BUKU Music + Art Project Announces 2016 Initial Lineup
BUKU is back and better than ever for its fifth anniversary! Winter Circle Productions and HUKA Entertainment are excited to announce the BUKU Music + Art Project’s fifth installment, taking placeMarch 11-12, 2016 at Mardi Gras World. This year’s festival will showcase an extensive lineup of headlining acts from electronic, hip-hop, rock and indie music, including: a live set from retro electronic artist Pretty Lights; multi-genre hip-hop artist Kid Cudi; Scottish electronic trio CHVRCHES; Atlanta-native Future deemed “Southern rap’s most indomitable force” by Billboard; legendary trance trio Above & Beyond; Swedish indie pop band Miike Snow; British electronic group Nero;chart-topping New Jersey rapper Fetty Wap; electronic producer and saxophonist Griz; recently reformed experimental electronic duo Crystal Castles; Harlem-bred rapper A$AP Ferg; trap/bass producer Baauer, and MORE! The full lineup is posted below.
To celebrate its fifth anniversary, BUKU commissioned a custom “TOO BUKU” track produced and performed by Fly Boi Keno, for its anticipated 2016 lineup announcement video. Check it out below.
Regular priced GA tickets ($189.50) go on sale Thursday, December 3rd at 11 am CT at www.thebukuproject.com. In addition to GA ticketing, BUKU has created a variety of VIP ticketing options to elevate the typical festival experience with a host of exclusive amenities including access to the S.S. BUKU (a riverboat docked alongside the festival). 50 cents from each ticket sold will go towards BUKU’s non-profit foundation, Upbeat Academy.
Above & Beyond
What So Not
Cashmere Cat B2B Trippy Turtle
Mystikal B2B Juvenile B2B Fly Boi Keno
Mija B2B Anna Lunoe
J.Phlip B2B Kill Frenzy
DJ Soul Sister