Stepan Kazaryan

Stepan is a Moscow based concert promoter and art-director. He is the person responsible for the only music conference/showcase festival in Russia – Moscow Music week. The aim of the event is twofold – to educate Russian musicians and promoters but also to make sure Russian young bands appear in front of international music professionals. Stepan is also the person behind the biggest Russian festival devoted to underground music of all genres – BOLь Festival. In addition he is the CEO of his own music company Connected Agency, art-director of night program in 16 Tons Club in Moscow and a promoter od boutique showcases called Afrodiziak and Islamic Beats which are devoted to african and Islamic/arab influenced music.