The Antwerp festival started yesterday already 8000 visitors. Tonight perform Warhaus and Kraantje Pappie.
On Antwerp’s Left bank is on Friday the two-day festival Linkerwoofer started. The day of the opening of this fourteenth edition attracted according to the organization, almost 8,000 visitors – more than last year. They could at these summer temperatures to gaze at the talents of Belgian soil as the Clement Peerens Explosition (CPeX), The Van Jets and headliner Millionaire. Saturday is the gezelligheidsfactor some height in with Captain Winokio, Kraantje Pappie and Warhaus.
Linkerwoofer doing it without pre-sale and considers himself so lucky that the weather for a long time now, and is ideal for a festival along the edge of the river Scheldt. Clement Peerens if under a radiant sun as a gang of cosy uncles the public for the first time en masse to the main stage for the lure, after that got The Jets and Millionaire after sunset all the space to their already very strong live reputation have a little more honor.
In between, brought on the second stage of the Ghent of five Shht a bizarre but entertaining mix of autotune, extreme beats, metal and theatrical dancemoves, sometimes all together in one number. That Linkerwoofer immediately proved also to be open to not yet well-trodden paths. For those who prefer a quieter and did not, could go to one of the many foodtrucks on the marktpleintje.
“We are already noticing a few years that we can always count on a fixed audience that found us and in addition for a unique ‘vibe’ on the ground’, says co-organiser Stu, great danes. “The visitors also may notice that here at the moment with the fresh breeze from over the river Scheldt a pack of more pleasant stay than elsewhere.’ For all the security took Linkerwoofer extra hittemaatregelen such as additional areas, the distribution of sunscreen and the provision of free drinking water.