FCKNYE: tell me your music style and I’ll tell you the perfect place to be on New Year’s Eve

The Belgian New Year’s Eve alternative music festival is back with its 8th edition, with DJsets and musical performances by local and international artists.


Located in Brussels, the Palais 12, with its 12 000 m² of space, is ready to host the ‘FCKNYE Festival’ next 31st of December.

All night long, more than 40 artists will animate 5 different stages. Hip Hop, Dub, Reggae, Techno, Drum’n’Bass, Hardcore: there is a little something for everybody!

This year, the Belgian scene will be represented by the Techno DJ and producer Amelie Lens, Bruxelles Arrive (Roméo ElvisCaballero & Jeanjass), the musician and producer HaringImadeus (who defines his work as “a mix between Techno/Trap/Future bass/Drum&bass & Classic”), the young and successful producer R.OMad Codiouf (MC, Selector and Dubmaker for ReggaeBus Sound System, which will be present too) together with Kiangana (reggae singer and producer), the rapper Nixon (his first album was released last 8th of December) the emerging talent Todiefor  (DJ and producer) and, last but not least, the  DJ Junior Goodfellaz (also known for his collaborations with Roméo Elvis and L’Or du Commun).

The international scene will consist of artists from France, the UK, the Netherlands, Italy… but we warmly recommend to discover the whole line up here.

The festival will welcome thousands of visitors from all over Europe, which will celebrate together the transition into the new year. Watchwords: good music and fun until dawn! In fact, the special venue (one of the biggest event rooms in Belgium), will open its doors from 7 pm to 6am.

For more information visit the website of the event.