3. Step Two
The Plastic Fantastic team continues to travel the planet to discover musical gems, and for this one we landed in Livorno in Italy, where we encountered Soogowonk.
More than just a bunch of bedroom musicians, SoogoWonk are a 3-piece live act that has started to build a loyal local following. The band was formed in early 2009 by three musicians who call themselves Dr. Mike, NoiZeBox and Machineboy. They are fascinated by electronic technology applied to music, and use it in every sound note they produce. Their continuous artistic research leads to a creative mix of electronic genres, with influences ranging from the Chemical Brothers to Daft Punk, and from Groove Armada to Nine Inch Nails.
Three members, one sound, but three distinctly different musical backgrounds: Dr. Mike studied classical piano since childhood, has performed as a guitarist and bass player in various rock bands and has experience as DJ Selector. …