Roskilde Announces First 10 Names

It might still be a good nine months until the 2016 edition of Roskilde Festival takes place, but the organization have already announced the first ten artists set to appear at one of Europe’s biggest festivals. Read on to find out who they are.

The first ten names for Roskilde Festival 2016 are: Action Bronson, Mac DeMarco, Courtney Barnett, Cattle Decapitation, Colin Stetson & Sarah Neufeld (Arcade Fire), Ho99o9, Kuedo, Sleaford Mods, Qwanqwa and Sturgill Simpson. There are still 165 names to be announced.


Courtney Barnett – Crossing Border Festival 2014. © Jack Parker, All Things Loud

Roskilde Festival 2016 takes place from 25 June until 2 July in Roskilde, Denmark. Tickets for the festival will go on sale later this year. New names are expected to be announced soon.

Featured image by Joeri Swerts.