UO MUSIC: RISE FESTIVALDecember 21, 2016
Image Credits: Caro Ramirez
Set in the snowy Alps, Rise Festival is the ultimate music fest for the winter months. We teamed up with them for their third year of skiing, partying and music. From the chill Pano Bar located a ski lift away from the village to the main stage popping up in the town center to various bars and clubs across the site, it’s a full week of non-stop music from the likes of Monki, Artwork, Bondax and Jackmaster.
Snow capped mountains and picturesque fairy lights pretty much sums up the idyllic ski village at Les Deux Alpes. Come nighttime, it’s all glowing pub windows and neon stage lights. Set across various venues around the site, the festival line-up was a mix of garage, grime, house and dance including headliners, Seth Troxler and Kano.
The Main Stage popped up in the town square, flooded with skiers and festival-goers night after night. We headed down on the opening night to catch My Nu Leng and Kano. Here’s what happened…