Nuit des Forges - Parc des ateliers
Either electric, electronic or acoustic, the avant-garde of world music has, in Les Suds,à Arles, a stage up to its standards: the « Nuits des Forges ». Established at the foot of the tower’s building site designed by Frank Gehry for the LUMA Foundation in Arles, in the heart of a finely restored industrial wasteland, this stage welcomes the most innovative creation.
Doors open at 11 p.m / Concert at 00.30 a.m
5 minutes by foot from the Roman Theater!
DJs Set before and after the concerts, until 4 a.m!In partnership with:
OPENING ACT OF THE EVENING
ZEA & King Ayisoba
Netherlands & Ghana
A dialogue between the inhabited voice of King and the intense one of Zea, singer of The Ex... A prelude with blues accents!
SECOND PART OF THE EVENING
King Ayisoba & Band
Gripping proto-bluesMore information
THE EX (NETHERLANDS)
Saturday, July 15th - 00.00 a.m
Pioneers of underground music, this bond confronts its noisy-punk music to its appetite for journey. In 38 years of musical activism, they have taken part in all engagements (Salvador, South Africa, Palestine...) and have multiplied their musical meetings: from Steve Albini (Nirvana, Pixies) to Getatchew Mekurya (Ethiopia), Roy Paci (Italy), or of course King Ayisoba! After 2000 concerts all around the world, these musicians will share here their legendary intensity...
BEFORE AND AFTER THE CONCERT:
DJS PUTA! PUTA! (ARLES)
A jubilatory anti-conformist mix specially concocted for the last night owls!