Greetings all, it’s now official, the program for the festival Rio Loco has been published!
This year in June the city of Toulouse, France will showcase the best of contemporary South African music all in one festival. The line-up is truely amazing and you will have the change to see and hear the most important South African artists in a marathon gathering between June 17th -21th with additional dates added.
From Mashkanda, Mbaqanga, Zulu styles to folk, jazz, hip-hop and electronic, the South African rhythms will make nearly 2000.000 festival-goers vibrate during one of the most important world music French festivals; Rio Loco.
International stars will share the stage with new talents unknown in France or Europe. The audience can attend creation between South Africans and French musicians or original artistic meetings specially created for the festival. The exceptionally low prices surely will attract a wide public; entrance fee is only 5 Euro.
The festival Rio Loco takes place on various stages throughout the city, along the river Garonne, in parks, in clubs, at special locations and after- parties. Surely this festival is not to be missed!
Find all info on artists, locations and schedules here.