One of the major musical events of August in Katowice will become the famous OFF Festival, which will be held under the patronage of the mBank financial company and Lech brewery, and with support of the Polish Radio.
This festival is one of the biggest cultural events in Katowice, which unites such musical styles as pop, rock, folk, punk and jazz. The main feature of the OFF Festival is presenting not only famous musicians, vibrant musical performances and concerts, but also a variety of cultural events such as art exhibitions, seminars and workshops, as well as film screenings.
According to the organizers, famous musicians not only from Poland, but also other European countries will take part in the festival. Among the invited guests are The Stooges, Swans, Thurston Moore, Suicide, Death In Vegas, The House of Love, Converge, Bardo Pond, Battles, The Antlers Baroness, Atari Teenage Riot, Fennesz, Metronomy, Kurt Vile , Ty Segall, High Places, Charles Bradley, Baxter Dury, Kim Gordon & Ikue Mori, Nosowska, Akron / Family, Shabazz Palaces, Das Racist, Forest Swords, Andy Stott Apteka, Papa M, Other Lives, Josh T.Pearson Megafaun,Jacaszek, Colin Stetson Kirk, Africa Hitech, Connan Mockasin, Henry Rollins, Spectrum, Retro Stefson, King Creosote & John Hopkins, KanaÅ‚ Audytywny, Afro Kolektyw, Nerwowe Wakacje Iceage, PiÄ™tnastka, Dominique Young Unique, ANBB, ContaineR Mordy, Beneficjenci Splendoru, MokoÅ‚aj Trzaska and Shangaan Electro.
OFF Festival will be held in Katowice from 3 to 5 August. Hotels and apartments in Katowice can be booked online on www.poland-vacations.com site in the "Accommodation in Poland" section.