VK

Thursday
13 February
19:30
Sold out

American actor, writer, comedian and hip hop recording artist

hip hop
Friday
21 February
19:30
External organisation

In 2014 the collective Los Ninos exists 10 years. They want to celebrate this with a serie of concerts such as the one of Teengirl Fantasy

Electronica
experimental
techno
Friday
28 February
19:30
Sold out

At the forefront of a new wave of rising talent amongst west coast producers, and one of the founders of the WEDIDIT collective

Electronica
hip hop
trap
Saturday
8 March
19:30

Noise pop band from San Francisco

experimental
Indie
punk
rock
Tuesday
11 March
19:30

Two legendary Jamaican artists on stage backed by the Dub Akom Band

dancehall
ragga
reggae
Friday
21 March
19:30
Edited

oldschool rap flows

hip hop
Sunday
13 April
19:30

With his unique voice, strong lyrics and an accompanying musical sound, Chronixx is set to conquer the world

ragga
reggae
Thursday
17 April
19:30
dance
Electronica
house
trap
Sunday
20 April
20:30

Mungo's Hi Fi, Solo Banton, Gentleman's Dub Club (sound system), Radikal Guru

dancehall
dub
reggae
Wednesday
7 May
19:30
alternative
Electronica
IDM
Friday
16 May
19:30
External organisation

alternative rockband: frenetic energy, dynamism and sensitivity, intuition and professionalism

alternative
rock
Saturday
17 May
19:30
External organisation
Canceled
Fixpen Singe = Fixpen Sill, Lomepal, Caballero, Meyso
français
hip hop
Thursday
22 May
19:30
Electronica
funk
soul
Thursday
29 May
19:30

Playing almost any kind of musical genre: indie, pop, psych rock, lo-fi, stoner, avantgarde, classic hard rock, acoustic, fusion, jazz rock...

experimental
Indie
psychedelica
rock
Sunday
8 June
19:30

Pretty intense sound for people who are venturers of music 

experimental
post-punk
punk
rock
Saturday
21 June
23:00
beats
Electronica
Thursday
25 September
19:30

Instrumental psych dirty beats

Electronica
hip hop
psychedelica
Friday
26 September
19:30

Hyperactive electropunk

Electronica
punk
rock
Friday
3 October
19:30
External organisation

Niccolo’ Fabi, Max Gazzè and Daniele Silvestri

Indie
Pop
rock
Saturday
4 October
19:30
External organisation
secrètes sessions

The idea is simple: a couple of musicians, from different groups and backgrounds, will come together at VK to make and record an album. 

acoustic
folk
français
jazz
Pop
rock
soul
Friday
10 October
19:30
External organisation

Italian hip hop

hip hop
reggae
rock
Wednesday
15 October
19:30

Alternative hip hop band on Rhymesayers

hip hop
Indie
Thursday
16 October
19:30

Hyperactive mix of dubstep, hiphop, grime and trap

Electronica
IDM
trap
Friday
31 October
20:00

R&S records label night

beats
Electronica
IDM
Saturday
1 November
18:00

Belgian Beatbox Championship 2014

beatbox
hip hop
Saturday
8 November
19:30
External organisation

Hungarian punk rock! 

punk
rock
Monday
10 November
20:00
dub
reggae
Tuesday
11 November
19:30

Sizzla stays one of the biggest names from the reggae and dance hall scene. 

dancehall
ragga
reggae
Wednesday
12 November
19:30
new wave
post-punk
rock
Saturday
15 November
19:30

Indie pop from Brooklyn

Indie
Pop
Thursday
20 November
19:30

Hiphop after all! 

beats
hip hop
Sunday
23 November
19:30
alternative
Indie
rock
Saturday
29 November
19:30
External organisation

Italian singer-songwriter 

folk
Pop
rock
Friday
5 December
19:30
Canceled

AB, Clubcircuit & VK present Obliterations

hardcore
punk
Saturday
6 December
19:30
Canceled
hip hop
Thursday
18 December
19:30

Screening of our documentary followed by a live gig of The Experimental Tropic Blues Band

blues
Thursday
12 February
19:30

2 legendary reggae artists united on stage

reggae
Thursday
19 February
19:30

Noisy rock from Baltimore, Maryland.

