That's right, we are announcing some new names for Rock Werchter once again. Warpaint, White Lies and Milow have been added to the Thursday programme. Parov Stelar Band and Rodrigo y Gabriela have confirmed attendance on Friday. Melanie De Biasio is new for Saturday. Reignwolf has been added to the Sunday programme. Stay tuned for more!

Names confirmed so far for Rock Werchter 2014 - in alphabetical order:

Agnes Obel,...

From rock, pop, metal, indie, dance and urban to singer-songwriters. It's all possible at Rock Werchter. Seven names have been added to the line-up. All of them are highly danceable. Gesaffelstein will play at the festival on Thursday, July 3. The Subs will play a day later, on Friday, July 4. On Saturday, July 5 the beats of SBTRKT, Trentemøller and Moderat will resound. Rudimental and Chase and Status are...

Damon Albarn is the musical superman of the 21st century, though perhaps it is not that noticeable. The reason for the description is probable his high productivity. The Brit does so much that it is hard to keep up: rock, opera, African music... It is always interesting and cool. Plus: Albarn is getting better as the years go by. He is known first and foremost as the frontman of Blur,...

The line-up for Rock Werchter continues to take shape. There are another six additions. Dropkick Murphys will be blazing a trail of unbridled joy through Werchter on Thursday 3 July. The Naked and Famous will be performing their catchy Kiwi electropop at the festival on Friday 4 July. On Saturday 5 July, Agnes Obel, irresistible and oh so pure, and Imagine Dragons, now a strong contender for band of the...

Today we add another five names to the bill for Rock Werchter 2014. The new additions are Ellie Goulding, Babyshambles, Birdy, MGMT and Crystal Fighters. Ellie Goulding and Crystal Fighters will perform on Friday 4 July at Werchter. Babyshambles, MGMT and Birdy join the Sunday programme. 

List of names confirmed so far for Rock Werchter 2014:

  • Thursday 3 July: Metallica, Placebo, Skrillex
  • Friday 4 July: Arctic Monkeys, Ellie Goulding, Major
  • ...
Kings of Leon

High time we added something to the already impressive list of names for Rock Werchter 2014. This time, another headline act. Kings of Leon, the kings of Werchter, top the bill on Sunday 6 July. 

Kings of Leon join Arctic Monkeys, Franz Ferdinand, Jack Johnson, Major Lazer, Metallica, Pearl Jam, Pixies, Placebo, Skrillex, Stromae - who said himself on Facebook this week that he’d be there - The Black Keys...

The dawn brings a ray of gold and another confirmation for Rock Werchter 2014. Placebo will perform on Thursday 3 July. Definitely there on the first day of the festival are Skrillex and Metallica. Arctic Monkeys and Major Lazer perform on Friday 4 July. On Saturday 5 July Werchter welcomes Pixies and Triggerfinger. And Franz Ferdinand are already confirmed for Sunday 6 July.

Placebo have made seven albums and come...

The first name for Rock Werchter 2014 has been confirmed. Metallica are playing on Thursday 3 July. On request. Because most of the set list has been chosen by the fans. 

Metallica are synonymous with metal. It’s the first name that springs to mind spontaneously. The American group have achieved so much. They brought metal into the mainstream and are already one of the best and most successful bands of...

Rock Werchter is taking steps to ensure an even better festival experience. This year, the festival organisers will be running a campground in the A zone. It will offer more quality, more comfort and more experience. THE HIVE powered by Rock Werchter will be the largest festival campground. It also aims to be the best campground. Up to 30,000 festival attendees can stay there during Rock Werchter.

The hive...

Rock Werchter is completely sold-out. The last one-day tickets for Friday, July 4 were sold earlier today. A total of 67,500 combi tickets and 20,500 one-day tickets per festival day have been sold. This year Rock Werchter expects 88,000 festival attendees per day. Important announcement: The resale of tickets is now possible under certain circumstances.

There is a legal framework that curbs the resale of tickets. The Belgian law of...

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