Epizode Music and Art Festival returns for a much-anticipated fourth edition from December 27, 2019 – January 7, 2020. Situated on Vietnam’s Phu Quoc Island, this idyllic setting boasts green-blue tropical seas, epis sunsets and white sand beaches, where every December the world’s best house, minimal and techno DJs join forces for an epic week-long soundtrack.
The now globally-acclaimed festival builds a bridge between the East and West as an international music gathering of the highest order, and this year will explore an even wider musical landscape – along with striking art installations, creative stage designs and top-class soundsystems.
The second line-up announcement includes even more of the world’s greatest musicians and selectors, including Behrouz, Ben UFO, Carl Craig, Christian Loffler, Egyptian Lover, Jamie Jones, Kiasmos (DJ set), Luciano, Moodymann, Nastia, Petre Inspirescu, Raresh, Red Axes, Rhadoo, Richy Ahmed, Satori and Sonja Moonear.
Aside from the above names, the festival will draw on further local and international talents such as Alci, Anna Nova, Bnh, Cabanne, Chaim, Cinthie, Denis Kaznacheev, DeWalta & Shannon, Digby, DJ Masda, Djebali, Edward, EllI, Fideles, Given, Janeret, Jenia Tarsol, Konstantin, Konstantin Sibold, Leafar Legov, Map.ache, Matias Aguayo, Molly, O.Bee, Panthera Krause, Patrick Topping, Phoung Dan, Ranishe Niyaak, S.A.M, Trikk, Varhat, Vera, Vlada, youANDme and Zendid.
The aforementioned names join an already stacked bill of local and international talent including Ricardo Villalobos, Apollonia, Craig Richards, DOTT, Lehar, Loco Dice, Mashokov, Nicolas Lutz, Ouissam, Sofia Rodina, Sunju Hargun, wAFF and William Djoko.
With more than 70 names on show, Epizode 2019 makes for a diverse, eclectic and discerning line-up that is truly unique to the region. Besides the aforementioned names, further announcements are still yet to be announced, with numerous label showcases and intriguing party concepts both in the works.
One thing’s for sure: this is where you’d want to spend your NYE holidays and it definitely sounds like the best recipe for a thrilling festival year ahead.