Lykke Li, Patti Smith, Converge, Grizzly Bear and Sleaford Mods are among the first acts confirmed for Øya 2018. Returning to Tøyenparken in Oslo from Thursday, August 7th to Sunday, August 11th, Øya will continue to be a benchmark in sustainable practices and standards for festivals worldwide.
Other acts include Converge, …And You Will Know Us By The Trail Of Dead who will perform their Source Tags & Codes album in full, BROCKHAMPTON, Noname, Chelsea Wolfe, Sleaford Mods, and Superorganism. Norwegian talent added are former Madrugada vocalist Sivert Høyem, Paradise, Tønes, Smerz, Store P and Dig Deeper.
Øya’s green credntials include powering the event by sustainable electricity, hands-sorting the festival waste so that 70 percent can be reused and almost all of the food served will be organic and locally sourced from small scale providers. All caterers are required to deliver a menu that’s at least 50% meat-free.
For tickets and details go to oyafestivalen.no.