call it crossover, call it alternative rock-rap or call it a mix of lots of music genres. that’s VONATION!
formed in 2012 VONATION is a promising swiss band from bern with brazilian, swiss and french roots delivering a mix of rock, rap, punk, electro, hip-hop.
portuguese from brazil and english rhymes, shouts, powerful rock-hiphop-punk-electro drumgrooves, a feat. background female singer, groovy bass lines, together with a dj and guitar riffs influenced by rage against the machine, limp bizkit, (hed) p.e., sublime, ninjaspy, charlie brown jr. and many others is what makes VONATION different.
after releasing their first cd “this is the end that will never end” the band started to gain fans and also the attention from many bands, artists, venues and radios in switzerland, usa, brazil, germany and other countries.
in 2013 VONATION rocked stages like: gurtenfestival-gurtenbar in bern, selig in chur, altekaserne in zürich and also the oldschool deadend in bern. with songs like: never give up, hey you, unbelievable, a ladeira and others the energy of their live performance turns their show into a unforgettable musical experience for rockers, rappers, punkers, metal heads and other music listeners. the band didn’t waste time and in october 2013 stev0w started producing vonation’s new ep. the recordings took place at the nmenation studio in bern, switzerland.
the ep has a song featuring “jahred” from (hed)pe an American rapcore band from Huntington Beach, California, signed with Suburban Noize Records.
with a very promising new ep vonation is ready for 2014.