GNU

GNU

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Post-punk and electronica meets flaming rock n'roll. Ravaging live performances somewhere between Death from Above, Squarepusher, QOTSA and a gypsy fanfarre. www.myspace.com/gnulx

Biography

Created in 2006, GNU has trashed all stages in Lisbon with a unique blend of intensity and catchy melodies. Together GNU has won recognition in the Lisbon scene since then, besides a handful of good reviews and a growing fan group.

GNU feeds himself from the somewhat disturbing sounds of Aavikko, Young Gods, Mr. Bungle, Daft Punk, Death From Above 1979, Dengue Fever, Soft Machine, Dick Dale, Peter Thomas, Jean Jacques Perrey, Justice, Oingo Boingo, Melt Banana, Robert Wyatt, John Zorn, Lounge Lizards, Raymond Scott, Air, T. Power, Lionrock and Napalm Death.

Discography

Studio Recordings:
GNU E.P. - 2007
QUEM TEM PRESSA COME CRU - 2009 album.

Other:
FNAC NEW TALENTS 2009 - selection of best newbreed portuguese acts
"ACORDA" - 1st mp3 compilation in Portugal
FLEISCH MAG - austrian magazine. Lisbon Bands selection.

Songs in Radio:
Malai Kofta
Buddah Machine

Set List

- Gig duration: 45m to 1hr.
- 12 to 14 songs.
- The line-up includes a mashup of "Billy Jean" with "Buddah Machine".