Gorillaz, Jorja Smith, Phoenix: return for We Love Green amid laughter and song

For its public reunion in Paris, We Love Green is back with a 2-day edition, on June 4 and 5, and an “opening night” on Thursday June 2. This year again, the festival offers in an eclectic program with names that are good to slap and lots of activities to learn … and be furry!

After an edition was canceled just a few weeks before last year’s festival, We Love Green returns to the Bois de Vincennes, from June 2 to 5, 2022. For. Good. The festival will begin with a special before starting Thursday, June 2. Damon Albarn’s group, Gorillaz, was on stage to open the style celebrations. He will be accompanied by the golden voice of Jorja Smitha new icon of the British soul, and modesty, the electro supergroup that unites Berlin -based producers of Modeselektor and Apparat. An evening also dedicated to rap with the Booska-P SHOW, a show designed and thought of by the special media of the same name, which will invite drilleurs. Ziak and 1plike140and the trees of the new wave The seed and Lucko.

After a day off, the festival returns on Saturday June 4 and Sunday June 5 with a large poster. The Versaillese of phoenix is on stage for their big comeback, five years after the release of “Ti Amo”, their latest album. They will share the poster with a neo-soul voice on Selah Suethe sunny electro on Myd or the autotuned streams of Lous And The Yakuza. Little defended by Booba, the singer Elijahis also there to present his first EP Océan, a mix of pop, hip-hop and French songs, released in 2021.

Rap fans will also find their account with a presence on NLP, dinosaurs, laylow hope CHS. On Sunday, the Konbini Party will also host a poster dedicated to urban music: the bossa trap of Bianca Costa meet the trap of the rapper from Périgueux Joysad and the dissonant music between the childish timbre of the voice and the sharp punchlines of the Parisienne Zine. And you’re more of the type to tap your feet until sunrise, you can count on the DJ’s presence Floating Pointsat home beating the Maceo Plex or to the music of the duo Virgo Ascendantwas born out of a collaboration between gothic pop singer Mathilde Fernandez and Paul Seul, co-founder of the Casual Gabberz collective.

And this year, We Love Green is trying to stand-up! He’s the “dandy of humor” Fary who will open the festival on this new stand-up stage this Thursday June 2 with his new show “Love me … if you can” exclusively on the Think Tank stage. The rest of the weekend candy will take place with Parisian comedy-club Mamade Sarfati, on Saturday and Sunday from 7 to 8 p.m. Opening of reservations for the bursts of laughter at the Bois de Vincennes, on Tuesday 24 May.

The We Love Green festival will take place on June 2, 4 and 5, 2022 at the Bois de Vincennes in Paris. The day ticket is shown at 69 €. For a 2-day pass, it will cost 119 €. The 3-day pass is all sold out.

Photo credit: Maxime Chermat // Facebook We Love Green

Announced by artists

Thursday June 2

Gorillaz, Jorja Smith, Moderat, Nathy Peluso, Ziak, La Fève, 1pliké140, Chanceko

Saturday June 4

Phoenix, Laylow, SCH, Clara Luciani, Caribou, Charlotte De Witte, Selah Sue, Chet Faker, Koffee, Rema, Floating Points, Myd (live band), Lous & The Yakuza, Dinos, Amaarae, Oklou, La Marche Bleue, Sama ‘Abdulhadi, Charlote Adigéry & Bolis Pupul, Eartheater, Mad Rey, DJ Lycox b2b DJ Nigga Fox, Mouse Party x Mehdi Maïzi, Elia, QuinzeQuinze, Banga, PPJ, Premier Métro

Sunday June 5

PNL, Angèle, Pagbutyag, Juliette Armanet, Bicep (live), Tale of Us, Maceo Plex, C. Tangana, Ibeyi, Grimes (dj set), Central Cee, Girl in Red, Arlo Parks, Slowthaï, Ascendant Vierge, Shygirl, Greentea Peng, Tsha, PartiBoi69, Salomé Le Chat, Mandarine, Half Pipe, Bianca Costa, Joysad, Zinée, La Famille Maraboutage

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