RAQ, Marco Benevento Trio, OTT and Others Confirmed for the Big Up
RAQ, Marco Benevento Trio, Telepath and OTT are among the artists confirmed for the Big Up festival. The three-day event will take place at Ghent, NY’s Sunnyview Farm from June 17-19. Other acts confirmed to appear include: Emancipator, Vibesquad, Eskmo (Planet Mu, Warp, Ancestor), Sub Swara, Macpodz, Roots of Creation, the Breakfast, the Indobox, Buzz Universe, Higher Organix, Twiddle, Dirty Paris, Timbre Coup, Positive Mental Trip and the Jack, among others. The Big Up is RAQ’s second confirmed show since reuniting, and the group’s only Northeast festival appearance. In addition, the show will feature sustainable initiatives, workshops, an onsite farmer’s market, large-scale multimedia installations and workshops dedicated to hands-on sustainable skills and collaborative art. There will be no overlapping sets throughout the weekend.