New international acts announced: KLEZ, Theodore & Velvet Starlings

Mar 15, 2018

Yesterday, Live at Heart hosted a Swedish Party at South by Southwest in Austin, Texas. During the event, three new acts were announced for the 2018 line-up.

We know two of the acts from last years festival, while the third acts will be one of the youngest acts ever to play at Live at Heart. We are happy to announde that KLEZ, Theodore and Velvet Starlings are joining the 2018 line-up!

Klez – Danceable soul from San Francisco
The Soul/R&B-act Klez returns to Live at Heart after having made a name for himself at last years festival.

– Many of us discovered Klez and his soul music last year. His gig at the Live at Heart grand opening was a huge success. We are very happy to welcome Klez back to Örebro, says Peter Åstedt, Senior Advisor at Live at Heart. 

Theodore from Greece merges classic and electronic music
Theodore played at last years festival and is bringing his “atmospheric and often cinematic” songs back to Örebro in 2018. Since we last saw him, he has performed at South by Southwest and Eurosonic Noorderslag.

Velvet Starlings – one of the youngest acts ever to play at Live at Heart
Velvet Starlings was discovered by the Live at Heart crew at a showcase festival in LA. At just 14 years of age, he is one of the youngest acts ever to play at Live at Heart. His music is described as indie blues based rock with influences from the British Invasion bands of the 60’s.