ZAA - ska/dub/punk/jazz from Serbia
Band ZAA was founded in the end of February in the year 2008 in Krusevac. They have had more than 200 performances in cities throughout the former Yugoslavia, and t hey also performed in Austria, Czech Republic and Hungary. From the critics they were rated as „concert attraction“, and they are recognizable by their original and energetic performances, which are characterized by distinct dance rhythms in combination with skillful improvisation. And regarding their unique sound, it’s characterized by authentic musical genres which represent the crossover between the variety of styles from ska music and dub, to post-rock jazz and punk, and that is what makes ZAA unique. In the very beginning of their carrier they have made a significant success, by winning the third prize on Demofest in Banja Luka (2009), as in the year later they have made it to the regional finals of the prestigious European festival Rototom. The band has performed in numerous festivals in Serbia, like Exit, Supernatural, Arsenal fest, Nisville, Love fest, Reggae Serbia fest, and amongst the numerous performances in the region, the ones standing out are: Pung art and Overjam festivals in Slovenia, Skopje Design Week and Bitola Open City festivals in Macedonia, Lake fest in Niksic, Duka fest in Banjaluka, NGOM festival in Prizren, Skaville festival in Sibenik, and performances in “Dom sportova” in Zagreb.