The countdown is officially on for the Roskilde 2017 Festival in Europe, and the festival headliners include big names like the Foo Fighters, Moderate/ModeSelektor, Trentemoller, and G-Eazy. The official Roskilde festival will have nine stages and claims that only 15 of the festivals’ 175 acts have been confirmed so far, meaning there’s many more names to come. Check below for the up to date list.
Roskilde 2017 will span over eight days from June 24 to July 1, and tickets go on sale Tuesday Nov 15 via their official website. The festival is the largest arts and culture festival in Northern Europe, and has been that way for an outstanding 46 years. The curators of the festival is the Roskilde Festival Charity Society, a non-profit organization who focuses on helping the youth and supports humanitarian work. Make sure to buy your ticket tomorrow to not only listen to great music, but to help out an even better cause.
There will be a range of art instillations indluding the Art Zone who features international artists and the Graffiti Zone where you’ll find urban street art creations. They also mention their high quality and gormet food products with an initiative to make all their food 90% organic by next year. Some food stops will include Milk&Sandwich, Sauna Bar, Peter Larsen Kaffe and Madhus Lolland-Falster.
UPDATE (11/30): Roskilde 2017 has added 24 more bands to its lineup, includine major names like Arcade Fire, Blink-182, Justice, Solange and The Lumineers, as well as genre favorites like Neurosis, Warpaint, Kevin Morby and Red Fang. See the full lineup below.
Roskilde Festival 2017:
BCUC (Bantu Continua Uhuru Consciousness)
Mats Gustagsson’s Nu Ensemble “Hidro Zap”
Of Mice & Men