Event information

Location: Lithuania, Zarasai lake
Date: 22 August 2008
Website: mjr.lt

Tickets:

30 EUR (100 Lt) - 3 day pass presale till 2008.08.01
35 EUR (115 Lt) - 3 day pass from 2008.08.01
Buy at www.tiketa.lt


MJR chants summon to the Great Zarasai island again!

The 11th edition of unique Baltic post-folk alternative festival "Mėnuo Juodaragis" is calling You again to the magic island of Zarasai lake, northeastern Lithuania. This year MJR will take place on August 22-24, as every year making nostalgic adieu to Summer and greeting new starlit Autumn. On three MJR 2008 stages we'll see many great music artists from Lithuania and European countries, presenting variety of styles.

During MJR holidays on a spectacular island the festival programme will also present exclussive lectures, tribal workshops, crafts, traditional rites, art exhibitions and projects, films, excursions, sport tournaments, folk dances and DJs, as well as nice dreams, pure nature, whispering trees, dancing fire and singing waters...

The main theme for MJR 2008 will be mythological beings "aitvarai" (brownie, also kite). So You'll be welcome to make and fly your kite as well. And historical dedication to the Lithuanian Resistence fight after WWII.

Mėnuo Juodaragis (Blackhorned Moon) is one of the most unique culture events in Baltic states. This independent three-days open air festival is dedicated to evoke contemporary Baltic culture, revive ancient traditions and present most interesting post-folk and alternative artists from various countries.

The MJR 2008 festival for the second time will come to a wonderful Zarasai location - a green big island in Zarasas Lake, near Zarasai town, northeastern Lithuania. The place is 160 km from capital Vilnius and is noted for adorable and wild Nature.

Who was there?

100% C.
100% Lapkritis


Bands

Loits
Obtest
Matt Howden
Von Thronstahl
Theodor Bastard
Andrius Mamontovas
Aistė Smilgevičiūtė Ir Skylė
Algirdas Klova Ir Vydraga
Atalyja
Rose Rovine E Amanti
Essa
Spiritual Front
Druva
Pragnavit
Auli
Kūlgrinda
Žvaigždumėnija
Driezhas
Vaikų Namai
Girnų Giesmės
Andaja
Lys
Obšrr
Spanxti
Pievos
Vihr
Brėkšta
Wejdas
Donis
Lipk Ant Sienų
Žolynas
Vilkduja

 
Updated: 16.07.2008




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