maD on Black Planet a year ago. Their first tunes were released on the "World is Remixed" compilation, also on Black Planet Records.This is some new exciting stuff from him
NJUŠKAČI JABUKA (Beograd, Srbija)
Instrumental trio from Belgrade, also their first released tune.
mangulicaFM & NASTROM & LENHART TAPES (Beograd, Srbija)
Mangulica is the only surviving autochthonous Serbian breed of domesticated pig. Other two, Šiška and Šumadinka died out. A breed, also known as “woolen pig”, due to its good qualities, is considered a “noble”, but it almost died out in the 1980s. Its fat has up to 80 % cholesterol and triglycerides less than a common, white pig. In 1998 Mangulica was introduced in Zasavica, but unlike Podolian cattle, they are left to roam free in the reservation, becoming feral since then. A cases of breeding with wild boar are known.
Nastrom and Lenhart are his over9000 label friends. One guy, 4 walkmans. Goat and sheep dialogues, muslim chanting, loops, e-bow instructions, turbo-folk anthems, language lessons, satanist rituals, heavy metal guitar for beginners… and an instrumentalist from the deserts of Serbia, Nastrom.
CPTOVI (Niš, Serbia)
They are an experimental band from Niš. The track they contributed is recorded live.
LEZET (Požega, Serbia)
Lezet is a one-man experimental music project from serbia with 57 albums released so far (through labels from Usa, Norway, France, China, Belarus, Luxembourg, Mexico, England, Russia, Australia, Greece, Ukraine, Scotland, Germany, Poland).
THIRD I (NIŠ/ĆUPRIJA)
Third I is ambient / industrial / noise / drone act created in 2006. by Peđa and Nenad. They wanted to create music with dark sense and experimental approach. So Third I became entity that they use to play, experiment and provoke. All the time Third I is changing, progressing, getting new faces and new expressions… www.thirdinoise.co.nr www.facebook.com/thirdinoise www.facebook.com/thirdinoisepropaganda
HESPERIAN DEATH HORSE (Zagreb, Croatia)
Quartet from Zagreb,Croatia since 2011. Metallic sludge cacophony of nihilistic poetry.
HDH band members are/were active in bands such as Seppuku ,Portman , Kvltivator, Tzara ,Prod, Maljutka, Radio Rocha , Nietzsche Killed Him! and Uthovar.
Dario Orac - guitars & vocals
Domagoj Žunic - bass & vocals
Sven Soric - guitars & vocals
Ivan Kukuljevic - drums
PETAR ALARGIĆ (Sremska Mitrovica, Serbia)
is an independent artist coordinating diverse music outlets: abstract ambient / electronica / metal.
Tracks 9, 10, 30 produced, mixed and mastered by Vladimir Popovic
Tracks 16. 22, 25, 28, 29 mixed and mastered Vladimir Popovic
Tracks 20, 35, 37, 38 mastered by Vladimir Popovic
selection byVladimir Popovic, Pedja Zivanovic
artwork by Živko Kondić
Black Planet Records 2014.
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