Reworks Festival 2016
Reworks, the sun-filled music gathering which takes place in Thessaloniki, Greece every September, is happy to announce the first wave of acts for its 12th edition. Despite the economic crisis, which still after 6 years still remains in Greece, Reworks expands once again and for the first time it will last for 5 days. Also a new chapter begins for Reworks. Reworks Agora a platform of new ideas and projects will open its doors on September 14th with discussion panels, workshops and key note speaking sessions alongside performances.
An eclectic mix of 70 acts will perform on 12 music rooms from the 16th -18th of September. On the first wave of acts announcement, Reworks this year is excited to welcome back to the city Solomun, Ben Klock, Mano Le Tough, Agoria, Michael Mayer, Anja Schneider, KiNK who will all return to Thessaloniki alongside an exciting line up of acts which will be presented for the first time in Thessaloniki with acts such as Jamie Woon, GusGus, WhoMadeWho, Kiasmosand Kobosil. The Hellenic scene will also be presented vastly with Ison/Actor One, Larry Gus, And.id, Tendts, to be a small but indicative taste on what is going to follow.
Based around the close connection and ties between music, art and e-culture, Reworks presents new musical and artistic paths and directions in one of the most historic parts of the Byzantine city of Thessaloniki. Each of its previous editions has been a landmark in the evolution of forward thinking entertainment, featuring influential musicians, creative artists of both local and international origin and a great party atmosphere augmented by the amazing weather that Greece still experiences at the end of the summer.
We define our Future
With over 900 artists experiencing the festival to date, Reworks resists and tries to stand still on a difficult cultural environment. Today having the economic crisis being a social crisis the need to step up is more necessary than ever before. Hence the festival encourages its audience to “Define their Future” by resisting on the current difficulties and to follow their dreams and ambitions trough musical and artistic creativity.
A meeting point throughout Greece and beyond
For the past few years Reworks gathers friends of music from all around the country and throughout Europe and welcomes them in Thessaloniki giving them days of joy and happiness.
12 stages in total will present a broad spectrum of electronic music. House & techno, Freestyle, Neo-Classical, electronica which will be presented.