rock
Tuesday
3 March
19:30

trash rave freaks from Russia

rave
trash
electro
Saturday
7 March
19:30
External organisation
rock
Pop
Indie
Friday
13 March
19:30

psychedelic stoner rock band from Washington

rock
psychedelica
stoner
Saturday
21 March
19:30
Sold out
hip hop
Thursday
26 March
19:00
External organisation

Emergenza festival

Friday
27 March
19:00
External organisation

Emergenza festival

Wednesday
1 April
19:30

A passionate blend of roots and new roots reggae

reggae
Thursday
2 April
19:30

Indie electro-pop with a little soul touch

soul
Electronica
Indie
Wednesday
15 April
19:00
External organisation

Hungarian alternative rock.

rock
alternative
Friday
17 April
19:30
Sold out

Italian alternative rock band

rock
alternative
Saturday
18 April
20:00
Canceled

Spanish punk rock band.

rock
Wednesday
22 April
19:30

eclectic electronic music producer

Electronica
Friday
24 April
19:30

Reggae/Dub singer from Glasgow.

reggae
dub
beats
hip hop
Thursday
30 April
19:30
Free

Come discover your local heroes!

instrumental
electro
Indie
Saturday
2 May
19:30

Full Connected Live Show + Collected Box Set Release Tour

dance
Sunday
3 May
19:30

BOYL B-day party

alternative
Electronica
hip hop
Wednesday
6 May
19:30

post-rock phenomenon from Belfast 

instrumental
post-rock
Saturday
9 May
19:30
External organisation

Dancehall reggae sound system

 

reggae
dancehall
Sunday
17 May
19:30
External organisation

Florida based rapper

trap
hip hop
Friday
22 May
19:30

AB and Clubcircuit present...Earthless

instrumental
rock
psychedelica
Sunday
24 May
19:30

Beatmaker from LA

beats
Electronica
hip hop
Sunday
14 June
19:30

crazy electronic guru

Electronica
experimental
Saturday
19 September
19:30

Mix of reggae, ska and dub with touches of grime and hip-hop

ska
reggae
dub
Sunday
20 September
19:30

Raw garage and aberrant noisy-pop

Pop
garage rock
Wednesday
23 September
19:30
hip hop
Wednesday
30 September
19:30
Sold out

hip hop star from Pittsburgh, US

hip hop
Thursday
8 October
19:30
External organisation

Musical exchange festival

rock
Pop
experimental
Friday
9 October
19:30
Sold out

Thrilling new electronica duo!

Electronica
Wednesday
14 October
19:30
External organisation

Hungarian indie-electronic outfit

Electronica
Indie
Saturday
17 October
19:30
External organisation

Spanish indie pop-rock 

noise
rock
Wednesday
21 October
15:30

Pipolass celebrate their 10th anniversary

trip hop
bass
Electronica
hip hop
Thursday
22 October
19:30
Canceled

pan-tropical future bass 

psychedelica
world
electro
hip hop
Friday
23 October
19:30

fresh hip hop talent from the US

hip hop
Saturday
24 October
20:00

Dub band from Lyon, France

dub
Electronica
Wednesday
28 October
19:30

electronic hip hop from LA

Electronica
hip hop
IDM
Saturday
31 October
19:30

A pair of stellar Touareg bands

rock
world
Sunday
1 November
19:30

abstract hip hop trio

hip hop
Wednesday
4 November
19:30
External organisation
reggae
dub
folk
Thursday
5 November
19:30
Sold out

Australian neo-soul

psychedelica
soul
Electronica
Friday
6 November
19:30

One of the best live roots-reggae bands

reggae
Saturday
7 November
19:30

experimental jazz/electronica from Norway

jazz
Electronica
experimental
Thursday
12 November
19:30

Adventurous electronic music producer

Electronica
hip hop
Friday
13 November
19:30

southern rock/metal

punk
psychedelica
metal
Saturday
14 November
19:30
Canceled

indie rock double bill

rock
post-punk
Friday
20 November
20:00
beats
Electronica
hip hop
Friday
27 November
19:30
Canceled

Talented Italian singer

rock
Pop
Saturday
12 December
19:30

Two Reggae legends backed by The Homegrown band

reggae
Saturday
19 December
19:30

LaValléé celebrates its artists!

