Top picks for REC. Festival 2

REC Festival is back in Rotterdam for their second edition. After a great success last year, they’ve upped the program with more and even better (inter)national acts coming up at the Rotterdam Central District. Check out the following artists we’ve selected for your viewing and listening pleasure, choose wisely!

Wednesday 01 November

Kuso by Flying Lotus

KINO Rotterdam | 21:30-23:20

Flying Lotus’ first full-length movie debut. Gross, weird and provocative – the perfect vibe for the night after Halloween.

Friday 03 November


Annabel Main | 20:00-21:00

Building bridges between hiphop and jazz, the homies from Canada will guarantee a great start of the festival!

Danny Brown

Annabel Main | 21:45-22:45

Danny is back, equipped with two new front teeth – darker and more experimental than ever!

Teebs Live

Annabel Boven | 00:15-01:00

Part-time visual artist, part-time soothing beats-maker. Mtendere Mandowa coming through with a live-set, ear-candy.


Annabel Boven | 02:00-03:30

One of the best selectors in the world, straight outta Belgium.

Saturday 04 November

Dorian Concept

Annabel Main | 20:00-20:45

Classically trained piano player, keyboard master, composer and producer. We’ve got Draft Culture on repeat for ages.

Shabazz Palaces

BAR Main | 20:45-21:45

Seatlle-based hiphop duo,composed of Ishmael Butler a.k.a. Palaceer Lazaro (formerly Digable Planets) and multi-instrumentalist Tendai “Baba” Maraire.

Joey Badass

Annabel Main | 23:45-00:45

Raised in Brooklyn, New York and one of the founding members of the ‘Pro Era’ hip-hop collective. An All-Amerikkkan Bada$$.

Pearson Sound

Perron | 01:30-03:00

The perfect ending of REC Festival, going out with David Kennedy’s electronic bangs in the re-opened Perron!

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