Code Walk: “The work is the reward!”

Code Walk: “The work is the reward!”

In the weeks leading up to SPOT Festival we present a number of acts from different parts of the music world, who you can meet at the festival. This time it is Faroese act Konni Kass. – – – 1: Who are you? (how did you get together, when etc.) We met...
The final band package announced for SPOT 2017.

The final band package announced for SPOT 2017.

The line-up for SPOT 2017 are with the addition of 40 new act, very close at being complete. The pop stars from Scarlet Pleasure (photo), who are behind major hits like ‘Windy’ and ‘Heat’, will bring new material, including their latest single...
Konni Kass-interview: “SPOT really opened the doors for us”

Konni Kass-interview: “SPOT really opened the doors for us”

In the weeks leading up to SPOT Festival we present a number of acts from different parts of the music world, who you can meet at the festival. This time it is Faroese act Konni Kass. – – – 1. Who are you? (how did you get together, when etc.) I am...
Legends, roots and rookies at SPOT

Legends, roots and rookies at SPOT

The Danish legends in The Savage Rose (photo), are celebrating their 50th anniversary this year. They have done so, by selling out ‘Gamle Scene’ at the Royal Danish Theatre in Copenhagen three nights in a row, and will continue the celebration during the summer,...

PRACTICAL INFORMATION REGARDING SAFETY, DRUGS & LOST AND FOUND

Policy on alcohol and hard drugs SPOT Festival does not sell alcohol for persons under 18 years of age. There is no exception to this rule, and it applies to all groups: audience, musicians, and volunteers. If you end up having consumed more than you can handle, look...

GENERAL INFORMATION

Contact SPOT Festival Vester Allé 15 8000 Aarhus C Denmark Tlf: +45 8612 8444 info@spotfestival.dk Venue Capacity With everything from 50 to 3,000 guests, the different venues of the festival have a large variation in capacity. SPOT can therefore not guarantee access...

PRAKTISK INFORMATION FØR, UNDER OG EFTER FESTIVALEN

Hittegods Hvis du har mistet tøj, mobiltelefon, pung eller andet, så henvend dig til festivalens akkreditering i Scandinavian Congress Center. Her vil hittegods blive gemt under festivalen. Efter festivalen bliver ikke-afhentet hittegods opbevaret på festivalens...

INFORMATION TIL MUSIKERE

SPOT sætter fokus på nye brydninger og trends inden for alle rytmiske genrer og præsenterer både danske og nordiske artister. Formålet med festivalen er at understøtte kreativ og kommerciel udvikling for de optrædende. SPOT opfordrer alle bands, solister, producere...

GENEREL INFORMATION

Kontakt SPOT Festival Vester Allé 15 8000 Aarhus C Tlf: 8612 8444 info@spotfestival.dk Scenernes kapacitet Med alt fra 50 til 3.000 personer har festivalens venues forskellige publikumskapaciteter. Derfor kan SPOT ikke sikre adgang for billetkøbere til alle koncerter....
[Save The Date] MXD’s Superball at Spot 2017

[Save The Date] MXD’s Superball at Spot 2017

MXD and Spot are continuously developing the International networking possibilities at Spot festival, and 2017 will be no different with the first edition of MXD’s Superball: A brand new day party and platform for the local industry and the international...
20 new acts added to the SPOT 2017 line-up

20 new acts added to the SPOT 2017 line-up

Among the latest announcements, Marching Church are worth highlighting. The former solo project from Iceage-frontman Elias Bender Rønnefeldt – now a full seven-piece band – released their second album, ‘Telling It Like It Is’ in October 2016....
Blondage: “We know we can make the clubs go wild”.

Blondage: “We know we can make the clubs go wild”.

In the weeks leading up to SPOT Festival we present a number of acts from different parts of the music world. First up is Blondage 1: Who are you? (how did you get together, when etc.) We are Pernille and Esben, and together we make up Blondage. We met in our early...
SPOT SÆTTER FOKUS PÅ DEN VOKSENDE ELEKTRONISKE SCENE

SPOT SÆTTER FOKUS PÅ DEN VOKSENDE ELEKTRONISKE SCENE

Der kommer i år øget opmærksomhed på den danske, elektroniske musikscene på SPOT Festival 4. – 7. maj. Festivalen har allerede booket navne som Av Av Av, CODE WALK, Faustix m.fl. – og med dagens offentliggørelser får det elektroniske program endnu mere tyngde. I...
OPEN CALL for film talents

OPEN CALL for film talents

SPOT Festival invites all filmmakers and media artists to submit their works for SPOT Festival’s Open Call for Film. The objective is to zoom in on the Nordic film scene and provide a platform and spotlight for film talents. In order to be accepted, the films have to...
SPOT with an electronic focus

SPOT with an electronic focus

On Saturday the 6th of May SPOT will put a particular focus on electronic music with an entire line-up at the venue Tape. We are going to present no less than 9 acts, a couple of whom have already won international attention. That certainly goes for Søs Gunver Ryberg...
New festival as part of SPOT!

