Gus Ring always felt like an outsider. Growing up playing trumpet in orchestras, he later ended up screaming in metal and hardcorebands. From this grew Gus unique style ... read more
of fragile, dark, melancholic dreampop. His works has been compared by critics and fans to songwriters like Jeff Buckley and Damien Rice, and bands such as The Cure and Wovenhand.
While touring Europe consistently Gus has released the two full-length albums Boredomtapes (2015) and Hypnoseas(2017), creating a dreamlike space of music where he could just close his eyes and drift away. During live performances, the audience is invited to progressively go deeper and deeper within, finding their innermost sorrow and letting it go.
“Dream-Pop für blutende Herzen und leidende Seelen – das sind die Zutaten, die uns GUS RING bietet, wenn wir in seinen „Hypnoseas“ eintauchen.”
“Gus Ring has something else, something unique, and not even if you’d point a gun to my head would I be able to put my finger on what it is. It’s like a beautiful divine shimmer spreading across the room.”
|10. 08. 19||Street Happening / Reichenbach im Vogtland (de) w/ She Owl|
|22. 08. 19||Bastion / Bochum (de)|