The all-round blues-master returns to Hungary.
Parov melts together beautiful jazzy beats with smoky funk, refined dub with incrazing grooves.
A historic gig by one of the greatest trash metal classics from San Franciso along with their numerous guests.
The A38’s 5th birthday party will feature merry girls’ jazz-lounge-pop. The admissin is free, the terraces completely open, but to get into the main hall you need to book in advance. ALL FREE TICKETS FOR THE CONCERTS IN THE HALL ARE GONE. IF YOU MISSED THEM, WE WELCOME YOU ON OUR TERRACES: FOR THIS NO BOOKING IS NEEDED!
The best Hungarian drum'n'bass band's album release party along with many great star-guests, among them the fabulous beat-box sextet miracle from Austria, the Bauchklang.
The excellent Jamaican word-magician Perfect is one of the greatest new stars on the dancehall-scene. He returns to the A38 Ship for the second time to give a bursting concert on a party-night with many guests till dawn.
Austro-Hungarian "best of an indie summer" meeting featuring indie, electro-punk and retro-new wave excellencies. ADMISSION FREE!
Nu-Roma and electro-folk from Vienna and Budapest: stormy rhythms, world music and electronica meeting up for a great party-time in the cargo hold.
A Barcelona-based street-music energy-band melting reggae with punk, along with the most popular Hungarian melancholy-rock'n'roll band and Miki, who unites and transposes all into fun.
The unique scream-jazz world of Tom Waits performed by the British and Austrian mojos and Waits' best spiritual relatives from Hungary.
In our new concert-serie Noises from the Neighbour we are presenting the latest and most interesting on the Austrian music scene. This night will feature excellent representatives of electronic and funk music, among them the Kurdish-Austrian Karuan, who has already shaken well the Ship with his beats once before. free entry
Sofa Surfers melt together electronic and rock music in a uniquely splendid and pushing way, while Super700 play powerful pop music with lots of indie elements.
Two excellent Austrian formations will compete in lunatic dance-grooves and tongue-breaking beats from trip-hop to hiphop and back with tradition, expertize, great heart and moving beats along with their great Hungarian mates.
In our concert-serie titled Rising Sound we introduce some of the most important Japanese music acts. After the first part featuring the excellent concert by Mono now comes one of the most exciting formations on the international noise-metal scene, the Zeni Geva.
The major representatives of Vienna' reggae-fancehall scene will shake the Ship on this night along with their Hungarian mates, till all faces start smiling and all people cool down.
Reaage to dancehall with good vibes wherever they may come from! This night will be representing a special slice of the Austrian culture dedicated to the very best of dancehall, reggae, tropical and other smotth spiritual music. Start jammin'! Admission free!
The superstar of ambient noise, Fennesz, the trumpet genious, drum power, acoustic and electronic noise of the Hautzinger-Pándi-Sőrés-Tóth Quartet, and finally the intelligent electro-noise of the Tigrics will take together take you to the most distant and beautiful depts of the Universe and back.
The opening of the exhibition of paintings by Moje Meinhardt features a serie of great and stunning Danube-ispired paintings, that were exhibited before in Passau, Krems and Wienna and now will be on display in Budapest. Following the opening a reading by great novelists Johan de Boose (BE), Tomas Stangl (A), Michal Hrovecky (SK) and Natasa Kramberger (SLO) will take place at the ship's exhibition space.
Powerful hardcore and energizing punk by three great bands, one from the United States, one from Austra, and one from Hungary: they have the same power that unites!
Hailing from Austria, salute has been writing music since the tender age of 14…although he's only 18 currently! Citing influences such as Cashmere Cat, Rustie and HudMo, this can easily be identified throughout his music with lush synths and harsh snares that almost lend itself to a more electronic form of hip-hop. Hitting the top 10 on Hype Machine in November with his remix of Stwo's 'Virgo', his debut EP is in higher anticipation than ever!
The world of Cid Rim circles around the boundless magic and mythical formulas of funk. When speaking of his influences and musical socialisation, the 25 year old producer and drummer of JSBL inevitably ends in the 70ies of the past century. Think of the JBs, big band sounds á la Stan Kenton or the drum breaks, which widely opened his personal doors to funk.
We regretfully inform you that the Dorian Concept gig has been cancelled for this date and will be postponed for a March date that is soon to be agreed on. All tickets are valid for the March date. If you wish your ticket bought either at our cashier or online to be refunded we will return your money at our cashier till December 31st. Those who bought combined tickets for this and the Guts gig will receive their price difference on the day of the Guts gig before its start. We are very sorry for this inconvenience.
