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Roadburn 2017: Tickets On Sale!

Posted on Friday, October 21st, 2016

We are overwhelmed by the number of people who bought tickets last night when Roadburn 2017 went on sale! Thank you so much for your support!

For those who are yet to get tickets, there are still weekend and Sunday tickets remaining, and we will announce information about Thu, Fri, Sat day tickets in due course – along with dozens more bands of course!

Ticket prices for 2017, excluding service fees, are as follows:

4 day195 Euro
3 day (Thu, Fri, Sat) – 172 Euro
Single day ticket, Sunday only54 Euro

Previously known as the Afterburner, the Sunday of Roadburn is usually a little quieter than the rest of the weekend, however, we’re pleased to announce that in 2017 we will also be using Het Patronaat on Sunday, April 23 for our Roadburn programming!

As always, there will be an official Roadburn campsite. We are just finalising the details for this, and will post up the information as soon as it’s available. This is a great option for those seeking a budget accommodation option around Tilburg, so stay tuned for more news very soon.


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Roadburn 2017 Will Host The Release Show For Ulver’s Forthcoming New Album

Posted on Thursday, October 20th, 2016

We are truly spoiled by Ulver at Roadburn, let’s face it. Back in 2012, they delighted us with the first and only rendition of the songs on Childhood’s End, their album of obscure 60s psychedelia covers. It was a unique and unrepeatable treat that still resonates deeply within our collective […]

Mysticum Will Invade Our Minds And Tear Our Souls Apart At Roadburn 2017

Posted on Tuesday, October 18th, 2016

You read that right. We didn’t make up that title, that’s exactly what’s going to happen. We asked the dreaded triple-headed entity of Mysticum to give us a few words about their appearance at Roadburn 2017 and that’s exactly what they told us, not less, not more. “We shall invade […]

Roadburn 2017 To Feature The Ultimate Experimental Showdown – The Bug vs Dylan Carlson of Earth

Posted on Tuesday, October 18th, 2016

If this was boxing, it could well be a title fight, the prize being not a belt, but the title of most feverishly creative individual in experimental music. Fortunately, although their collaboration signifies a certain amount of clashing between disparate and often totally separate genres, this is not a fight […]

Chelsea Wolfe To Drawn Roadburn To Her Darkly Intimate Lullabies at John Dyer Baizley’s Curated Event

Posted on Tuesday, October 18th, 2016

“Now that we’ve begin to announce my involvement, I am truly excited to begin revealing parts of my curated lineup for Roadburn 2017. It’s no surprise to those who know me that i am a massive fan of Chlesea Wolfe. Since I first heard Apokalypsis in 2011, through her most […]

Wretch To Play First Ever European Show at Roadburn 2017

Posted on Tuesday, October 18th, 2016

For Karl Simon – formerly of the much revered doom-metal stalwarts, The Gates of Slumber – Wretch‘s heartfelt traditional metal heraldry is much more than mere Sabbath worship; it’s a gut wrenching form of art, reflecting Simon’s heart and soul, and also functions as catharsis in time of need, especially […]

Mekanïk Destruktïw Kommandöh: Magma To Play John Dyer Baizley’s 2017 Curated Roadburn Event

Posted on Tuesday, October 18th, 2016

Unequivocally one of the most talked about moments in the history of Roadburn was Magma‘s overwhelming performance at the 2014 festival. Invited by Opeth‘s Mikael Åkerfeldt, these seminal progressive rock pioneers went down a storm, leaving bands and attendees gasping for air, as it was such an exhausting emotional rollercoaster […]

Emptiness To Delve Deep Into Darkness At Roadburn 2017

Posted on Tuesday, October 18th, 2016

Founded in Brussels, Belgium’s Emptiness are currently carving a niche; their burning vision to delve deep into darkness is paired with an artistic approach to different musical styles such as black metal, ambient soundscapes and eerie power electronics. Open minded, and driven by continuous experimentation, Emptiness are pushing the boundaries […]

Deafheaven To Become Part of The Roadburn Family At Our 2017 Festival

Posted on Tuesday, October 18th, 2016

When Deafheaven released their debut album Roads to Judah back in 2011 they probably were not expecting to be at the center of many heated debates and discussion a couple of years later. Critically acclaimed and widely discussed by black metal purists, shoegaze fanatics and post-rock devotees, the Californian 5-piece […]

Ultha To Bring Their Crushing Take On Atmospheric Black Metal To Roadburn 2017

Posted on Tuesday, October 18th, 2016

German black metal act Ultha may be relative newcomers in the metal community, but the weight of their sound rivals that of established titans. Since forming in 2014, Ultha has pummeled the underground with a slew of releases, including 2015’s massive Pain Cleanses Every Doubt, which is a feat of […]