Prague's UP Festival has locked in its scheduled for its upcoming second edition, as well as announcing some new names, including Lamache, Ricardo Villalobos, Marcel Dettmann, and Margaret Dygas.
Beginning on Wednesday, July 10, the festival will host a seminar on electronic music, followed on Thursday, July 11 with a Boiler Room session. The venue and acts remain a secret but we're told to expect an open-air delight. Access will only be available to festival pass holders. The next day, on Friday, July 12, there will be a chill-out session at Vnitroblock, a creative space for designers.
The actual festival will begin on Saturday, July 13 with the opening of the festival area. XLR8R will be hosting a stage during the day, as will UP Festival, and in the evening the Komiks stage will be open. Closing on Sunday, the UP Festival stage and XLR8R will both host a little matinée programme, after which the doors to the festival will be closed. There will be a an after-party, with details to be announced soon.
Added to the first wave of names, which included Archie Hamilton, Maayan Nidam (live), DeWalta, Cristi Cons, Digby, and Zendid, more names have been confirmed: Dana Ruh, Dorian Paic, Marcel Dettmann, Edward will all play, with a list of the new additions below.
Second Wave Names
Fatty M & DJ Schwa
This year's second edition takes place from July 13 to 14 in Prague, Czech Republic, with more information will be revealed soon. Meanwhile, tickets are now available here.