New festival as part of SPOT!

A new festival is going to see the light of day as part of this year’s SPOT Festival: Roots&Hybrid 2017. The festival takes place on 4th-6th May in Ridehuset at the SPOT area. It will be hosted by the local organisers Det Turkise Telt, who have presented modern...
Ny Roots&Hybrid festival under SPOT

Ny Roots&Hybrid festival under SPOT

En ny festival ser dagens lys i weekenden 4. – 6. maj, når arrangørerne bag festivalen det turkise telt – i et samarbejde med SPOT – slår dørene op for Roots&Hybrid 2017 i Ridehuset. Festivalen, som finder sted i forbindelse med årets SPOT Festival,...
OPEN CALL for filmtalenter

OPEN CALL for filmtalenter

SPOT Festival inviterer alle film- og medieskabere til at indsende deres værker til SPOT Festivals Open Call for Film. Målet er, at stille skarpt på det nordiske filmmiljø, og give plads og synlighed til filmtalenter. De deltagende film må hver vare 3-5 minutter og...
Music defying the Law of Jante

Music defying the Law of Jante

With SPOT only 3 months away we’re proud to present a new strong multicoloured bouquet for this years’ festival. Let’s start with Yung (top picture): Anthemic guitars, coarse feedback and driving rhythm, insistent to the point of impatience and defying the Danish Law...
SPOT 2017: New Nordic Movements

SPOT 2017: New Nordic Movements

Nordic noir, Nordic design, the Nordic wave – the Nordic countries seem hotter than ever, and this first batch of acts for SPOT 2017 underlines that the wave is far from over and that the music remains characterized by its curiosity, new directions, its diversity,...
Spectacular film concert will open SPOT festival

Spectacular film concert will open SPOT festival

SPOT Festival 2017 will be launched by an intense concert with Danish world-class film scores. Danish Jacob Groth is the composer of the scores for some of the biggest Danish and international film and TV hits. When SPOT Festival 2017 opens its doors, the soundtrack...
Spektakulær filmkoncert åbner SPOT Festival

Spektakulær filmkoncert åbner SPOT Festival

SPOT Festival bliver skudt i gang med en intens koncert med dansk filmmusik i verdensklasse. Danske Jacob Groth står bag musikken til nogle af de allerstørste danske og internationale film- og seriesucceser. Når SPOT Festival i 2017 slår dørene op, bliver det til...
About SPOT

About SPOT

Each year in in late spring, around 8,000 guests visit Aarhus to experience between 100 and 200 concerts from new, as well as more established bands and artists from Denmark and the other Nordic countries. Since 1994, SPOT Festival has been a platform for a range of...

OM SPOT

SPOT Festival finder sted i Aarhus og har i mere end 20 år været en formidlingsplatform for den danske og nordiske musik. I 2016 var der over 180 optrædende artister og 8.000 gæster besøgte festivalen. Heriblandt 1.500 branchefolk, hvor op mod en fjerdedel kom fra den...
Apply for showcase

Apply for showcase

The application deadline was November 28th 2016. All the applications received will be evaluated by the SPOT secretariat and next year’s music jury, and the applicants selected by the jury will be offered a showcase at the 2017 festival on 5th and...
Ansøg om showcase på SPOT17

Ansøg om showcase på SPOT17

ANSØGNINGEN TIL SPOT 2017 ER LUKKET SPOT sætter fokus på nye brydninger og trends inden for alle rytmiske genrer og præsenterer både danske og nordiske artister. Formålet med festivalen er at understøtte kreativ og kommerciel udvikling for de optrædende. Programmet...
Information

Information

GENERAL INFORMATION Contact SPOT Festival Vester Allé 15 8000 Aarhus C Denmark Tlf: +45 8612 8444 info@spotfestival.dk Tickets Venue Capacity With everything from 50 to 3,000 guests, the different venues of the festival have a large variation in capacity. SPOT can...
Info

Info

GENEREL INFORMATION Kontakt SPOT Festival Vester Allé 15 8000 Aarhus C Tlf: 8612 8444 info@spotfestival.dk Billetsalg Gå til billetsalg. Scenernes kapacitet Med alt fra 50 til 3.000 personer har festivalens venues forskellige publikumskapaciteter. Derfor kan SPOT ikke...