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Toma Sprostranov: “I turned 75 at the stage, Joss Stone was singing for me…”

3 August, 2017 by · No comments

Interview with Toma Sprostranov by Veselina Filipova published in the jubilee book edition “20 years International Jazz Festival Bansko” 112 pages Compiled by Veselina Filipova Publisher: Factory for books, Print: BG book ЕАД ISBN: 978-619-230-008-1 First publication in“Zhalt trud” newspaper, 2016 His name symbolizes artistic longevity. An emblematic DJ, the man-radio. They define Toma Sprostranov […]

First jubilee book edition “20 years International Jazz Festival Bansko”

29 July, 2017 by · No comments

Interview with the Journalist Vesselina Filipova by Dessislava Berndt Translation from Bulgarian: Dessislava Berndt Proofreading: Polina Georgieva 20 years International Jazz Festival Bansko 112 pages Compiled by Veselina Filipova Publisher: Factory for books, Print: BG Buch EAD ISBN: 978-619-230-008-1 Since 2009 Public Republic has been a media partner of the International Jazz Festival Bansko with […]

Bansko Jazz 2017 – the programme

9 March, 2017 by · No comments

The International Jazz Festival in Bansko is one of the biggest summer musical events in Bulgaria and one of the foremost international cultural happenings on the Balkans. Since its foundation in 1998 the festival has been held every year in August in the small town of Bansko. The concerts are free for the public. Traditionally, […]

Artist of the Week – Gary Odd

6 March, 2017 by · No comments

Interview by Dessislava Berndt with Gary Odd, author, illustrator, publisher of ulpi.com, musician and inventor of the character Ulpi Translation from German: Dessislava Berndt Proofreading: Polina Georgieva Gary Odd (a.k.a. Gary Sinnlos) is an author, illustrator and publisher of ulpi.com, as well as a musician and inventor of the character Ulpi. Ulpi`s adventures finance his […]

Artist of the Week – Keito Saito

28 November, 2016 by · No comments

Interview by Dessislava Berndt with the Japanese boogie woogie piano player and composer Keito Saito Proofreading by Polina Georgieva The International Jazz Festival in Bansko is one of the biggest summer musical events in Bulgaria and one of the foremost international cultural happenings in the Balkans. Since its foundation in 1998 the festival has been […]

Artist of the Week – RALYZZ DIG

10 October, 2016 by · No comments

Interview by Dessislava Berndt with Yuichiro Tokuda from the Japanese Jazz Band RALYZZ DIG Proofreading: Polina Georgieva The International Jazz Festival in Bansko is one of the biggest summer musical events in Bulgaria and one of the foremost international cultural happenings in the Balkans. Since its foundation in 1998 the festival has been held annually […]

Artist of the Week – DiegoKoi

2 June, 2014 by · No comments

Tsvetelina Mareva`s interview with the painter Diego Fazio – DiegoKoi Diego Fazio – DiegoKoi, was born in 1989 in the Italian town of Lamezia Terme, Calabria. He started painting as a self-taught artist and in a very short time developed an accurate and precise technique. Initially he created designs for tattoos in Asian style “carp […]

Questions About Christmas

24 December, 2008 by · 3 comments

Dear friends of Public Republic, please finish these sentences: 1. For me, Christmas is… 2. My greatest discovery for 2008 was… 3. My most wonderful surprise for 2008 was… 4. The most important gift for me is… 5. I hope 2009 will bring me… 6. I wish the readers of Public Republic…