Search Event Tickets

Eventsuche

Buy Music & Merch!


EMP

Nuclear Blast Online Shop

Newsletter

Event Calendar

February 2018
M T W T F S S
29 30 31 1 2 3 4
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
26 27 28 1 2 3 4

Latest Events

Thu Feb 22 @ 7:00PM - 11:00PM
(D) Concert: CORRODED
Thu Feb 22 @ 7:00PM - 11:00PM
(D) Concert: SHOSHIN
Thu Feb 22 @ 7:00PM - 11:00PM
(D) Concert: THE FACELESS
Thu Feb 22 @ 7:00PM - 11:00PM
(D) Concert: DODIE
Thu Feb 22 @ 7:00PM - 11:00PM
(D) Concert: SOL HEILO
Thu Feb 22 @ 7:00PM - 11:00PM
(D) Concert: MHD
Thu Feb 22 @ 7:00PM - 11:00PM
(LT) Concert: DEPECHE MODE
Thu Feb 22 @ 7:00PM - 11:00PM
(D) Concert: D/TROIT
Thu Feb 22 @ 7:00PM - 11:00PM
(D) Concert: MARMOZETS
Thu Feb 22 @ 7:00PM - 11:00PM
(A) Concert: KÄRBHOLZ
Fri Feb 23 @11:00AM - 11:00PM
(D) Festival: Wacken Winter Nights
Fri Feb 23 @ 7:00PM - 11:00PM
(D) Concert: D/TROIT
Fri Feb 23 @ 7:00PM - 11:00PM
(D) Concert: HERE LIES MAN
Fri Feb 23 @ 7:00PM - 11:00PM
(D) Concert: MARMOZETS
Fri Feb 23 @ 7:00PM - 11:00PM
(D) Concert: ANDREAS WEBER
Fri Feb 23 @ 7:00PM - 11:00PM
(D) Concert: FORCED TO MODE
Fri Feb 23 @ 7:00PM - 11:00PM
(SK) Concert: M.I.N.E
Fri Feb 23 @ 7:00PM - 11:00PM
(D) Concert: SHE PAST AWAY
Fri Feb 23 @ 7:00PM - 11:00PM
(CH) Concert: KÄRBHOLZ
Fri Feb 23 @ 7:00PM - 11:00PM
(D) Concert: HALLER

Translate

ennlfrdeitrues
timurkarakus 20150228 by ekaterinamozina07Event: “The First Night of Spring” with special guest Timur Karakus (Schöngeist)
Club: Money Honey, St. Petersburg, Russia
Date: 28th February 2015
Genre: Gothic Rock / EBM / Industrial / NDH / Synth Pop / New Wave …
Website: https://www.facebook.com/pages/SCHÖNGEIST/146222891222

Over a week has passed since our little holiday in St. Petersburg, so it’s just the right time to look back and refresh memories and impressions. But first of all a sort of an introduction: at the end of February in Russia people used to celebrate so-called “Maslenitsa” with pancakes, round dances, songs and a big fire, saying farewell to the coldest season of the year. We decided not to go too far from the traditions and made a really hot party at the first night of spring to greet it with cool music, a lot of fun and a charming atmosphere mostly created thanks to the special guest of the event, Timur Karakus, the lead singer of German gothic rock band SCHÖNGEIST.

timurkarakus 20150228 by ekaterinamozina10timurkarakus 20150228 by ekaterinamozina03timurkarakus 20150228 by ekaterinamozina02

The band is working on a new album but Timur has found some time to come to Russia to have a rest from the studio, to meet fans and to play his own songs and favourite ones during his first visit of our country. I think we all were a bit nervous and excited because didn’t know what to expect but pleasant surprises started already at the meet & greet when fans presented our German guest with some cool stuff, from a nice fan art to a traditional hat and no less traditional a set of vodka glasses and of course gave a very warm welcome. Timur also surprised people saying several phrases in Russian. So with that combination of happiness, energy and excitement the whole party flew incredibly fast yet everyone had enough time to have fun, enjoy an unpredictable mixture of different music genres from gothic rock and new wave to industrial, and definitely to dance, as the songs were just meant for that.

