BUKU Music + Art Project is just around the corner and boasts an enormous lineup of artists across multiple genres. Taking place on March 9-10, 2018 at Mardi Gras World in downtown New Orleans, the event will feature five unique stages set on a backdrop of an abandoned early 20th Century power plant and a warehouse featuring the city’s iconic Mardi Gras floats. The two-day event fuses a progressive and diverse musical lineup with live street art, custom-made industrial art installations and dozens of surprise “pop-up” performances.
Artists recently added to pack out the roster include: chart-topping Philly rapper Lil Uzi Vert; electronic producer Illenium bringing his full “Awake” production for a special live show; Montreal DJ and “vomit-step” pioneer Snails; Florida rapper and mixtape master Ski Mask The Slump God; Chicago rapper and poet Noname; synth-pop / R&B project Homeshake; Dirtybird house duo Walker & Royce; a B2B set from New Orleans DJs Nice Rack and Rusty Lazer ; and exclusive VIP performances, hosted by Brownies & Lemonade and Space Yacht , featuring DROELOE, Melvv, Suicideyear, and a B2B set from electronic artists Eprom and Mad Zach; as well as a showcase curated by acclaimed local artist collective Pink Room Project.
The talent will join a previously announced lineup including: Bassnectar, Migos, MGMT, SZA, the U.S. festival debut of Porter Robinson’s project Virtual Self, A Day To Remember, Isaiah Rashad, Alison Wonderland, Rezz, Borgore, Sylvan Esso, Flatbush Zombies, Bonobo (DJ), Mura Masa, Ganja White Night + Boogie T, Little Dragon, Green Velvet and Jay Electronica to name a few.
To make this event even more memorable, BUKU is hosting a series of additional after party events including Monster Energy’s BUKU Late: A very Boogie BUKU featuring Boogie T, Russ Liquid, Eprom, Clozee, Sodown and Dirty Monkey on Friday March 9 at Joy Theater.
Some ticket offerings have already sold out however a variety of packages still remain and can be found here.
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