The eleventh edition of Positivus festival has opened its gates, the sun is shining and today’s program couldn’t look any better. Friday brings big names on the table – today Positivus festival is headlined by PIXIES, MAXÏMO PARK, JP COOPER, GRANDMASTER FLASH and many more.
Lattelecom Stage, the main festival stage, will host Estonian folk band Trad.Attack!, alternative British rock bands Nothing But Thieves and Maximo Park and, of course, the main act of the night – American rock legends Pixies.
On Nordea Stage on the first festival day we will see Latvian band Baložu pilni pagalmi, Danish band Get Your Gun, one of the most noticeable musicians from the alternative New York music scene Margaret Glaspy, ambient pop-band from Boston Cigarettes After Sex, British singer JP Cooper who is also know as the author of the popular hit September Song and also American hip hop legend Grandmaster Flash.
Electric Room stage has a list of amazing DJ’s playing tonight – Aeroplane, AraabMUZIK , DJ Nova, Makree and DJ RUDD.
Tallinn Music Week artists – a band from Estonia Beyond Beyond and rap duo Okym & Tiiu – will open Palladium Stage; local artists Ezeri, Chris Noah, Edavārdi, Singapūras Satīns and Bandmaster will fallow them
On the Nature Stage it will be possible to see the performance of Riga Improvisation Theatre as well the winners of the competition Golden Seagull. Later on one of the leading new generation’s jazz guitarist Matīss Čudars will perform, as well as band Polifauna, Mad Ant and Kosmodisk and DJ Oriole & VJ Linda Konone.
The Shortcut Cinema also has a rich program to offer – Quick Estonian Boys (Sangarid, 2017), One ticket, please (2017) Inside Llewyn Davis (2013), La La Land (2016), What nobody can see (2016), The Happy Film (2016), Everybody Misses Pranas Ivanauskas (2016), Undercurrent (2016) un Spring Breakers (2012).