No megafestival à la Pukkelpop or Rimpelrock, a small, intimate party for 2000 few dansbenen.
The headliners of the Pukkelpop 2018 means Chokri Mahassine a look, but last Thursday, however, other news sent out into the world: he goes to a house – and technofeestje organize in the Citadel of Diest. Garrison, as the concept is called, is inspired by the Warehouse, the iconic nightclub in Chicago where the roots of the house are.
Garrison will have two rooms. The techno-arena is Warehouse and welcomes Sam Paganini, Dense & Pika, Haeken, Linear Straight, Joyhauser B2B Goldfox and Beanz. In the housezaal play Then Shake, Kiani & His Legion B2B Bjeor and Kong.
It is not the first time that Mahassine something outside Pukkelpop is doing – just think about Rimpelrock – but with Garrison, that up to 2000 visitors may receive, he keeps it modest. In a music where “more, bigger and bombastischer’ is often the norm, we choose consciously to Garrison to go for affordable and accessible, ” he explained on Studio Brussel.
The sale of tickets for Garrison begins on Monday 19 February. Tickets will cost twenty euro. All info can be found on the website of the festival.