Electronica
Friday
29 January
19:30

Energetic mix of chaäbi, raï, gnawa, rock, ska en reggae

gnawa
raï
world
Friday
12 February
19:30

Young American hip hop talent

hip hop
Thursday
25 February
19:30
Sold out

Triphop/ ambient producer from Portland, Oregon

Electronica
trip hop
Saturday
27 February
19:30
External organisation

LUNGA ATTESA TOUR 2016

alternative
Indie
Thursday
10 March
19:30

True Jamaican roots reggae

reggae
Friday
11 March
19:30

Post-rock greats from the UK

instrumental
post-rock
Wednesday
16 March
19:30
Sold out

Futuristic soul from Los Angeles

Electronica
funk
soul
Friday
18 March
19:30

Turkish folk music with modern sounds. 

folk
rock
Saturday
2 April
19:30
Canceled
reggae
Monday
4 April
19:30
External organisation

West-coast Hip Hop legends

hip hop
Wednesday
6 April
19:30

Post-punk band from NYC

Indie
noise
punk
Thursday
7 April
19:30

For fans of Ty Segall & Mikal Cronin.

garage rock
rock
Thursday
14 April
19:30
Sold out

Maker of funky beats

funk
hip hop
soul
Friday
15 April
19:30

Dirty Hip Hop from the Netherlands

hip hop
Thursday
21 April
19:30

Sad Boys Music

hip hop
Wednesday
27 April
19:30
Dark weird hip hop

Catch him here before he gets too big! 

hip hop
Saturday
30 April
19:30

Doom metal trio from Sweden

doom
metal
Sunday
1 May
19:30
Canceled

Rapper from Maryland, US

hip hop
Monday
9 May
19:30
new line up
Grime
hip hop
Urban
Friday
13 May
19:30
External organisation

Italian bassist-songwriter

Indie
Pop
Wednesday
25 May
19:00
External organisation

Hungarian alternative rock

alternative
rock
Thursday
26 May
19:30
drum'n bass
gnawa
instrumental
ragga
reggae
Tuesday
31 May
19:30

Doommetal like you've never heard before

doom
instrumental
metal
Thursday
2 June
19:30
BlackLips

One of the craziest live-shows you'll ever see! 

garage rock
psychedelica
rock
Saturday
4 June
19:30
External organisation

French hip-hop  

hip hop
Thursday
9 June
19:30
External organisation

Witness their first European tour!

hip hop
rock
ska
Thursday
16 June
19:30
External organisation

Hip hop greats!

hip hop
Friday
17 June
19:30

Fusion of math rock & electronica

Electronica
instrumental
post noise rock
Saturday
10 September
19:00
External organisation
metal
Wednesday
21 September
19:30

Brightly colored, hyper, and upbeat hip hop from the US

hip hop
Friday
23 September
19:30

L.A. blues rock duo. 

garage rock
rock
Saturday
24 September
19:30

Avant garde metal double bill.

experimental
industrial
metal
Thursday
6 October
19:30

Festival FrancoFaune presents: Les Secrètes Sessions. It’s musicians from different musical backgrounds coming together for three days creating tunes in a time span of two hours. 6 October they will present the fruits of their collaboration. Sometimes brilliant, sometimes remarkable, sometimes unexpected, but never boring.

 

acoustic
alternative
beats
electro
experimental
gnawa
hip hop
metal
Pop
Wednesday
12 October
19:30
alternative
Thursday
13 October
19:30

Roméo Elvis invites fellow artists on stage for the FrancoFaune festival.

hip hop
Sunday
30 October
19:30

First Belgian date of this American hip hop producer 

Electronica
hip hop
Wednesday
2 November
19:30

Fresh and creative East Coast hip hop from Brooklyn's finest. 

hip hop
Saturday
5 November
19:30

Legendary American r&b and neo soul musician

funk
soul
Friday
11 November
19:30

For fans of Ty Segall, Thee Oh Sees or Meatbodies

alternative
psychedelica
rock
Saturday
12 November
19:00
External organisation
folk
rock
Sunday
13 November
19:30
Sold out
Indie
rock
Friday
18 November
19:30
Sold out

Great post-rock!

instrumental
rock
shoegaze
Saturday
19 November
19:30
Sold out
electro
hip hop
Sunday
20 November
19:30
Digable Planets reunion tour

