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10 Years of Being Silly | Clockenflap 2017 Perfect 10

2017 is a certainly joyous occasion for local music and arts festival Clockenflap, as it marks the 10th year anniversary for this giant of an event, celebrating the lively music scene in Hong Kong. Every year, Clockenflap searched high and low for both International and local artists to satisfy their fans’ high standards.

The three day event has been named as Hong Kong’s biggest live music event, since its debut in Cyberport, to the spacious and exclusive West Kowloon Park, and more recently the hybrid an oasis within the city Central Harbourfront, not only has it seen many surprising musical guests such as ASAP Rocky, The 1975, and even Earth Wind and Fire in it’s time.

This year, they have pulled out all the stops and stepped up their game. Displayed numerous unique art installations and attractions, and of course the explosive lineup that saw 60,000 participants walking through the gate!


The Balloon Chain Installation

Created by artist Robert Bose which was featured at both Burning Man and Coachella.

The Mouth Watering Food Stalls

Always one to be forgotten are the food stalls in festivals, Clockenflap is known to bring local venders into the festival space to celebrate the city’s independent vendors.

Higher Brothers Showcasing China’s Hip Hop Talent

Chengdu rappers brought the house down with their unique rapping set.

WEDNESDAY CAMPANELLA’s unconventional performance

Photograph credits to Chris Lusher

Nothing screams out of the box when WEDNESDAY CAMPANELLA actually got into one (transparent orb) to crowd-surf mid performance!

The Prodigy does not disappoint fans

Photograph credits to Chris Lusher

Day 2 headliner The Prodigy closed the night with a spectacular show.

Fan Hung A’s reunion

Photograph credits to Somerley Ha
Photograph credits to Somerley Ha

Fans were extra excited to see the band reunite once again after 13 years of radio silence.

SHIGEKI MATSUYAMA’s ‘dazzle camouflage’

      

A moving optical illusion surprises fans walking around the festival site.

ChoChukMo wowing the crowds with their Indie sounds

Photograph credits to Chris Lusher

Indie Kings ChoChukMo demonstrated their 200% energetic performance!

Post-rockers ANWIYCTI

ANWIYCTI proved that independent rock sounds are here to stay in the Hong Kong music scene.

Psychedelic Rockers Temples First Time in Hong Kong

Hong Kong fans were surely looking forward to seeing UK’s forefront neo-psychedelic band for the first time live at Clockenflap 

Massive Attack Hong Kong debut

First time performing in Hong Kong, this band was what everyone was waiting for!

Tickets are already available for Clockenflap 2018! For more information please visit www.clockenflap.com

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