The alternative band Hedonutopia, who build their music on warm guitar tunes and attracting worldwide attention with their “Fantasy Music” album, Jakuzi will perform a concert that will shake the local music scene at %100 Studio as a part of Lokalize series on January 31st!
Jakuzi, one of the best representatives of dark wave, new wave and krautrock in our country was established in 2016, Istanbul. The band released their first album “Fantezi Müzik” only in cassette format and make a shift in the alternative music scene with their original and fresh productions. In 2017, the album was re-released with the Berlin-based City Slang label, with some new songs and attracted the attention of magazines such as The Quetus and The Guardian. They performed in many cities such as Paris, London, Berlin, Amsterdam, Barcelona and Zurich with “Fantezi Müzik” which was included in the 2017 Best Albums list at Bandcamp. Opening the window of a darker, more post-punk world with their 2019 album “Hata Payı” Jakuzi will be on the stage of %100 Studio on January 31st as a part of Lokalize series with their uncompromising style!
Kutay Soyocak: Vocal
Can Kalyoncu: Drums
Ahmetcan Gökçeer: Guitar, synth
Meriç Erseçgen: Bass guitar
Hedonutopia, whose name comes from the words “Desire Utopia” a name they gave to their latest album; was founded in 2008, İzmir. With Fırat Külçek on the guitar and vocals and Kerem Feyzi on synth and samples, they base their music on electronic rhythms, flying melodies, and deep vocals. The duo, floating on the waters of experimental and melancholy while listening, came in first at the 18th Battle of the Bands competition organized by Radyo Boğaziçi and released their first album “Ucube Dizayn” shortly after. In the following years, Hedanutopia released their albums “Yarı Cennet” and “Yakamoz Sandalı”.
At the end of 2019, Hedonutopia released their fourth album “Arzu Utopyası”, where they tried to answer the question “How would we make music if we were living on an island where every dream came true?”