4 days of only the best newcomers and the biggest names in electronic music, but also jazz, rock and hip-hop held annually in Katowice, Poland – guys, welcome to Tauron Nowa Muzyka Festival – one of the best ones of its size in Europe!
I mean, this amazing event won the European Festival Award for Best Small Festival in Europe – for three times!
It’s the first outdoor festival to be located in a post industrial surrounding of a closed down coal mine with its entire infrastructure still intact and available for all visitors.
Over the years, Tauron Nowa Muzyka hosted really the biggest stars in contemporary electronic music including Autechre, Jamie Lidell, Moderat, DJ Krush, Amon Tobin, Flying Lotus, Bonobo…
Since 2014, this awesome festival takes place in Strefa Kultury (meaning Culture Zone) – a postindustrial area of the Bogucice district in Katowice. This district is home to International Conference Center, National Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra and Silesian Museum.
When: June 28 – July 01, 2018
Where: Katowice, Poland
Why: it’s the three-time winner of the European Festival Awards. Amazing location, awesome performers.
Photos: Radoslaw Kazmierczak / © Tauron Nowa Muzyka; thx to Tomasz Ignatowicz