Leading up to Sounds Like Roskilde, February 23rd, we’ll introduce you to some of the many international industry professionals that you can meet at the event. We’re looking forward to seeing Nikita Lavrinenko of Paper & Iron Booking Co.
Name: Nikita Lavrinenko
Agency name: Paper & Iron Booking Co.
Can you tell us a bit about your agency?
Founded in 2005 and based in Berlin, Germany, the agency looks after the live performances of artists such as Angel Olsen, Ryley Walker, Jenny Hval, Rodrigo Amarante, Matmos, Nadia Reid, Weyes Blood and more in all Europe and the UK.
Can you name a few acts that you personally work with?
Angel Olsen, Weyes Blood, Priests, Jenny Hval, Michael Nau, Rodrigo Amarante, Haley Bonar, Xenia Rubinos.
Can you name a few acts that you have had/will have playing at Roskilde Festival?
Screaming Females, Jenny Hval, Angel Olsen, Circuit Des Yeux, Priests, Ryley Walker.
What’s the, hands down, best live show you’ve ever seen?
My first metal/hc/punk shows (too many to count) while being in my teens – blew my mind.