Nemra – Room N11 – Video

Always a pleasure to return to the Armenian electro-rock band Nemra.

Nemra - photo - ©Emin Sartagar Aristakesyan

Nemra – photo – ©Emin Sartagar Aristakesyan

A new video surfaced last week from a concert at the Yerevan State Puppet Theatre of the track Room N11 – which is a darker countenance than music of their previously featured, shining a light on a band, who, were it not for geo-political location would, I am certain, have a more globally known face.

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Nemra & Lav Eli – Qo Achqery – Video

The Armenian electro-rock band Nemra teamed up with some of the members of the alt-rock band, also from Armenia, Lav Eli, for a few songs in a concert at the end of last month.

Nemra and Lavi Eli - Puppet Theatre Of Yereva (Armenia) 31st of May 2018

Nemra and Lavi Eli – Puppet Theatre Of Yereva (Armenia) 31st of May 2018

One of which, evidently well known by the audience – Qo achery – written by Lav Eli was revealed as a video a few days ago.

On the off-chance, like me you find yourself unable to stop joining in with the chorus –

Քո աչքերը ինձ դարձրել են խելագար,
Քո շուրթերը գինետուն են ինձ համար

(Your eyes, they drive me wild,
Your lips, are sweet for me)

Lav Eli – website

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Nemra – Daisy – Video

The Armenian electro-rock outfit Nemra last featured in the 2018 New Year Ninety.

Nemra - Daisy


Nemra is a band which has quickly become a staple on the site and this time around a song, which they have not got around to releasing as a recording and only revealed acoustically as a demo, though known to their live audience was recently captured in live performance – Daisy.

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New Year Ninety 2018 – 80 to 71

For those new to the annual New Year Ninety – every two hours and two minutes on the 1st of January from 05:05 until 23:23 UTC a section of the chart is published, a chart based on the Readership activity on the associated sites over the year – resulting in the Ninety bands.

Steve Schuster - New Year Ninety 2018

Steve Schuster

Whilst reflective of you as a reader of the site, it is, as you will note, not a chart in which anyone is able to vote, rather calculated on various algorithms, which do take in to account whether a band has only been featured first in December as opposed to in January or earlier, amongst other factors. This is intended to make the chart a more genuine representation of the readership and based on actual events, not who is the band with the most active fanbase… from  80 – 71…

80. 40 Shillings On The Drum (England)

Beggars Who Believe – EP – 40 Shillings on the Drum is available on iTunes.*

79. White Ape (England)

Ape! – EP – White Ape is available on iTunes.*

78. Lord Willing (USA)

You Got a Hold on Me – Single – Lord Willing is available on iTunes.*

77. L-Space (Scotland)

Aloe – Single – L-Space is available on iTunes.

76. The Pistol Mystics (USA)

Ammunition is available on bandcamp.

75. Steve Schuster (USA)

74. Bruno Major (England)

A Song for Every Moon – Bruno Major is available on iTunes.*

73. CNGRTS (Germany)

A Fall From Grace is available on bandcamp.

72. Nemra (Armenia)

71. Elisa Money (USA)

The Seed – EP – Elisa Money is available on iTunes.*

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Band Of The Month – December 2017 – Editors’ Choice

The final selection of 2017 for the Editors’ Choice for Band Of The Month.

Before the year closes I would once again like to thank all the musicians from around the world for their endeavours, whether they make contact, are ever featured or not – you do make the world a brighter place, thank you. Somehow I feel the video shot live in pouring rain with fans enjoying the music in this the Editors’ selection for this month extrapolates this thought far better than text can ever express…

Nemra - Band Of The Month December 2017


…from Armenia – Nemra.

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