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Bottomlayer Radio resurrected!

After an unimaginably long hiatus Bottomlayer Radio is finally resurrected! Mateusz Kraszewski and Paweł Piechowicz appear back on air with a new show, SATURDATION. Recorded every Saturday morning from a selected spot in London, the podcast introduces chosen inspiring individuals, explores the possibilities and happily reconfigures reality.

The summer comma is (almost) over!

A personal message from Paweł Piechowicz, the founder of bottomlayer.

Crashed Disco Balls & Mateusz Kraszewski going to the beach with the synthesizers

For some time now there has been a musical dialogue between Crashed Disco Balls and Mateusz Kraszewski. Now there is a chance to see them together live on the Swelina – Ecological Guest House of Culture beach festival in Sopot. Read the full story for more details!

New micro-project in Gdańsk: Minoga Bar

Kuba Kristo and Zuza Malicka are back in Gdańsk for a while – setting up the first autonomous bar in the city. Events and stars announced!

Polish punk stories in Binz

Next Tuesday, 11 January, in Zurich’s most exiting squat Binz, we are going to show a few movies about the Polish punk-rock scene in ’80s. Come and bring your friends!

Danziger Elektrizität 2010 – feel the heat of the Zurich night

The first edition of Danziger Elektrizität micro-festival took place on 22 August 2010 in Zurich, Switzerland and featured a beautiful line-up of three experimental-electro-noise bands from the city of Gdańsk. Here is a short documentary to give you a feel of that event.

From the bottomlayer archives: PL ART 2007

In July 2007, Villa Rosa was preparing for their live show in London at Brick Lane Art Car Boot Fair as a part of PL ART 2007 project by Modelarnia, Gdańsk. Here we give you a video documenting the wonderfully messy atmosphere of that days.

Danziger Electrizität Festival announced!

Finally we can announce it officially: a one day non-profit festival dedicated to the Polish avangarde electro-noise music – 22 August at Binz! Zurich. The generators are on the way!

Acoustic terror under the church
from Crashed Disco Balls

On 23 May, as a part of the Streetwaves 2010 festival in Gdańsk, Crashed Disco Balls performed a solo electro-trash gig right in the heart of the city’s Old Town.

The Dollis Hill Sessions #01: Pleistocene is coming

Somewhere among tangled cables, broken synths, empty beer cans and scribled-up papers a band called Pleistocene was born on Dollis Hill in May 2010… Here’s how it happened.


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