Great and loved Dorian Concept returnes to swing the ship for the third time on the occasion of presenting his new album while his long-time partner of the night Cadik will provide the other stunning kick of joy.
Great master of contemporary downtempo elektronica, the Austrian Dorian Concept presents its latest album titled Joined Ends released by the Ninja Tune label with full band. It will come along with a Cadik and a Zomblaze set, which will make up an ideal night altogether for those who love when ingenious producers mingle hiphop, jazz and grime with elektronica.
"Celebrating the release of our new EP Young Souls, we are throwing an all-around mini-festival at A38, with Balcony TV Budapest, where a number of great bands and projects of the Budapest music scene will play. Also the afterparty will be batshit crazy, so do not miss out on this."
Legendary etno-folk-rock band Deti Picasso founded by the Armenian Arutyunyan brother and sister living in Budapest after a long silence and in a bit changed line up return on stage with a great brand new album. Their support will be a great Austrian punk-metal quartet, the Gasmic Gilmore.
Fresh, exciting, thrilling formations from theBudapest scene: dreamlike ambients, great new vibes, hilarious ideas, stunning colours. The night will feature as its final act Péter Bergamnn's both extremely entretaining and provoking solo project, that has attracted great audiences in international terms too.
One of the very best Hungarian live electronica bands Zagar gives a huge season-closing party on this night where they will present their latest songs written for a new film that'll be presented as well along with great old hits. Their support will be the excellent and charming Marge and the freatest lunatics from Austria, The Goddamn Hippies.
Portland-based electronica, trip-hop, downtempo producer-magician Doug Appling known as Emacipator will stun all on this night with his hilariously deep, multicoloured, refined and stunning music featuring a great-great violin player. The night will be introduced by a great Austrian formation, the Ages, new project by the producer-trio known asthe A. G. Trio.
A special band following the footsteps of the Ozric Tentacles and the Wooden Shjips who already played the Ship: British The Oscillation mixes high-fly meditative flow with krautrock, space rock, shoegaze and elektronika. The band with a name that ideally describes their music performes for the first time in Hungary. Their gig will be supported by the shoegaze dream-pop excellencies from Innsbruck, the great Molly duo, and the Hungarian psychedelic stoner garage rock band, the Puma Danger.
Random Trip are the best students of Miles Davis playing truly imrovised funk, jazz, underground and overground stuff featuring some of the best young musicians of the town from the leading bands on the Hungarian scene.
Three dream-pop bands on one great night aboard the A38! The great Hungarian singer-songwriter Naked Woods, the British trio Fear of Men that is going to present their brand new album coming out soon, and the singer with her crytally clear songs, Avec from Austria at the stunning exhibition hall!
One of the greatest promises on the Austrian scene Farewell Dear Ghost will present its guitar-oriented pop rich in textures from their upcoming album on their first gig in Hungary after their appearance at the Eurosonic festival. The great Kamikaze Scotsmen and Platon Karataev will be their support.
A night with the greatest in cool-rock: tough and driving rhythms with melodies taking you up into the sky featuring a great new Hungarian band, the Hello Hurricane, and an excellent one from Austria, the New Native.
One of Hungary's best alternative electronika projects, the Žagar band will celebrate its great 'Cannot Walk Fly Instead' album' 10th anniversary. Their support will be the excellent Austrian band: Gods.
This special issue of the Random Trip serie features a special guest starring ex Incognito magnificent singer and diva with her band.
An amazing metal-sludge-hardcore formation arrives from distant Sydney with the help of the A38 Ship to perform at the Dürer Kert venue in Budapest. The concert of this very special heavy kicking formation promises to be one of the most exciting events of this autumn.
At the same time refined and kicking, melancholic and drifting songs by Léyya have conqered the Hungarian audience at their first show as support for Odett, so now they return as a main act to show all their colours. Support for them will come by Babé Sila, formerly Barbara Stahl will present brand new songs from her upcoming album too.
The Austrian Cultural Forum in Budapest opened its doors on October 20, 1977 and celebrates its 40th anniversary this year. The large-scale jubilee events also includes a birthday party at the A38 Ship, where the 20-year-old producer-genius, filous will give an exclusive club concert.
Following their summer rooftop concert, the Anchorless Bodies will be launching their new album at the A38 Ship's Concert Hall! Their great gig together with the British Canvas and Austrian Tripsitter bands will be definitely one of the most intense club concerts of the season.
We regret to inform you that we were made to postpone this gig to May 8th. All purchased tickets are valid for the new date or can be refunded at our cashier.