BLACKBERRIES BEND-WHEN FRUITS GET FUNKY
The Blackberries Band are a high-end, contemporary show band for hire!
The Blackberries were founded out of love for different musical styles and a desire to introduce a new sensibility into a predominantly uniform pattern of club bands.
The band is distinguished by its unique style, which abolishes the myth of strict definition of genres, consciously disturbing the proverbial convention in interpretation, an element people commonly mistake for a successful musical performance.
Meet one of the most popular bands in the region.
The Blackberries are a pop funk musical entertaining band, specialized and equipped for high-class parties and entertainment. The Blackberries perform a breath-taking fusion of funk, soul, pop, jazz, disco and house delivering a musical sensation fit for any event. The members of Blackberries Band are the top-notch musicians of exceptional talent, who have appeared at huge events like the Eurovision Song Contest 2015, the MTV (EMA) Milan 2015, X Factor Adria, Your Face Sounds Familiar, the BAMA Music Awards Hamburg 2016, as well as at many private and corporate events.
The Blackberries Band tour their show all over the World. Any event is the perfect event with these musicians, whether you need a band for weddings, corporate events, luxury parties, product launches or gala – they will give your guests a special experience. The band of seven to nine members enjoy working in a friendly, almost family like atmosphere.
Our goals are: satisfied client, quality and good entertainment, broad taste in music. Those are the reasons why we often hire other musicians for our performances. Meet our coworkers.
Oliver Katic is a classically trained singer from Nis, Serbia.
His major achievements are:
Second place in the first season of the show “I Have Talent” Serbia and Montenegro.
He was one of the three finalists in the show “Three and One for Oslo”, which included songs by Goran Bregovic, and were performed by Emina Jahovic, Milan Stankovic and Oliver Katic.
In 2015. Katic was part of the delegation that went to present Serbia in the ESC in Vienna, as part of a team that shared the scene with Bojana Stamenov.
In 2017. Oliver was part of the delegation of Montenegro in the ESC in Kiev, as part of the team that followed Slavko Kalezic, as a supporting vocalist.
Throughout all this time, he has successfully led a singing, music school called “By Heart” in Nis. The music school also includes a recording studio with the same name, in which Katic creates music for theaters, with his associates.
Marijan Cvetanovic is a jazz trumpeter from Nis, who works as a professor at a local music school.
He is the founder and solo trumpeter of the Nis Big Band.
Cvetanovic is a frontman and founder of jazz fusion septet Plan 9 Soundsystem, and post-bop quartet NaissBlue, with whom he also has 4 recorded albums in addition to numerous performances at jazz festivals.
He also collaborated with the following bands: Proces, Danilov Dozivljaj Beca, Novembar, Ding Dong, Ružne religiozne lutke, OKE Connection, D-Fence, Stereo Banana…
He is the author of numerous essays, short stories, as well as music and film reviews, he’s a permanent contributor to various blogs, as well as editor of the Fathipster website.
Cvetanovic is a director of a few short films, music videos, and a documentary film “We Cry Behind Dark Sunglasses”. He is the author of the book of the same name, which was awarded at the Svetosavski Fair 2017.
Nearly three decades on the scene. In deep love with music and deejaying. Constantly explores and accepts all electronic and non-electronic music in all forms. In the last few years, he has returned to his musical essence Funk & Disco (both original and contemporary versions).
Onediscofan has already played all over the region, as well as in areas outside of the region (Serbia, Montenegro, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, North Macedonia, Bulgaria, Greece, Spain…). Also, he is a well-known DJ at some festivals and was the main organizer of big events. Part of his time is devoted to the affirmation of young DJs.
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