Presenting together with P.L.N., Alectra Rothschild, Puer Parasitus and Viscose Journal
Lyzza (BR) presented by inter.agcy
Lyzza, stylized as LYZZA, is a Brazilian artist and DJ based in the Netherlands. As a teenager she enrolled in a DJ workshop class by Jarreau Vandal, who encouraged her to keep pursuing music. She started as a Ballroom DJ in Amsterdam and eventually started touring around the club scene in Europe. As an electronic pop artist, she released three EPs and a mixtape and has been associated with the avant-pop genre as well as "post-PC Music".
Lyzza has cited Nicki Minaj's Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded (2012) as an influence, explaining how "Roman Reloaded taught me you don’t have to censor yourself, there’s not that many rules to the artistic creation of music." Lyzza has stated that she found her Soundcloud community with Ariel Zetina, Jasmine Infiniti, LSDXOXO, among others.
In 2022, Lyzza released her mixtape Mosquito on the label Big Dada, an imprint of Ninja Tune.The mixtape featured a collaboration with Spanish artist La Zowi.
Croww (UK) presented by P.L.N.
Manchester-based Croww, is an artist pecking at the corpuses of Black Metal, noise, rap and punk, nesting in a new mutation of aggressive live performance and sound design.
Countess Malaise (IS) presented by Puer Parasitus
With an established presence in Iceland’s rap scene, Countess Malaise’s high-energy performances have already gotten her the pleasure of performing at multiple music festivals and is a welcome addition to lineups at alternative & queer venues across Europe.
Countess has released two projects Hystería 2019 and Maldita 2021 that both received critical acclaim. Malaise’s music touches upon subjects like love and mental illness. Fearless and enigmatic, Countess Malaise’s refusal to conform and her powerful live performances make her worth all the hype.
Courtesy (DK) presented by Viscose Journal
Najaaraq Vestbirk (DJ Courtesy) is interested in the liveness and interactive potential of performance, particularly in collective exchange and questioning the line between artist and audience. She is the founder and Creative Director of Kulør Publishing, where she oversees the production and curation of music releases, fashion collaborations, and multimedia projects. She has performed and exhibited sound works at notable venues such as Treize, Paris, ARKEN, Copenhagen, and Berghain in Berlin. With a keen eye for merging music and fashion, Najaaraq has composed runway scores for renowned brands such as CHANEL, Solitude Studios, and Vitelli. Additionally, she contributed to the cultural landscape as an editor and publisher of the photography book Leben by Daniel Hjorth. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Music Management from Rytmisk Musikkonservatorium and has a background in journalistic communication.
Britney Speed (DK) presented by Alectra Rothschild