June 21 marks the start of the summer season with live concerts, DJ sets and wild wanderings. We help you find your way around with a selection of 18 events to be found in Lille and its metropolis, with free access. Happy music festival !
Concerts everywhere in the bars
the Cafe Chat (Mouvaux) will give way to the group Collector, adept at covers of soul, rhythm & blues, disco and funk standards. The team of Hamadryad Gardens (Villeneuve d’Ascq) will delight music lovers with mussels and fries and Flemish carbonnade, to the sound of the group Calipso (rock and the 80s).
At Barrel (rue de la Clef, Lille), the atmosphere will be rock with Hammers & the Nails as on the Wasquehal scene The black labwith no less than 6 bands on stage.
HAS the canopy (rue Solférino, Lille), 2 collectives of DJs will bring the dance floor to life: WTMF (disco/house) and Don’t Kill My Vibe (house/techno). The Luck (rue Princesse, Lille) will offer you an eclectic evening with Cécilia, Henrique & Philipine Trio (folk/pop/rock), Pink Tee Homie (rap), Galactic Storm Band (funk/groove/pop) and a DJ set by Olivier Motte . On the rooftop of NAKED (avenue Le Corbusier, Lille), have fun with Lille artists and DJs 8TYL (electro), Rough Martinez (Nu Disco), Nathan Kassidy (Résident NŪ), Lina (Soul & RnB) and Nico De Gori (Live Sax) .
For the occasion, the Bistro of ST SO which will exceptionally close its doors at 2 a.m., will invite DJ and producer Hoodini (house) and DJ Grrr (Bass Music) who you may have already heard on RCV99FM.
A music festival to the rhythm of Brazilian percussion
Atabak will raise the temperature of Place de la République to the rhythm of Brazilian percussion from 7 p.m. in the company of 70 dancers, before heading to Place de l’Opéra. The batucada Capanga will animate the Grand Place, from 8 p.m. Hot ! You are strongly encouraged to poke a head at GARAGEboulevard Carnot in Lille for an evening AFRO JUNGLEbetween torrid DJ sets and lively concerts from 6 p.m. to 1 a.m.!
A mini-festival on the forecourt of Euratechnologies
A stage, four bands, a DJ set accompanied by a live violinist, food-truck, beers and friends, do you approve? All this close to bar The Switch. With Polyphone (electro rock-funk), Monkey Donkey (disco jazz funk), Autothune, For the Witch (stoner metal) and Akkix Addix, accompanied by Félix on the violin (house). All info here!
Climbing to music!
Notice to lovers of verticality, the climbing spots will also celebrate music! At the house of Climb Up Lille, you find Niels and What else. At Arkose, it continues to teaser! To find out about the full program, go to their insta account: @arkose.lille. Already count on the presence of The Mue (pop rock) and JOSSX for a DJ set bass house and drum’n’bass.
Festive food courts and third places!
For his first music festival, the mesh Villeneuve d’Ascq will push the song, with live groups and DJ sets, not to mention the entertainment for toddlers. On the side of Big Stage (Lille), the festivities will start from 5 p.m., with Elouhan, Roy Markson and the DJ sets made in Raclette Records. On the program of magic bus, the associative barge moored at the entrance to the citadel of Lille (façade of the Esplanade): Gospel on You, Irish Big Band and Panzer Feaster. Finally, for the most nervous, go to Metaluin Loos, for a strong electro sound system from 6 p.m. to 1:30 a.m.!
Local artists at FLOW and Maison Folie Beaulieu
the FLOW announces a music festival, with a 100% rap program on the rooftop, with Coton blanc on the turntables, show cases (Woolf, KOB, Wang DVS…) and an open stage.
On the side of the House Madness of Lommethere will be local bands with decidedly different styles: Blue Waffle (covers & cover), That Green (indie/rock), Fail forward (hardcore/metal), Sick’n tired (90’s rock/grunge/punk) and Monsieur Thibault (post-love-pop-rock-zouk).
And for those who don’t want to wait for Tuesday, run this Saturday from 3 p.m., at Kiosk in the Robersart park in Wambrechies for musical festivities before the official time. You will stroll there to the rhythm of the interventions of the municipal music school, then the bluegrass of Pig Society and Poncharello (stoner rock). Food trucks and bars. End of concerts at 10 p.m.!
For even more music and live music, check out our June concert tips in Lille!