12 June – 16 June 2018
|Company:||Stiftelsen Bergen Music Fest|
|Capacity:||6.700 per day|
|main stage cap 6.700 |
second stage cap 2.200
tent cap 400
courtyard stage cap 500.
Additionally a club night with 6-8 venues across town (venue cap from 150 – 1500)
Bergenfest is located at several greenfields inside a mediaval castle & fortress in the city center of Bergen. There are three outdoor stages and an additional club program with late night shows at venues across town. As a festival we pride ourselves to bring artists from a wide range of genres. The festival attracts approximately 30.000 people annually and is one of the longest standing pop/rock festivals in Norway.
Rock, Pop, Folk, World, Hip-Hop, Electronica, Urban etc.
In very simple terms: „If we like it, we can book it!“
Acts 1993 – 2011: Neil Young (Solo Show), Roger Waters – Dark Side Of The Moon, Robert Plant & Strange Sensation, Patti Smith, Lou Reed, Nick Cave (Solo Show), Iggy & The Stooges, Sufjan Stevens, Emmylou Harris, Joan Baez, Joe Bonamassa, Raphael Saadiq, The Stranglers, The Sword, Marina & The Diamonds, Pet Shop Boys, Ryan Adams, Joe Henry, Tindersticks, Marianne Faithfull, Lambchop, John Paul Jones & Robyn Hitchcock, Booker T & Mg’s, Röyksopp, Gotan Project, The Chieftains, Joe Cocker, Buddy Guy, Sir George Martin’s „The Making Of Sgt. Pepper“, Ray Davies, Common, Asian Dub Foundation, De La Soul, Roger McGuinn, Gang Of Four, Donovan, Elidaes Ochoa, Glasvegas, Gang Gang Dance, Manic Street Preachers, Lou Reed, Don Mclean, Meldoy Gardot, Randy Newman, The Residents, New York Dolls and so on …