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Rock for People

Rock for People
New festival logo since 2011
Genre Rock, alternative rock, pop rock, electronic, hip hop, reggae, ska
Dates First half of July; 4 days
Location(s)

Czech republic

Years active 1995–present
Founded by Michal Thomes & Petr Fořt
Website
Official website

Rock for People (RfP) is one of the most popular open-air summer music festivals in the Czech Republic. The festival began in 1995 in the town Český Brod. In 2007 it was moved to the unused airport of Hradec Králové and since that time has welcomed many Czech, Slovak and international artists.

The festival features rock, indie, punk, hardcore punk, metalcore, electronic, ska, metal, pop, hip hop, world music, drum and bass, dubstep, reggae, but also theater, cycling, discussions, workshops, geocaching, team building activities, games and many more.

Notable acts that have performed at previous editions include The Prodigy, Muse, Thirty Seconds to Mars, Arctic Monkeys, My Chemical Romance, Pendulum, Morcheeba, Bullet for My Valentine, Kaiser Chiefs, The Offspring, Skunk Anansie, Parkway Drive, The Killers, Beatsteaks, Placebo, Ska-P, Manu Chao, Billy Talent, Basement Jaxx, Sum 41, Bloc Party, Static-X, The Hives, The Bloodhound Gang, Paramore, Enter Shikari.

Contents

  • Line Up History 1
    • Český Brod 1.1
      • 1995 1.1.1
      • 1996 1.1.2
      • 1997 1.1.3
      • 1998 1.1.4
      • 1999 1.1.5
      • 2000 1.1.6
      • 2001 1.1.7
      • 2002 1.1.8
      • 2003 1.1.9
      • 2004 1.1.10
      • 2005 1.1.11
      • 2006 1.1.12
    • Hradec Králové 1.2
      • 2007 1.2.1
      • 2008 1.2.2
      • 2009 1.2.3
      • 2010 1.2.4
      • 2011 1.2.5
      • 2012 1.2.6
      • 2013 1.2.7
      • 2014 1.2.8
      • 2015 1.2.9
  • External links and references 2

Line Up History

Český Brod

1995

  • 19. august (1100 visitors, 18 bands)

1996

  • 29. June (1600 visitors, 17 bands)

1997

  • 4. - 5. July (2300 visitors, 44 bands)

1998

  • 4. - 6. July (3800 visitors, 104 bands)

1999

2000

2001

2002

2003

2004

2005

2006

Hradec Králové

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

External links and references

  • Official website in English
  • Official Facebook in English
  • Official last.fm event
  • Official YouTube site
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