Shaping the heavy metal scene since 1986, the band was established in Poznań by charismatic frontman Tomasz “Titus” Pukacki and guitarist Robert “Litza” Friendrich. The band’s line-up underwent many changes and they are currently performing as a quartet – Pukacki still leading the band consisting of Darek "Popcorn" Popowicz , Maciek "Ślimak" Starosta , and Łukasz "Dzwon" Cyndzer.
Acid Drinkers play powerful thrash metal influenced by heavy metal and hardcore punk. Their lyrics and their rebellious attitudes remaining unchanged since the very start of their career. The band has released 14 studio albums and played hundreds of shows in the country. It might come as no surprise that these legendary musicians are long-time supporters of the charity behind Pol’and’Rock Festival having played both at Grand Finale charitable events and performed at nine editions of the festival. Acid Drinkers have also played at the festival as laureates of the Golden Spinning Top award. This year the band will take the stage at the festival studio in Warsaw and their set will be available live on Facebook and YouTube.
The band from Żyrardów has won the hearts and votes of the festival audience and secured a slot in the online festival line-up.
There are few bands in Poland which are able to combine musicianship, showmanship with an impressive sense of humour and stage charisma. Nocny Kochanek helps redefine heavy metal in Poland.
happysad is one of the most popular and well-loved groups in Poland. Alt-rock and shoegaze inspired songs are well known by generations of music fans in the country.