Matjaž Manček
(Head of Music Programme at Kino Šiška, SLO)

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Currently active as Head of Music Programme at Kino Šiška venue in Ljubljana conference. Actively involved in music world since 1996 as a musician in various noise rock (Štirje Pravi Dedci – opened for Fugazi in 1999), free improv (Alzheimer Trio) and experimental bands/projects (BAST). He was a radio activist at Radio Študent as a DJ, and later on as a music editor from 1996 till 2003. He has initiated Klubski Maraton of Radio Študent project in 2001, has been co-coordinator of CrossRadio network of ex-Yugoslavian independent radio stations (2001-2008), club dj, promoter and producer of local and international music events, editor at rx:tx music label in 2004/5. In 2005 he has established Kataman Music Action booking and promotion association and run its activities until 2009. Co-founder and co-manager of MENT Ljubljana festival in the 2015 -2021 period.