Montag Mania

Montag Mania

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Montag Mania. Futuristic, dance, neo-tropical band from Sweden. A musical journey, some lucky mistakes, some magic, euforic moments recorded and captured on tape, snapshots of these parallel worlds existing simultaneously all over the planet. New Album Tropical Birds.

Biography

Montag Mania - Tropical Birds

After a very successful releaseshow at Kägelbanan, Stockholm, with 450 people attending and a lot of fantastic respons did Tropical Birds get 5 stars of 6 at the music magazine Gaffa and did also take a spot in Claes Olson's Best Right Now list over at musikindustrin, and the New York based blog 'Joy Of Violent Movement' has described 'Tropical Birds' as a warm and playful mix of indierock, dance music and tropicalia.
The single "Into The Highlife" went right in at number 3 on the main Swedish student radiochart. Montag Mania is currently receiving a great amount of airplay on Swedish student radios.

Montag Mania with Isabel De Lescano, Fredrik Blank and Juan Romero has just released their new album "Tropical Birds".??"Tropical Birds" is Montag Manias second album, a futuristic, ambient dance record with elements of tropicalia and afrobeat. The music was written during creative recording sessions in Kreuzberg, Berlin, in Stockholm and in Tornedalen in the north of Sweden.?The album contains elements from many different times and places, a musical journey, some lucky mistakes, some magic, euforic moments recorded and captured on tape, snapshots of these parallel worlds existing simultaneously all over the planet.??Montag Mania just finished the SonordicA Denmark tour in december 2012 and the releaseparty "Tropical Birds Party" at Kägelbanan, Stockholm became a?huge success, a collaboration in art, sound and light with VJ:s, dj:s, performance and batucada band "Yakumbé" appearing as guests on the single "Into the Highlife".

Bandhistory :
Montag Mania released their debut album "Piraya" 2006 that was recorded in Stockholm and in Lima, Peru where Isabel and Fredrik wrote the songs that came to be "Piraya" The album was released by their own label Love Bomb Music and got really good reviews in "Dagens Nyheter" and Eskilstuna-Kuriren among others.?The release was followed by intense touring and as warm up act for Daniel Lanois and Amparanoia in Stockholm.??The song "Piraya" was picked out to represent Sweden at the Europavox festival in France and it was also in the movie "Made In Yugoslavia" (by Miko Lazic) wich was released in Sweden and in Serbia.
The first single "Into the Highlife" and the album "Tropical Birds" is now available at all the digital musicshops.

Promotion & booking??Marko Lindroos?m.r.lindroos@gmail.com?+46 (0)73 723 93 49

Discography

Piraya : release 30th january 2006

Tropical Birds : release 26th january 2013

Other projects :

De Lescano : release 19th may 2010
A collaboration project between Isabel De Lescano, Fredrik Blank (from Montag Mania) and the swedish artist, poet and songwriter Staffan Hellstrand.