Legends and Stars at a memorable 40th Paléo


Here is Jonas’s final review of Paléo 2015 where he reports back from the final press conference. Photo above –  Writer Jonas Parson. 270,000 at the festival  The traditional end of festival press conference brought together the organisers of the festival to acknowledge the success of this anniversary edition. With an additional seventh day, over 270’000 people […]

From Rock stars to Radio stars to New stars – Paléo Saturday night


Saturday night at Paléo was another night for music nostalgia with Joan Baez, Patti Smith and Robert Plant part of the line up. Despite the early time slot of 19:00, Joan Baez attracted a large crowd in front of the main stage and they were treated to a mixture of classic songs from her own repertoire and from other artists. She […]

Everyone s’amuse a lot à Paléo Festival malgré the rain


Welcome to Living In Nyon’s very first bilingual Paléo review! This article will start off in English before switching to French for a couple of paragraphs. This year’s Paléo had been announced as being slightly more nostalgic than past editions, being an anniversary edition and all. Last night was possibly the most nostalgic of nights, […]

Bass, Multiculturalism and The Power of Music : An Interview with Alo Wala


I managed to catch up with Shivani Ahlowalia, who played under the Club Tent with her group ALO WALA on Tuesday night, to ask her a few questions about her musical influences, the powerful potential of music and plans for the future. We met up before her concert-the group’s first in Switzerland!- and I enjoyed […]

Guitar Riffing and Reggae – Thursday night Paléo 2015


Thursday night at Paléo saw another mixed crowd of music fans from the Johnny Halliday fans and (Johnny look alikes!) to reggae and rock lovers. There was plenty of rock and guitar riffing that night with Duck Duck Grey Duck kicking off the evening in the Club tent. Despite the early performance at 17:00, the group warmed the crowd up in style with energetic rock numbers. Talented lead singer/ guitarist Robin Girod […]