Pompeya are back in LA to present their newest LP «Dreamers». Limited edition vinyl will be on sale exclusively at the gig!
Pompeya is a Moscow band that creates unabashed Pop and New Wave music inspired by likes of 80's classics from Duran Duran to The Cure.
Their debut "Tropical" (2011) and follow up "Foursome" (2012) earned the band significant popularity in their home country, Russia, "energetically introducing Moscow’s youth to <..> indie culture" remarks Los Angeles radio station KCRW. The two releases were reissued in 2013 by Mishu, alongside with a remix LP that included edits from Jimmy Edgar, Fred Falke, Psychomagic and others.
The band released third «Real» LP in 2015 via Mishu, mixed by Brian Mctear (Local Natives, War on Drugs) in Philadelphia and co-produced by Dave Hartley (The War On Drugs) in NYC which been noticed by Stereogum, Entertainment Weekly, Noisey and other outlets. Tobi Lynn - host of LA's Alt 98.7fm - mentioned "Real" among her favorites of 2016.
In 2018 Pompeya independently released fourth album "Dreamers" which was completely written and recorded in the USA, produced by musicians themselves and mixed by Jules de Gasperis (Bleached, James Supercave) in Los Angeles. The band spent 2 years writing songs and living far
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