Klub eMCe plac
|Klub eMCe plac|
|Šaleška cesta 3, SI-3320 Velenje|
|Managed by||Velenje Youth Centre (MC Velenje)|
|Matej Voglar, Head of programme|
|Phone||386 (0) 31 320 039|
|Maruša Skornišek, Head of the gallery|
|Phone||386 (0) 31 421 074|
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The various events hosted or organised by Klub eMCe plac encompass things like the Deluxe Ski Jump (a legendary PC game) tournament, collective watchings of sports broadcasts, table football competitions, card and board games meetings, so-called listening sessions, etc.
A sizable part of Slovene alternative music scene protagonists has performed at eMCe plac, invited either independently or via various festivals taking place here. The music cycle Sound Arson contributed greatly to this, with its events often being mini-festivals with several bands (usually of a harder variety, from different strands of metal and noise to all sorts of rock). Some of the bands hosted by eMCe plac were Noctiferia, Zmelkoow, Prismojeni Profesorji Bluesa, , , Srečna mladina, , Jimmy Barka Experience, Fake Orchestra, Dubzilla, etc.
Of notable guests from abroad, one can name NoMeansNo (CA), Earth (US), Karma To Burn (US), Kultur Shock (US), Dälek (US), Made Out of Babies (US), Wardhill (CZ), Senser (UK), Obake (US), Mombu, Eyes of a Traitor (UK), Straight Mickey And The Boyz (RS), Lovely Quinces (HR), Repetitor (RS) and Bad Copy (RS).
Klub eMCe plac was the official warm-up venue for MetalDays and is a regular stop of the Club Marathon. The club also takes part in organising the Kunigunda Festival of Young Cultures, the Days of youth and culture (DMK) festival and the Beached Whale Festival.
The gallery in Klub eMCe plac hosts exhibitions by painters, photographers, sculptors and other (mostly younger) artists who predominantely come from the local region, yet is also open to others. Among the exhibitors were the painters, , , and , the photographer , the sculptor , the illustrator and the designer .