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Meakusma festival happening between 7–9 September

The festival takes over the Belgian city of Eupen for three days in September

This year’s Meakusma festival plays out across several venues in Eupen. Fresh announcements for the three day event include the appearance of Shackleton, Chris Watson recording in the neighbouring High Fens natural reserve, and Lena Willikens curating her own stage focusing on artists from Japan. Also in the line-up are Christina Kubisch, Steven Stapleton & Christoph Heemann, Asmus Tietchens, Carl Stone and Miki Yui, The Transcendence Orchestra, Kara-Lis Coverdale, Ben UFO, Timedance, Sean Canty, Peter Brötzmann & Heather Leigh, Coby Sey, Radian, Tomaga, and many more. A programme of talks, installations and films will be announced soon.

You can check out a list of available accommodation on Meakusma’s website. Tickets start at €7.50.