The organisers of Rock Werchter have ten new names to the poster added. Most striking name is that of Charlotte Gainsbourg, daughter of Serge and Jane Birkin, on Thursday, June 27 appearances. Also Elbow, Brockhampton, Janelle Monáe, Khruangbin, The Good, The Bad & the Queen, Angèle, New Order, Mac DeMarco, and $uicideboy$ will be at the festival performing.
Charlotte was singing at an early age and was already on her 13th to be heard on the song ‘Lemon Incest’ that they, together with Serge Gainsbourg recorded. After ‘Charlotte for ever in 1986 she took over in 2006, ‘5:55’ on which they, in France more than 300,000 pieces sold. In 2009 and 2011 had another two albums in which she collaborated with Beck. Her musical style resembles that of her parents, by her sultry voice that Jane Birkin makes you think.
Rock Werchter will take place from 27 to 30 June in the Festivalpark in Werchter. With the so far announced names of fame under more P!!!NK and Paul Kalkbrenner (27/6), Tool, The Cure, Kylie and Years & Years (28/6), Mumford & Sons, Florence + The Machine and Macklemore (29/6), Muse and Underworld (30/6).