Independently and with the help of local agents label Okhlupeng organized concerts, tours, covens, celebrations, expeditions and conferences in Russia, Belarus, Ukraine, the Baltic States, Central and Southern Europe. Coverage - more than 30 cities, from Barnaul to Barcelona.
The largest international irregular gathering of Okhlupeng - festival Potlatch. The title is a direct reference to the potlatch, an ancient Native American ceremony, during which whole tribes burned and gave away their own property for renewing and sacrificial purposes.
Focusing on issues of magic, cryptozoology, ufology, futurology and the latest technology, archeology and anarchy studies of local places, Potlatch fest passes over the borders of states, upsetting musical and social stereotypes. Among the practices of Potlatch fest: rag loneliness, psychedelic meditation, insane hardcore mosh, collective rite, Dischord-journey. Among the objectives of the festival: update experience of root dervishes; madness propaganda; going beyond the tangible world.
Among the participants of the Potlatch and related activities of previous years:
fathers of finnish hardcore
employee of Vologda machine factory, the unique singer and songwriter
oriental noise rock
ritual folk bard and horror raver
noisy glass-eater who toured in 50 countries
the inventor of esperantocore
noisecore disco circus
the member of Fear of God and Schimpfluch-gruppe, master of noise-collage
the legend of cybergrind
Okhlupeng, leading Russian DIY label dealing with the affairs
of the insane, weird, scary and funny music, celebrates its fifth anniversary -
a schizophrenic underground artist from Australia goes here to congratulate -
it's Company Fuck, mixing breakcore, noise and spoiled karaoke. -