The Boilerparty, traditionally on the eve of Pukkelpop and this year on Thursday instead of Wednesday, through the years, it evolved from sympathetic party for early campers to a full-fledged festival evening with this year twenty artists in the line-up.
Another tradition that has stood the test of time wonderfully well, has passed The Boilerboys, the dj duo from Leopoldsburg since 2004 -quite literally – turns on Pukkelpop.
Thursday 15 August is a public holiday, but also particularly for The Jets. Child at home in Kiewit and the 7th Pukkelpop will also be their last festivalshow. With six passes by sit Jan Paternoster and Dries Van Dijck from Black Box Revelation them on the heels. Still four to go and then they get a private dressing room has Chokri promised.
Heideroosjes, the most famous punkrockband from the Netherlands, for the 5th time. For the grand rehearsal of SONS and the catchy electropop of Ruby Grace is a very exciting debut, Fag is the musical equivalent of a knietje and Gestapo Knallmuzik – 2017 responsible for the most hilarious aankondigingsvideo in the history of Pukkelpop is also dabei.
Bizzey, in 2013 with Yellow Claw Pukkelpop, Kiewit with its Bizzey Iconic Show. Furthermore, there are a pack of number 1 hits, gold and platinum records and best viewed Dutch video of all time (170 million views) on his RESUME. Glints is also going to do what he’s good at, everyone pack up with his contemporary take on hip-hop, pop and electro. Miss Angel is only watching but is going to this summer without any doubt pots breaking up with her old school hip-hop.