Legendary jazzy hip hop group from Brooklyn, NY

hip hop
Wednesday
23 November
19:30

Steak Number Eight invites friends.

post-rock
Thursday
24 November
19:30

80's retro synthwave with metal and electro. 

electro
rock
Friday
25 November
19:30
hip hop
Friday
2 December
19:30
instrumental
punk
rock
Saturday
3 December
20:30
Electronica
hip hop
Wednesday
7 December
19:30

Heavy metal band from Norway

metal
rock
Thursday
8 December
19:30
External organisation

Dynamic and creative east coast hip hop.

hip hop
Saturday
10 December
19:30
Sold out

Young, gifted and a true performer:  this is the guy to watch out for. 

hip hop
trap
Friday
16 December
19:30

Belgische avond gecureerd door Mugwump

disco
electro
Indie
post-punk
Saturday
17 December
19:30

N3rdistan + Gan Gah afterparty: c’est une soirée de fusion des ritmes, chants, sons Maghrébiens et la musique électronique moderne. 

Electronica
experimental
gnawa
world
Friday
20 January
16:00
Free

De Vaartkapoen/VKconcerts welcome the New Year with afrobeat/jazz/fusion artist Daniel Dzidzonu.

Electronica
funk
gnawa
hip hop
jazz
world
Thursday
2 February
19:30

A rather unlikely musical encounter between an international icon of Roma culture, Mónika « Mitsou » Miczura and the oriental folk/pop musician Jawhar. 

electro-chaâbi
Friday
3 February
19:30

Bob Maghrib: transcending legendary Bob Marley songs in a gnawa way.

gnawa
reggae
Thursday
9 February
19:30

Bring your best dance moves for one of dancehall/reggae's most prolific artists. 

 
Dancehall
reggae
Saturday
18 February
19:30

Lebanese hip hop meets visual artist. 

electro
electro-chaâbi
folk
Pop
Saturday
25 February
19:30
External organisation

Après la mixtape sortie fin 2016, venez assister aux performances live de vrais artistes de la Capitale. Au programme: Jones Cruipy, Jumo Barjo, 9Zero, Midoe, SHIMA, Hood Gang, 20thSquare, Darkos...  Ambiance 100% Hip Hop garantie

hip hop
trap
Thursday
2 March
19:30
Sold out

french dub star is back with his own live band

dub
Electronica
Friday
3 March
19:30
Sold out

Female fronted jazzy hip hop.

hip hop
jazz
Saturday
4 March
19:00
External organisation

One of Italy's most famous punk bands.

punk
rock
Friday
17 March
19:30
External organisation

Essential and sophisticated Italian pop. 

Pop
Saturday
18 March
19:30

Eclectic beats double bill. 

hip hop
trip hop
Tuesday
21 March
16:00
Free
hip hop
rap
Wednesday
29 March
19:30
Canceled

From the sandy planes of Northern Africa to the sunny shores of Baja California in one big, mesmerizing swoop. 

folk
psychedelica
Friday
31 March
21:00

Rubadub! Party with the best dub from France. 

dub
Saturday
1 April
19:30
External organisation
Canceled
hip hop
Wednesday
5 April
19:30
External organisation

italian upcoming hip hop talent

hip hop
Thursday
6 April
19:30

Get ready for two of Jamaica's most prolific reggae artists. 

reggae
Friday
14 April
19:30

21-year-old rapper from Brighton taking over the world by storm. 

hip hop
Wednesday
19 April
19:30

Awesome earbending post-hardcore rock n roll. 

alternative
rock
Thursday
20 April
19:30
External organisation

Energetic and dynamic rock band from Italy.

alternative
experimental
rock
Friday
21 April
19:30
External organisation
beats
rap
Thursday
27 April
19:30
alternative
psychedelica
rock
Friday
28 April
19:30
Free

Brussels Meets Its Young: up and coming hip hop heroes and gnawa gods.

funk
gnawa
hip hop
reggae
Urban
world
Saturday
29 April
19:00
External organisation

Very first Polish Rap festival in Brussels

hip hop
rap
Sunday
30 April
21:00

Exclusive Belgian club show with Pupajim, Mac Gyver and Rootystep with Stand High Patrol

dub
electro
hip hop
Friday
5 May
19:30

A triple billed package of three of Japan's leading live producers. 

