On Friday, Dour Festival announced the latest batch of names scheduled to perform at the Walloon event in mid-July. Among the new names announced are Caribou, La Femme and some of French rap's hottest acts.
French rap stars Orelsan and Tiakola have been announced as new acts for Dour 2023, having both topped the French charts this year with their respective albums 'Civilisation' and 'Mélo,' Both rappers will be flying the French rap flag at Dour, with Orelsan making his third appearance at the festival next summer.
La Femme, the French multi-genre band will be joining Phoenix in inaugurating 'Le Garage,' the festival's new stage dedicated to rock music. The band have just released their fourth studio album 'Teatro Lucido'.
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For festival-goers looking for internationally-recognised acts, Dour has also programmed Swedish rapper Yung Lean, widely associated with the origins of Soundcloud rap.
Canadian electronic virtuoso and festival favourite Caribou – is also among the new acts, and is guaranteed to get the Dour crowd moving.
Further acts will be announced in the run-up to the festival, which will take place from 12 to 16 July 2023.