THIS IS KOMRAUS
‘Untie the Ropes’ Album music by Martin Komraus. Lyrics by Sara Rioja.
Acoustic & Electronic Drums : Giuseppe Grondona / Giovanni Velez
Keyboards, Synths : Juan Antonio Xas / Miguel Ramires
Vocals Sara Rioja
Art Direction & Film Direction: Pedro Caxade
Label: M.A.R.S. Label Group
More info below and on our EPK
KOMRAUS is a British Live act mixing trip-hop music with cinematic universes, jazz touches, electronic music and emotional vocals and powerful lyrics that talk about human desires, fears and truth, empowered by a magical and intriguing music production.
Its Debut single- If I Am Dreaming- was released on 15th of December 2017 through AWAL and celebrated at The Victoria, in London, on the 13th of December with a sold out headline gig.
On January 2018 they were selected and played the reputable Discovery Talent showcase in London, as part of the Independent Venue Week and got play-listed by Shoredicth radio with great feedback from the industry.
In April 2018 KOMRAUS starts the collaboration with M.A.R.S Labelgroup, Greenhouse Talent, Pias Distribution and Musichelp from Scandanavia, and KOMRAUS released “Just Say My Name” on the 11th of May 2018.
On the day of the release Komraus performed at Sarau 08911 in Barcelona as a precursor of their 1st European tour later on that year.
Since then, KOMRAUS has played with great success at 'Jazz in The Park' Festival in June, 7th Heaven in Corfu and a Swedish tour, including 'Live at Heart' Festival in September.
KOMRAUS has continued headlining several shows in London, like the one in April 2018 at the Sebright Arms (curating their own night (#womeninmusic), at Camden Assembly (11th of Sept 2018) as part of the Road to Indie Week in Canada, at The Victoria in Nov and in Feb 2019 at The Underbelly.
Next single 'Untie the ropes' is out from the 2nd of November 2018. Its music video is directed by Pedro Caxade, who has previously worked in Sky Tv, Channel 4, and directed the other videos and brand for the band capturing its soul in a maximum splendour.
A full album has been released on the 15th of Feb 2019. receiving great reviews from the British, Dutch and Spanish press.
The 2019 European Tour presents KOMRAUS album ‘Untie the Ropes’ and starting in London, has passed by Manchester, Edinburgh, Amsterdam and Spain (Madrid, Sevilla, Barcelona and Valencia) at the end of April 2019.
The band is now setting up new dates internationally due to this success. Next date is UNTOLD FESTIVAL (one of the biggest electronic music festivals) main stage, on the 2nd of August 2019.
KOMRAUS,as one of its acceptations in many languages means, is “coming out” and revealing a whole new universe of subtleties. The band is conformed by successful professional musicians with the need of bringing solid and intimate music and live performances to the audience in order to unleash their senses. Playing Live in London and UK, touring Spain, the Benelux and Scandinavia this 2018.
Previous works have been played in worldwide Radio stations (Kiss Fm Australia, Radio1 France), Ibiza dance floors and the Music Videos on VirginMedia, PlayStation and SbTv.
KOMRAUS members have played before at Ronnie Scott's, Cargo in London, Amnesia Ibiza, Pacha Madrid, played with Jose Padilla from Cafe del Mar, worked with Steve Honest (Michael Jackson and Prince), with Steve Orchard (Grammy Awarded producer), with Metropolis Studios, John Robertson (Morcheeba, Grace Jones), appeared Live at Nine, the musical movie with Penelope Cruz and Danny Day Lewis,... among others.
With a wide repertoire of over an hour and musical experience of more than 15 years, having performed all over Europe. Komraus brings a unique sound that makes its audience dream and face their most bright an obscure territories.