Junction 2 Festival
Where: Boston Manor Park, London
When: Friday 7th – Saturday 8th June
Who: Bicep, Maceo Plex, Richie Hawtin, Daphni, DJ Koze
Debuting back in 2016 through a collaboration between LWE and Adam Beyer’s Drumcode imprint, Junction 2 began life as a one-day electronic festival, offering the finest DJs and selectors from the worlds of house and techno. Carl Cox, Dixon, and Andrew Weatherall are among the event’s decorated alumni, with this year’s line-up unarguably the biggest so far.
Expanding to two days of electronica for its fourth instalment, in its short history Junction 2 has become famous for its high production values and powerful soundsystems. The event’s secondary pull is down to its design, style and execution, with utilises its unique setting and surroundings, with natural beauty set against an industrious backdrop.
With the its expansion for 2019, Junction 2 grows to five stages, with stage partners including fabric, Phonica Records, FACT and Relentless to name a few. Bicep, Daphni, Gilles Peterson head up the main stage on Friday, with Dixon, DJ Koze, Hunee, and Ben UFO among the other highlights.
Maceo Plex and Tale of Us lead the line-up on Saturday, with Adam Beyer, Richie Hawtin and Amelie Lens in support.