Day 2 of KEXP's visit to the OFF Music Festival in Katowice, Poland was a perfect reflection of what founder Artur Rojek is aiming for: diversity not only in sound but in origin. KEXP's DJ Morgan spent time chatting with musicians from around the globe: up-and-coming Warsaw band Bastard Disco, Tokyo psych-rockers Kikagaku Moyo, and New York electronic-music pioneer Simeon Coxe aka Silver Apples. Check out these exclusive interviews below, and tune into The Afternoon Show on Wednesday, September 6th at 3:00 PM PT to hear DJ Morgan talk about the festival.
Check out all of our coverage from the 2017 OFF Festival here on the KEXP Blog!
Back in August, KEXP traveled to Katowice, Poland for our third year at the OFF Festival. In addition to our live broadcast and on-site interviews with bands like Silver Apples, Beak>, and more, we were also able to capture some field recordings with Polish band L.Stadt.
For our third year, KEXP returned to Katowice, Poland for OFF Music Festival, a weekend of music after our own hearts. "The OFF line-up neither favors nor discriminates against any specific genres," explained founder (and musician himself), Artur Rojek. "What matters is the music and the quality ...