Lucia Udvardyova (SK)
Lucia Udvardyová is a music journalist, curator, and organiser. In 2010, she co-founded Easterndaze, a project that aims to document and interconnect the emerging underground scenes in Central and Eastern Europe. She has worked with the Czech Radio, Resonance FM, Cashmere Radio, The Quietus, Norient, CTM Festival, The Listening Biennial, WOMEX, The Wire magazine, and Central European University, among others. Between 2016 and 2021, she curated and co-organised the Easterndaze x Berlin series that aimed to bring together collectives from Berlin and the CEE region. She gives lectures and talks and leads sound-related workshops. She also works as a content editor and artist liaison for the SHAPE+ platform, a pan-European festival initiative that promotes innovative music and audiovisual art.