Nile Rodgers Reveals His FOLD Line-up And Its Pretty Bloody Incredible - Noise11.com
Nile Rodgers, melbourne, noise11, music portrait, Ros O'Gorman photography

Nile Rodgers, Photo By Ros O'Gorman

Nile Rodgers Reveals His FOLD Line-up And Its Pretty Bloody Incredible

by Paul Cashmere on June 3, 2015

in Live,News

Nile Rodgers has revealed the line-up for his FOLD Festival in New Jersey in August and it is compelling.

FOLD (FreakOutLet’sDance) will feature Rodgers with Beck, Duran Duran, Janelle Monae, Pharrell Williams and Chaka Khan.

Rodgers named the line-up via his Facebook page today.

“I’ve got my own festival called FOLD (FreakOutLet’sDance) starring ‪#‎Beck‬‬ ‪#‎DuranDuran‬‬ ‪#‎JanelleMonae‬‬ ‪#‎Pharrell‬‬ ‪#‎ChakaKhan‬‬ & many more in Riverhead, NY Aug 4 & 5 – It’s going to be one of a kind amazing! I promise”.

The two-day festival will run from 3pm to 11pm each day but will also include a children’s festival timeslot from 9am to midday. The festival is expected to draw 10,000 people. A portion of proceeds will be donated to local charities.

Nile Rodgers recently completed work producing the next Duran Duran album. The first single ‘Pressure Off’ will be released in September.

Rodgers will also release his first Chic album since 1992 shortly. The released date for ‘It’s About Time’ is still to be announced.

——————————————————————————————————————————————

Never miss a story! Get your free Noise11.com daily music news email alert. Subscribe to the Noise11 Music Newsletter here

Listen to the Noise11 Music News channel now at iHeartRadio

Follow Noise11.com on Facebook and Twitter

Comments

comments

Related Posts

Neil Young and Stephen Stills, photo by Ros O'Gorman, noise11
Neil Young, Sheryl Crow, Patti Smith Light Up The Blues For Autism In LA

Neil Young, Stephen Stills, Burt Bacharach, Judy Collins, Sheryl Crow, Beck, Patti Smith, Heartbreakers’ Benmont Tench and Mike Campbell as well as Chris and Oliver Stills gathered in Los Angeles to play for Autism on Saturday night (21 April 2018).

April 23, 2018
Beck, Harvest Festival 2012: Photo Ros O'Gorman
Beck To Play Melbourne and Canberra Shows

Beck will perform in Melbourne and Canberra when he is in Australia in February for the Sydney City Limits festival.

December 11, 2017
Beck, Harvest Festival 2012: Photo Ros O'Gorman
That Time Beck Beat Beyoncé At The Grammy Awards

Beck is glad he has had the chance to chat with Beyonce after his surprise Best Album win at the 2015 Grammy Awards.

October 20, 2017
Beck, Harvest Festival 2012: Photo Ros O'Gorman
Beck and Spoon To Play iHeartRadio ALTer EGO Festival

iHeartMedia has announced the first-ever iHeartRadio ALTer EGO. The biggest names in Alternative Rock will come together at the historic, “Fabulous” Forum in Los Angeles on January 19, 2018 to celebrate everything Alternative Rock.

October 18, 2017
Robert Plant Carry Fire
New Music Releases For 13 October 2017

Major new titles coming this week from: Pink, 21 Savage, Dolly Parton, Scouting for Girls (GH), Robert Plant, Gucci Mane, Beck, St, Vincent and Marc E. Bassy.

October 14, 2017
Beck, Harvest Festival 2012: Photo Ros O'Gorman
Beck Plays Surprise London Show

Beck surprised his fans in London on Sunday morning by announcing a show that night at the new venue Omera.

October 10, 2017
Beck, Harvest Festival 2012: Photo Ros O'Gorman
Beck Scores Opening Gig Slot On U2 Tour

U2 have had some big opening acts for their Joshua Tree 30th Anniversary Tour including the Lumineers, OneRepublic and Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds.

June 11, 2017