Epizode Festival announce first artists for their debut Albania edition

The Vietnam-based collective has become a staple in the underground community’s calendar. Since 2016, an immense 11-day beach festival takes over the breathtaking scenes of Phú Quốc.

Welcoming a delightful mixture of house, techno and minimal worlds, artists are presented with long sets in the most stunning settings. Scene stalwarts in the likes of Ricardo Villalobos, RPR Soundsystem and Francesco Del Garda revel in the 24-hour music licence, spinning extended sets with a huge roster of artists from all corners of the globe.

After 2020’s Vietnam edition was postponed due to the pandemic, the news of their debut in Albania comes with great anticipation. Crews such as The Volks and Half Baked often feature on the curation alongside a number of guest stage hosts, building excitement around which artists will be heading to the more intimate 3-day event. This edition is in collaboration with the local UNUM Festival, which saw its biggest edition at the beginning of summer 2021, marking the return of large scales events.

The festival will run from September 23-26, welcoming over a great number of artists to the blissful beach of Rana e Hedun in Shengjin, Northwest Albania. The first wave includes Binh, Petre Ispirescu, Praslea, Maayan Nidam, Abelle, John Dimas, Roustam, Spokenn, Sweely and Varhat. Lee Burridge, Dubfire, Adriatique and Nastia top of the first lineup announcement together with Anfisa Letyago, Adolpho and Franky, Marko Nastic, Runy, Youandme, Duc In Altum and local talents Altin Boshnjaku, Leke, Leo Lumezi and RRRRON.

Stay tuned for more artists to be announced over the course of the next days. The first tier of Multi-Passes is available at the international price of €89 while the Balkan countries will have a special price of €54. Sister Multi Passes are available at €89 and Group Multi Passes at €209. Tickets can be purchased online via Epizode website: www.epizode.eu

More information at the following links.

Epizode Albania Website (www.epizode.eu)
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