Check the new names in the line-up, something to please electronic and hip-hop fans
The sixteenth edition of Uprising festival will again be very diverse in terms of genre, which is confirmed by the most recently published names, this time with a significant representation of the grime scene among foreign and Slovak artists. Let’s start by mentioning the headliner of this year, Dizzee Rascal (UK), musician and producer The Bug ft. MC Flowdan (UK), but also strong names of the local scene Gleb and Smack One.
Friday night on the Arena Stage will be dominated by the strong trio of British drum and bass Ed Rush, Optical and Audio and their b2b set! Their joint performance will also be a celebration of the 25th anniversary of Virus Recordings, one of the most popular drum and bass labels in the world, founded by Ed Rush and Optical.
British rapper Lady Lykez with her unique style and uncompromising flow will come to Zlaté pesky to present her EP WOZA and a catchy fusion of grime, dancehall, UK gqom and rap genres. The endurance of the Arena Stage will also be tested by one of the fundamental pillars of the British club scene, The Bug, with the support of the legendary Mc Flowdan (UK), who promise us a gigantic show in the form of a special Dubstep and Grime set.
Uprising Festival 2023 will also be joined by hip-hop legend from Brooklyn, member of Gang Starr Foundation – Jeru the Damaja! He became famous for the song “Come Clean” from the album The Sun Rises in the East, which is included in the top 100 hip-hop albums of all time.
Tickets for €60 are on sale only until May 17. and the offer also includes a limited number of VIP tickets with many benefits and the opportunity to meet selected artists. The promoter of the festival have prepared another great promotion on their e-shop, where you can buy a COMBO ticket for the festival together with a cap, T-shirt or sweatshirt for a discounted price and save more than €10.