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OVDS

International electronic band, OVDS, is leading Taiwan's music revolution. The six member band consisting of dual frontmen Kalis and Gioreno, KITrust (Programmer / Producer), Hann (Guitar), S.D. (Drums), and Pocky (VJ), is pioneering a new sound combining deep bass, electronic, and rock genres. Imagine if Prodigy, I Am Legion, and Nine Inch Nails gave birth and the offspring pushed the parameters of music expression with an intense audio / visual live performance yet to be seen in the west. Welcome to the world, OVDS. In June of 2014, OVDS released their debut album Heartbreak Resistance which received an array of critical acclaim from fans, press, and both the domestic and international music industry. Within months after album release, OVDS was nominated within two categories in Taiwan’s Golden Music Awards (equivalent to Grammy Awards® but for independent artists), Best Electronic Music Album and Best Electronic Music Single! Childhood friends, the dual vocalist - Kalis & Gioreno’s infectious synergy and KIT’s high-octane production lure you in, captivating you with an instantly identifiable sound. Hans and SD’s tasteful, yet hard-hitting musicianship paint a panoramic sonic wall, engulfing your spirit with conviction, movement, and freedom. Then Pocky’s finishing touches perfectly blend music, technology, and visual art. OVDS’s live show is in a class of its own, in one moment you’re immersed in the music and then another you’re in a MOMA exhibit. Since album release, OVDS has toured Japan (2x), U.S., China, Hong Kong, and Taiwan. Needless to say, they live for the road and in just six months they’ve generated tremendous demand from fans around the world. OVDS will be performing at SXSW 2015 and slated for another Japan and U.S. tour. Let the revolution begin!


My Bands Sessions

Saturday, March 21
 

11:00pm