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Mary Popkids (HU)

An indie band from the future based in Budapest, Mary PopKids aims to make genre-bending dreamy, funky pop and cites eclectic influences ranging from The Jackson 5 to Bon Iver and Phoenix. Starting out from a basement and slowly recognized for their energetic percussion and vocoder heavy lives shows, they’ve become household names in Hungary’s music scene performing regularly at festivals (including Sziget and VOLT) and having sold out shows at Budapest’s premier clubs since 2014. Venturing out of Hungary they`ve also played shows in Russia, Poland, Belgium and Romania. Mary PopKids’ acclaimed first LP „The Blue Inside” (2014) was followed by their more experimenting, downtempo, sophomore LP “All You Can Keep” (2016) In May 2018 a new EP "Togetherness" is released together with 4 animated music videos! Go check it out. Recent highlights include: • Writing the official anthem for Sziget Festival 2017 • Headlining the Liveurope Showcase event at A38, Budapest • Opening for Bastille and Marina and The Diamonds at Budapest • Being featured on the official Spotify new music playlist • Their single `Wildcard` was the official music of Budapest`s 2024 Olympic Bid • Licensing music for the upcoming American feature film ”Staring at the Sun”