With an abundance of new talent just waiting to be discovered, Pukkelpop has decided to add two new stages to give the stars of tomorrow (or the day after) every chance to show off their chops. Ever since its inception, one of the festival’s guiding principles has been to help launch new talent. Indeed, there’s so much new talent nowadays that the organisers have decided to introduce two new stages, viz. the Lift and the Booth. Both stages will accommodate up-and-coming artists and DJs whom the organisers t
17 May 2016
NOFX, MIIKE SNOW, THE AVENER and GNASH coming to #PKP16
Festival season is near. You already can smell the sweet scent of summer. Today we're fanning the flames with a handful of new names. Wax your mohawk and squeeze into your skinny jeans: punk legends NOFX and Marky Ramone's Blitzkrieg are ready to set Pukkelpop on fire. "I say if we're gonna do it, do it right": we heartily agree with this maxim of Anne-Marie. Let's dance like maniacs to her summer hit, but also save some energy for smashing sets by Miike Snow, Gnash and The Avener.
29 April 2016
NEW NAMES ADDED TO THE LINE-UP: A.O. DJ SNAKE & GOOD CHARLOTTE
The sun is still in hibernation but our Pukkelpop line-up is really starting to heat up. Last year DJ Snake authored two of the biggest dance tracks: his own 'Turn Down for What' and Major Lazer's 'Lean on'. 2015 was also the year that he shook the Boiler Room to its very foundations. This time he’s armed with a new album and determined to top last year’s performance. Now here’s a blast from the past: American pop punk heroes Good Charlotte!