The SAINT CITY ORCHESTRA found its beginning in 2013, when Sandro agreed to play at an Irish Rocknight. to play. Although at the time of the acceptance no band existed, they celebrated their first success two months later. the first success two months later. More concert requests followed and quickly the SAINT CITY ORCHESTRA soon established their reputation as a band with guaranteed atmosphere far beyond the city limits of St. Gallen. beyond the city limits.
After initial cover songs, the first own songs were written, influenced by the Irish roots of the city of St. Gallen. influenced by the Irish roots of the city of St. Gallen, their very own typical Irish folk-punk style developed. 2017 they released “Knights & Thieves”, their first single and self-titled EP. 2018 followed with “Chaos” already the first album. Further successes joined them, such as winning the MX3.ch Award. Performances at Rock The Ring, Gurten Festival, Open Air St. Gallen or the Caribana Festival made the band known throughout Switzerland.
A highlight was also the win of the Swiss final of the Emergenza Festival 2018, which led the SAINT CITY ORCHESTRA directly to the European finals in Taubertal (D). It is important to the band to transfer the positive emotions of the music to the audience. So the SAINT CITY ORCHESTRA considers the audience as an important band member of every show. With more than 300 concerts to their credit, now the new single “To Your Honour” the next chapter opens. Followed by the new album “Unified” which will be released in autumn 2021. will be released.