01.09.2017 New guitars, new songs, new live shows
Exciting news: We’ve played our very new live set up at Killbi in Hombrechtikon and we are happy to hear all the positive feedback we have received. Next gig stop: 09.09.17 at 42er Pub Opening in Laufen BL.
27.07.2017 New guitarist and band member: Welcome, Raphael
Welcome on board: We are currently working on exciting guitar tracks for our upcoming live shows and new song productions. This is of course a real extension for the electronic sound of Smooth Attack. Raphael is our new band member since June 2017 and we are looking forward to our future plans. More about him soon on this page.
19.02.2017 Smooth Attack: The story continues!
Good news, everybody! After an artistic break, Martin and Sarignia decided to write new songs and lyrics. Stay tuned for more of the action this year. Have a look at the latest live recording video here. And please follow us also on Facebook!
13.10.2015 Hello Fans!
You didn't hear from us since quite a long time. We apologize for that! In the same time we'd like to let you know that we have some personal changes within the band this year. You will hear the latest news whenever we know more. Now it's time to look back at our succesful stories in 2014. Our praised album is still available in many shops worldwide. Take care and keep in touch.
25.06.2015 Smooth Attack on BalconyTV!
BalconyTV – a worldwide phenomenon! Artists like Mumford & Sons, Jessie J, The Script, Passenger or Ed Sheeran also played at BalconyTV. Now, we are part of the show as well. Watch the performance of our unreleased song «Day Off». The Zurich Channel is on air now – thanks to Christoph Soltmannowski, Tanya König and Moritz Schmid!
01.01.2015 We Make It – We are online!
You know we have had an amazing year when we released our very first album in 2014. We became «CH-Act of the Week» on SRF Virus and we qualified for the semi-final at the MyCokeMusic Soundcheck Talent Contest. We want to continue our beautiful story but we need your support – we would like to shoot a new videoclip and we will record an ep of four new songs. When you take part you are automatically a part of our project. Each of you will get a reward when you support our campaign. Thank you very much!
29.04.2015 We Make It - With You!
Hello friends and family members, we'd like to let you know that the Smooth Attack crowdfunding campaign «Videoclip + EP» starts on 1st of May! Please watch our project video. :) More informations about that on wemakeit.ch in the next days. Thank you very much for your appreciated support.
14.04.2015 Smooth Attack at Studio Lab, Hardstudios Winterthur
Smooth Attack got a slot at the Studio Lab Event which takes place in the famous Hardstudios in Winterthur the next weekend, 19th of April. We get the chance to record our unreleased epic song «Vampires» and we are looking forward to spend a few amazing hours in a very professional studio atmosphere. Before that we will play two live shows on the same evening at a Private Party in Thalwil next Friday, 17th of April. Hard working days! ;)
17.02.2015 Another beautiful article and concert preview at Coucou Magazine!
«Es war ein Schulterbruch, der Smooth Attack (CH) letzten November davon abgehalten hat, die Bühne des Widders mit Drums und Gitarren zu stürmen. Ein Glück, ist die Verletzung verheilt und hat sie dem musikalischen Genie Martin Akeret nicht nachhaltig geschadet. (...)»
13.01.2015 Gurtenfestival 2015 – «Waldbühne» Voting!
Ladies and gentlemen, of course you know the famous Gurtenfestival near Berne, Switzerland. With your appreciated help we got the unique chance to play there, but we need every single VOTE. Just click here and vote once – that's it!
11.12.2014 First live shows in 2015 confirmed
After mARTin's accident in November (shoulder rupture) we were forced to switch our concert at Widder, Winterthur but we have already found a new date – 21th of February! Before that show we will play at Langstars in the heart of Zurich on Friday 23th of January. Join us!
28.10.2014 Live Gigs and New Songs
There are some catchy live review snippets from our latest shows at Bar Rossi and Henrici (Zürich) and in the meantime we have already started writing new songs after our debut album release period. You can already listen to the first unreleased track «Desire, Fantasy and Art» on soundcloud. By the way: Our official videoclip «The Life Before» gets so many clicks!
03.09.2014 More live shows in Autumn 2014
We are very pleased to announce further concerts! We will play at Bar Rossi the 20th of September and also on Christoph Soltmannowski's big Birthday Party at Perron 9, Zurich the 3rd of October. And last but not least we got another two confirmed live shows at Henrici, Zurich (21.10.) and Widder (Winterthur) in November. Have a look here!
20.08.2014 «The Final Countdown» – Interview and presentation on JOIZ (TV)
It was the «final countdown» of the Mycokemusic Soundcheck Talent Contest 2014: All 12 selected bands were invited to be part of the show on JOIZ. There was also an interview with Smooth Attack and although we have not made it to the big final of the last three acts, the whole voting period was a very positive experience for us: a lot of press articles, radio interviews, features in the television. Download here.
14.08.2014 Support us – vote for us – each day!
We have the unique chance to reach one of the three final slots at the big mycokemusic Soundcheck Talent Contest 2014. The following link will be online between 15th of July until 19th of August. Each user got one vote per day – don't miss to support us!
Mycokemusic Official Videoclip
05.08.2014 CH-Act of the week on radio SRF Virus!
We were invited to have an interview with Dominique Marcel Iten on Radio SRF Virus. Feel free to download the complete podcast file (mp3) here (German).
19.06.2014 MyCokeMusic Soundcheck 2014: Selection (Top 12)
Breaking News: We have reached the semi-final at the big MyCokeMusic Soundcheck Talent Contest. (Top 12, Jury Selection - out of 179 registered bands). We are invited to a professional photo- and videoshooting in Zurich on 29th of June. More informations very soon.
MyCokeMusic Soundcheck 2014
26.05.2014 Big Feature in the event magazine (Ticketcorner Mag, Switzerland)
This is an outstanding feature in the official event Magazine and we are grateful and honored! It's a presentation of the latest newcomers around and we are on the top of this list. Language: German. Number of copies: 200'000. Thank you – Soltmannowski Kommunikation GmbH.
Download of the big picture
12.05.2014 Debut album "Music For The Lonely Island" out 23 May 2014
After a working period of 16 months it's available now: Our debut album "Music For The Lonely Island". The work contains twelve own songs and a remix by masseDefekt, a friend living in Leipzig, Germany. Our "baby" will be released on the German Label Timezone and it will be distributed worldwide as physical release (cd digipac) and also as digital download (iTunes, Beatport, a.m.o.). The album is diversified – from modern electro synth pop to indie electronic guitar rock. You can hear sweeping sound arrangements, individually beats and profound lyrics and vocals.
Buy at cede.ch (digipac)
Buy at amazon (digipac)
Timezone (record label)
05.05.2014 Album Release Tour – Live shows confirmed
It's time to show our debut album "Music For The Lonely Island" live on stage. We will play a few gigs in June and July 2014. These dates are confirmed and we hope to see you there:
21.06.14 – Lausanne, Fête de la Musique
03.07.14 – Zurich, La Catrina (Record Release Party)
06.07.14 – Bern, Ono
All forthcoming gigs