ESNS expands line-up for 2021 edition

49 new up-and-coming European acts confirmed for showcase festival 

ESNS (Eurosonic Noorderslag) announces another 49 artists for the upcoming edition, taking place from 13 – 16 January 2021, including two of the Music Moves Europe Talent Awards nominees; Rimon (nl), Sassy 009 (no) and six acts selected in cooperation with  European Broadcasting Union (EBU) radio stations. 

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The new confirmed acts chosen by the EBU are;
Alois (ch, SRF), Daði Freyr (is, RUV), David Walters (fr, Radio France), Lava La Rue (gb, BBC Music Introducing), Noémie Wolfs (be, Studio Brussel), Yotto (fi, Yle X)

Other confirmed acts;
ADF Samski (nl), Ad Infinitum (ch), Adwaith (gb), Afrodelic (lt), Arya Zappa (de), Ava Vegas (de), Bee Bee Sea (it), Benny Sings (nl), Bilal Wahib (nl), Blodet (se), Brìghde Chaimbaul (gb), Buzzard Buzzard Buzzard (no), David Numwami (be), Donna Blue (nl), Drens (de), Elias Mazian (nl), Etceteral (si), Fleshworld (pl), High Hi (be), International Music (de), Ivo Dimchev (bg), Los Aurora (es), Luka (nl), Ma Rouf (fi), May The Muse (de), Mei River (se), Meskerem Mees (be), Mordái (hu), Nava (it), Oska (at), Qlas & Blacka (nl), Rats on Rafts (nl), Samba De La Muerte (fr), Slift (fr), Slow Crush (be), Sor (nl), The Goa Express (gb), Timid Kooky (lt), Typhoon x Sven Hammond (nl), Uniforms (es) and Victoria Canal (es).

Previously, ESNS already confirmed 56 acts for a showcase. Check the full line-up here. The next weeks more artists will be announced. 

The digital edition gives ESNS the opportunity to offer emerging European talent a large stage at Eurosonic with the Music Moves Europe Talent Awards ceremony on Friday, while Dutch talent takes centre stage on Saturday; when Noorderslag presents the traditional barometer of Dutch pop music.

Follow our ESNS 2021 playlist to stay up to date.

FESTIVAL ACCESS AND CONFERENCE REGISTRATIONS

The showcase part of the festival will be completely free. It’s recommended to register for the platform via esns.nl/tickets to get updates on new announcements and updates on the streams.

The digital platform of the conference will include panel discussions, keynotes, sessions, speed meetings, network opportunities, access to the delegates database and lots of new European music. The conference, themed ‘the road to recovery, already announced a number of key speakers before. Registrations for the ESNS conference cost € 50, and are available via esns.nl/tickets.

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