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Telekom – VOLT Festival – June, 30. 2015. – Sopron


Mega Concerts celebrating Birthdays at the Telekom VOLT Festival

 Day Zero June, 30.!

This year the doors will already be open at noontime, a day earlier than int he previous years  having on five stages superb concerts and programs awaiting visitors from  North-East-South-West of Europe.  Promising a smashing time having a numbers of groups and bands to hold their Birthday concerts and farewell concerts at the City of Sopron.

Daily tickets are already available. For those individuals staying throughout the entire festival days can purchase their VOLT season ticket and within it they will have entry pass as gift to the day earlier concerts.

Arriving to Sopron many star guests are expected … the Motorhead and Slash after the opening day.

Many local star guests will be at the VOLT festival, as  Ganxsta Zolee and the Kartel celebrating its 20th birthday.. This year the H57 group will be celebrating its 20th birthday.  Visitors who already been previously at the VOLT festival known very well their name and music, cause from the early years they were regular guest. This time the audience will have their last chance to see, hear them for this will be their farewell concert. Also previously as a regular guest were the 30Y band from the City of Pécs and this year will also be present at the VOLT festival celebrating its 15 birthday. Their concert will be held at Sopron’s beautiful and famous Lővér camp. The Heaven Street Seven also 20 years old and this year – as previously announced – say goodbye to their audience within their concert. A few years younger bands, as headliners, the Irie Maffia are celebrating  its 10th, the Intimate Gymnastics Illegal will be celebrating its 5th birthday at the VOLT festival. Among the audiences many of them will be curious to be at the Animal Cannibals concert. Late last year the Animal Cannibals celebrated its 20th birthday within a mega concert in Budapest.  This year they will be celebrating its 21st birthday and their invitation to participate at the VOLT festival was passed already.

Discussions are going on with foreign performers.

It is expected to tens of thousands – among audiences – at the City of Sopron on June, 30, at this roll of Mega Birthday concerts. Those fans awaiting to be at this years VOLT concert  better mark their calendar for not to be missed.

Beside enjoying the festival sounds, worthwhile to visit sights by spending a few days in the City of Sopron.

Update by Aggie Reiter

Budapest Park 2015!

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Budapest Park celebrate its 4th year in 2015 and  will be bringing  an awesome choice of programs. During the bunch of superb concerts … as the saying goes „All things must past” will be the goodbye concert after two decades of the active band H57. Worthwhile to be celebrating the seventh decade of blues musicians in a concert in. Also performs almost the entire leading edge of active legendary Hungarian pop-rock musicians entertaining for more than five decades and also expecting a number of well-known international stars.

This morning, Wednesday’s press gathering was held at the Bordó Bisztró on the  Nagymező  Street in Budapest, topics all about  Music …Music … Music to be at the open-air  Budapest Park.  It was said from the coming April to September  will be the city of entertainments bringing  each day over five months celebrity performers, the best DJs in the town at the largest open-air theater at four venues. Visitors will find their own taste in music because endless styles will pop on stage. The organizers ensure promotions and lots-and-lots of superb surprise programs each day. Beside the sights-and-sounds, inviting scent of food floating in the air and of course having intoxication drinks will be available. This year’s programs starts off on April, 23. 2015.

“In 2014 we held 93 concerts. This year having planned to have 80 to 90 concerts.  Negotiations is still ongoing with the artists, bands and groups. During the evening time there will be several productions to be seen and heard..” said Károly Gerendai – main organizer.

In 2014, 300 thousand people visited the Budapest Park on a venue of 10 thousand square meters Approximately, 200 bands and 60 DJ stepped  on stage. At the venue available to 11 thousand people  were  welcomed at three festivals. Károly Gerendai also said that the number of visitors in recent years, the programs were highly  accepted  by the audience at the Budapest Park.

For those who were born yesterday will be most probably new in listening to the Omega band’s old songs entitled a Mass on Beat, but will be a pure nostalgia for those born a day before yesterday when in ’69 after coming back from the UK gave their first concert at the time being so-called Youth Park, the one and only huge open-air venue where thousands of youngsters grew up on modern music in Budapest.

The list would be far too  long to mention all the artists, groups and bands, but worthwhile to mention here a couple .. Scooter, Omega band, Magdi Rúzsa,  TNT, Little Stars (Kis Csillag), Hobo … celebration his 70 years anniversary, Bon – Bon and Heaven Street Seven will hold their farewell party. Arista, Groups, Bands  date – timing who will be on stage  can be followed in English language at:

Also has been said… this year will be smaller reconstruction changes, especially in-and-around the visual world and in spaces,  as:  in addition to the main stage at 900 square meters at the „Park Dance Arena”. For those who wish to be at the atmosphere of the house party can hoover over to the „Retro Garden”. The „Bunker” ensuring for young contemporary artists showcase opportunity!  Even though in Hungary school’s out in July and start in September, the children will not be forgotten to have their time by visiting the  programs at the Pöttöm Kert (Midge Garden).

Update and snaps: Aggie Reiter





Friday, October, 11 –  Sunday, October 13.



Readers at the rollinginbudapest by now know very well, come rain … come shine every week-end there is something, somewhere happening in Hungary whether it’s „a festival, feast or fair”. Also this week-end abound in various events to be visited. Even the weather for the coming week-end will be in favor with the fall’s sunshine, with prehaps a bit of cloudy sky at 1st “Kürtős” Chimney Cake Festival. No need to bring along umbrellas, neither heavy coats.

For the first time will be out the  many new features of the chimney cakes, also beside of using pure flower, these yummies will be made with whole-wheat and/or gluten-and lactose-free materials.

The tools, equipments will be provided by the organizers … kneading machine will be made on the basis of the „Kürtős” chimney cake secret recipe. Each participating team will receive 4 doses of dough to prepare 50 cakes and ignition for the coals.

Awaiting for the debut cake makers to attempt in reaching the record in baking. To participate, learn the tricks to one of Hungary’s much indeed loved cake a team up to 4 individuals  may register for the fee of 2000HUF. The organizers will pass the income as already offered to the National Association of Large Families.

In addition to the cakes at the festival, there will be even more delicates and drinks as well, like cheese, ham, sausages, wines and pálinka which cannot be missed when and where a kinda food is served.

To go with the delicate aroma and delicious flavors concerts will fill the ears with well-known singers, bands music along the 2 days festival. Here are the dates, time and participants:

Friday, October, 11. 6 p.m. Sugarloaf, 7.30 p.m. The Indygo band‘s Premiere Chimney Cake song, 9 p.m. Heaven Street Seven.  Saturday, October 12. 5 p.m. Concerts after concerts: Ms. Adél Csodot, 6 p.m. Mr. Gergő Baricz, 7 p.m. Timi Antal, 8 p.m. Keresztes Ildikó Band. Sunday, October 13. 2 p.m. Veronika Wedding & The Boys, 4 p.m. Veronica Wedding & The Boys, 6 p.m. Hot Jazz Band, 8 p.m. Balkan Fanatik Band on stage with World, folk music.

Update  and snap by Aggie Reiter