Junction 2 Festival, a prominent entity in the UK electronic music scene, unveils the first wave of artists for its highly anticipated 2024 edition. The festival is venturing into a new three-day format, broadening the scope of their musical programming. The festival starts on Friday 26th July 2024, featuring global melodic house and techno stars ARTBAT, CamelPhat, Paul Kalkbrenner, and Yotto.
Saturday 27th July takes a darker turn with techno legends Adam Beyer B2B Amelie Lens and Jeff Mills, plus the euphoric electronica of Jon Hopkins. The eclectic mix continues on Sunday 28th July, with Barry Can’t Swim, Honey Dijon, and more.
Embracing the evolution of Junction 2 as it enters a new era, the festival promises a diverse and immersive experience reflective of the ever-evolving electronic music landscape with 50 more artists to be announced in the coming months, all playing their only London dates of the summer at Junction 2.
Commencing on Friday 26th July, the festival kicks off with an exploration of the more melodic side of house and techno, featuring international luminaries such as Ukrainian duo ARTBAT, Grammy-nominated duo CamelPhat, Paul Kalkbrenner, and Finnish artist Yotto. Accompanying these headliners are Ahmed Spins, Ameme, Fideles, Innellea, Layla Benitez, and Miss Monique.
Saturday 27th July takes a turn towards darker territory, paying homage to the festival’s foundational roots in dark and heavy techno. Headlined by the powerhouse duo Adam Beyer B2B Amelie Lens, alongside Detroit techno pioneer Jeff Mills and the euphoric soundscapes of Jon Hopkins, this day promises an unadulterated techno experience. The lineup is further enriched by Daniel Avery B2B Sama’ Abdulhadi, HAAi, Kessie, KI/KI, and VTSS, completing a roster dedicated to techno enthusiasts.
Closing the weekend on Sunday, July 28th, is a vibrant mix of playful eclecticism grounded in disco and house. The lineup features the energetic live performance of Barry Can’t Swim, the iconic Honey Dijon, The Blessed Madonna and the mysterious Joy (Anonymous). Joining this eclectic mix are Ahadadream, B.Love, Marie Montexier, Suze Ijó, and Dee Diggs, promising a diverse celebration of electronic music.
As anticipation builds for this monumental three-day experience, Junction 2 Festival offers early access tickets, allowing music enthusiasts to secure their spot at this dynamic event. By signing up early, attendees can be among the first to immerse themselves in the cutting-edge sounds of 2024.