timurkarakus 20150228 by ekaterinamozina14

As the main goal was to make a good party for everyone involved, we did our best and, I really hope, we succeeded. However a DJ-party is not a concert though, even if there were several songs by SCHÖNGEIST played there, everyone is now waiting for the band’s full-length concert(s) in Russia, meanwhile those who joined and supported us on the first night of spring deserves a special thanks and those missed the even due to different terms, just check out the photos and be sure to follow the band’s new in order not to miss upcoming dates ;)


Full Gallery

  • timurkarakus_20150228_by_alekseysokolov01
  • timurkarakus_20150228_by_alekseysokolov02
  • timurkarakus_20150228_by_alekseysokolov03
  • timurkarakus_20150228_by_alekseysokolov04
  • timurkarakus_20150228_by_alekseysokolov05
  • timurkarakus_20150228_by_alekseysokolov06
  • timurkarakus_20150228_by_alekseysokolov07
  • timurkarakus_20150228_by_alekseysokolov08
  • timurkarakus_20150228_by_alekseysokolov09
  • timurkarakus_20150228_by_alekseysokolov10
  • timurkarakus_20150228_by_alekseysokolov11
  • timurkarakus_20150228_by_alekseysokolov12
  • timurkarakus_20150228_by_alekseysokolov13
  • timurkarakus_20150228_by_alekseysokolov14
  • timurkarakus_20150228_by_alekseysokolov15
  • timurkarakus_20150228_by_anatolyklimansky01
  • timurkarakus_20150228_by_anatolyklimansky02
  • timurkarakus_20150228_by_anatolyklimansky03
  • timurkarakus_20150228_by_anatolyklimansky04
  • timurkarakus_20150228_by_anatolyklimansky05
  • timurkarakus_20150228_by_anatolyklimansky06
  • timurkarakus_20150228_by_anatolyklimansky07
  • timurkarakus_20150228_by_anatolyklimansky08
  • timurkarakus_20150228_by_anatolyklimansky09
  • timurkarakus_20150228_by_anatolyklimansky10
  • timurkarakus_20150228_by_anatolyklimansky11
  • timurkarakus_20150228_by_anatolyklimansky12
  • timurkarakus_20150228_by_anatolyklimansky13
  • timurkarakus_20150228_by_anatolyklimansky14
  • timurkarakus_20150228_by_anatolyklimansky15
  • timurkarakus_20150228_by_anatolyklimansky16
  • timurkarakus_20150228_by_anatolyklimansky17
  • timurkarakus_20150228_by_anatolyklimansky18
  • timurkarakus_20150228_by_anatolyklimansky19
  • timurkarakus_20150228_by_anatolyklimansky20
  • timurkarakus_20150228_by_anatolyklimansky21
  • timurkarakus_20150228_by_anatolyklimansky22
  • timurkarakus_20150228_by_anatolyklimansky23
  • timurkarakus_20150228_by_anatolyklimansky24
  • timurkarakus_20150228_by_ekaterinamozina01
  • timurkarakus_20150228_by_ekaterinamozina02
  • timurkarakus_20150228_by_ekaterinamozina03
  • timurkarakus_20150228_by_ekaterinamozina04
  • timurkarakus_20150228_by_ekaterinamozina05
  • timurkarakus_20150228_by_ekaterinamozina06
  • timurkarakus_20150228_by_ekaterinamozina07
  • timurkarakus_20150228_by_ekaterinamozina08
  • timurkarakus_20150228_by_ekaterinamozina09
  • timurkarakus_20150228_by_ekaterinamozina10
  • timurkarakus_20150228_by_ekaterinamozina11
  • timurkarakus_20150228_by_ekaterinamozina12
  • timurkarakus_20150228_by_ekaterinamozina13
  • timurkarakus_20150228_by_ekaterinamozina14



All pictures by Ekaterina Mozina, Anatoly Klimansky and Aleksey Sokolov


You are here: Home Parties Europe Party Review: DJ Set Timur Karakus (Schöngeist) - The First Night of Spring February 2015