Biography Moonlight Breakfast
Moonlight Breakfast is this urban, raw and unconventional mix of Dream Pop, Cosmic Disco, 80s and Neo-Soul that lets you dance the night away.
The founding members Christie and Bazooka met in Bucharest, the capital of Romania and now live in Vienna. She, the singer with the distinctive voice, and he, the drummer, multi-instrumentalist, producer and graduate clarinetist. In the mean time they have married and have a lovely son.
The band was completed by Adita – keyboarder, guitarist and bass player, as well as actor and a big horse enthusiast.
Their sound has managed to attract the attention of a broad and diverse audience and put them at the centre of the international music scene.
Their first concert ever was in 2011 in front of 35.000 spectators, as opening act for Jamiroquai.
They have spent the last 8 years performing in Europe and building their ever-growing fan base. In Vienna they opened for Hurts, Macy Gray or Daddy G. from Massive Attack.
The ‘Elle Magazin’ voted them “Best Band” in their Romanian homeland and in Sotchi / Russia they played at the closing gala of the Olympic Games 2014.
In 2017 at the Reeperbahn Festival and in 2018 a club tour through Germany’s biggest cities.
Also in 2018 Moonlight Breakfast were invited to the South by Southwest Festival (SXSW) in Austin, Texas played three showcases and were a recommendation Blogger´s Guide to SXWX”…
The focus of the band has always been on live performances. So they inspire at their concerts not only with their extraordinary music and stage presence, but also with a stylish 3D mapping show. Their circle screens have become a trademark of the Moonlight Breakfast concerts.
Almost 5 million people watched their videos on YouTube and they have over 5 million streams on Spotify.
Their music has also become the soundtrack of many brands. Their music can be heard in the actual TV campaign of car manufacturer INFINITI in the US.
In the past years they could be heard on spots for Ford Europe, Kia Europe, Toyota US, up to fashion brands like GAP in China, or the Elle Magazine in France.
After the last two successful albums in the past years, they just released their third album “Affection”.
The actual singles “Dance Moves” and “Summer” were Top 5 on Hype Machine at the same time “Dance Moves” on No.1 and shortly after, “Summer” on No.1.
„Summer“ just reached #68 in the US iTunes Pop Charts.
“Whether your musical poison is a killer rhythm, a punky attitude, an infectious pop melody, or a smooth and sultry vocal, or maybe even all three at the same time, Moonlight Breakfast offers something for everyone” Mary Chang – music blogger – There Goes The Fear (The SXSW music blogger’s guide)
EARMILK -“The band’s unconventional mix of pop and funk-soul with a pronounced 80s influence makes them stand out from the crowd, and puts them at a vantage point in the overpopulated music industry.”
MAGNETIC MAGAZINE – “I was ran over by a truck when I heard this song at first. It felt like I was listening to Little Dragons or Nancy Whang for the first time. I instantly connected and I was lost in a disco daydream. This is dream pop at its best execution – cosmic, synthy, scintillating echoing vocals and something mysterious and neon glowed to it.”
INDIE SHUFFLE – “Moonlight Breakfast are Romanian. However, the sound coming from this three piece feels more like a sweaty night out on New York City’s underground disco circuit. “Dance Moves” is drenched in sex appeal, the bass is undeniably fat, and the thoughts that come to mind when I hear the song make me blush…“
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