Electronica
Saturday
6 May
19:30

GLÜ invites friends for a gig filled with Belgian beats

Electronica
soul
trip hop
Friday
12 May
19:30

Frontal inviteert het beste wat de Belgische hip hop te bieden heeft

hip hop
rap
Thursday
1 June
19:30

Spaced out motorik spacerock

psychedelica
rock
Thursday
8 June
19:30
Canceled

Nothing less than a rap game shaman

hip hop
rap
Friday
9 June
22:30
gnawa
world
Friday
16 June
21:00

Hip hop champion Evidence brings a memorable solo performance

hip hop
rap
Thursday
29 June
19:30

Vk concerts and Mukambo join forces to bring Afrobeat, Ethiojazz, Afro-Latin, Afro-Brazilian and other groove-based music from Africa and the diaspora to Brussels.  Each session features a live band, followed by an after-party with DJ Mukambo (Groovalicious).

world
Saturday
9 September
19:30
External organisation

Fresh talent straight outta Laeken: XBO Records

hip hop
Saturday
23 September
19:30
External organisation

Polish hip hop hero

hip hop
Thursday
5 October
19:30

The first date of the FrancoFaune Festival is dedicated to musical exchange and experiments. 

 

acoustic
alternative
beats
rock
Urban
Saturday
7 October
19:30
experimental
Monday
9 October
19:30

All hail the king of Hip Hop.  

hip hop
Thursday
12 October
19:30

L'Or du Commun invites Roméo Elvis, ISHA, Darrell Cole, Nixon, Lous and the yakuza and many more for an unforgettable night at VK!

hip hop
rap
Saturday
14 October
19:30

A Felabration with London Afrobeat Collective

world
Thursday
19 October
19:30

American hip hop heavyweights are back in town!

hip hop
rap
Friday
20 October
19:30
External organisation

Samuel brings his "Il codice della bellezza" tour to Belgium.

Electronica
Pop
Friday
27 October
19:30

This is happening: VK concerts meets BOZAR in a series of artist interventions by CHPT 01 - Chapter one. 

hip hop
rap
Saturday
28 October
19:30

A surprisingly rich world of diversity and improvisation.

Electronica
experimental
world
Tuesday
31 October
19:30

Grammy-nominated new roots reggae heroes

reggae
Wednesday
1 November
19:30

Atlanta's best kept secret. 

Indie
rock
Thursday
2 November
19:30
External organisation

Phantasmagorical singer-songwriter, poet, writer, illusionist, showman, and band-builder: Vinicio Capossela is the true renaissance man.

folk
Friday
3 November
19:30
Canceled

Afro-Caribbean project of trumpetist Etienne Sevet: he grooves, you dance!

hip hop
house
world
Saturday
4 November
19:30
Canceled

Jamaican r'n'b meets ska and has a party! 

R’n’B
ska
Sunday
5 November
19:30
External organisation

Stop That Train!  Rocksteady legends Keith and Tex are coming to Brussels. 

reggae
ska
Tuesday
7 November
19:30
External organisation

Italian Reggae ambassadors are back with their 10th album!

dancehall
ragga
reggae
Thursday
9 November
19:30

Please welcome the first lady of arabic hip hop.

hip hop
rap
Friday
10 November
19:30

Hottest rap phenomenon of France!

hip hop
Friday
17 November
19:30

Young talent of the Six o' clock gang going to show us why we best keep a close eye on them!

hip hop
rap
Saturday
18 November
19:30

Fresh blend of UK Afrobeats, grime, hip hop en dancehall.

hip hop
Friday
24 November
19:30

Hailing from Gary, Indiana is Gangsta Gibbs.

hip hop
rap
Friday
1 December
19:30

Ernest Greene is rising beyond chillwave. Expect an audiovisual feast. 

Chillwave
Electronica
Indie
Saturday
2 December
19:30

Razor sharp and mighty brutal. 

metal
Saturday
16 December
19:30

A powerful and beautiful trip to the land of Fire and Ice. 

metal
post-rock
Thursday
1 February
19:30

The Spanish band Amparanoia is back with a banger!

reggae
soul
world
Friday
2 February
20:00
External organisation

Powerful acoustic set up from la Cantantessa promising to sound like the sound of mermaids.

folk
Pop
Thursday
22 February
19:30

Anti-mumble rap from the Beast Coast.

hip hop