Hip hop and electro music royalty will visit Tocumwal in October
The 2022 Strawberry Fields Festival lineup has arrived and is once again packed with some of the most exciting underground talent in hip hop and electronic music.
There are legends all over the lineup this year, with the town of Tocumwal hosting an incredible array of cutting-edge musical talent that crosses countless genres.
Los Angeles Rap Icons The Pharcide are one of the great internationals who will join us later in the year. The group, which formed in 1989, is the source of authentic anthems like “Runnin’, “Drop” and Passin’ Me By”.
Founder of Massive Attack and revered DJ in his own right Daddy G travels to Tocumwal for a DJ set as part of Strawberry Fields. It’s impossible to overstate his influence on modern music, so you can be sure he’ll open your mind with his selections.
Detroit Icon Moodyman have been at it for 30 years and continue to produce incredible productions that sound just as good on the couch as they do on the dance floor.
egyptian lover was never hugely successful, but his impact on hip hop and electro music was defining, and his productions are still as intriguing and exciting today.
Beloved musicians Ólafur Arnalds and Janus Rasmussen will perform a DJ set in their experimental electro guise of Kiasmoswhile Rasmussen will also play his own set.
Other international guests include the deep sounds of Pauli acidDetroit Domestic Gun Ash Laurynblade Wayne Snowdesert rock rulers Tamikresttech master Omar SParty starter in London Mella Deeamazing sweetness Kamal WilliamsItalian electro-pop stars Gioli & Assiaand this is only scratching the surface.
There are plenty local favorites on the bill as well.
Partygoers will have the chance to see some of the country’s best MCs in barka and Jesswardance like the world is ending NO ZUhappiness to the incomparable productions of Mindy Meng Wang or the one in Melbourne glass beamsand undoubtedly discover a new favorite among the top range.
Here’s the whole thing, in alphabetical order.
Pauli Acid, Ash Lauryn, barka, Bulge, CINTA, Claire Morgan, Daddy G (Massive Attack – DJ set), DAVI, DJ PGZ, DJPython, EFFY, egyptian lover, FLY, Gioli & Assia, glass beams, Henry Wu, Horse Meat Disco, IN2STELLAR, Janus Rasmussen, Jesswar, Julien Belbachir, Kamal Williams, Kiasmos (DJ sets), La La, Mella Dee, Merve, Millu, Mindy Meng Wang, Moodyman, moon tide Together, NO ZU, Omar S, Paramida, Pjenne, Roy Blues, Roy Rosenfeld, Roza Terenzi, sassy J, Sebastien Leger, Gang Soju, SQL and child, Tamikrest, The Pharcide, Tijuana Cartel, Wayne Snow
Strawberry Fields takes place in Tocumwal from Friday 28th to Sunday 30th October.
Tickets go on sale from 9 a.m. on Friday. Please be prepared, they always sell out fast!