On the well-known tones of the soundtrack of The Good, The Bad and The Ugly, entered, the members of the American band Rival Sons Thursday, the Main Stage of Rock Werchter. “Electric Man” was the first livenummer that this edition was heard. The festival is started, the feast of the music is left for four days in the scorching sun.
On the main stage is today look forward to The Vaccines, Queens of The Stone Age, and Gorrilaz. On the smaller stages on the opening day, among other Triggerfinger, Sevn Alias and Marshmello.
Some 80,000 people are there on the whey expected today. The first day is not sold out hit, the next three days, this will be the case. For the first group, there were 20,000 people inside.
There is no large crowds to the entrance. According to mayor Dirk Claes of Rotselaar it is because there are already 18,000 people yesterday their entrance bracelet came to pick-up. “And also to get there, everything is perfect,” says the mayor. “They have me here, just congratulations is desired because it is so smooth. It is still better than other years. There is no file. This is due to the spread. Yesterday the campers of The Hive, the camping run by the festival organiser, arrived. Today, the people on the other sites their tent will save. There are currently of the 50,000 campers that we expect to 35,000.”