In a hotly anticipated announcement, the New Orleans based Buku Music and Art Project released their phase 1 artist lineup. The Buku Project’s Instagram stated “thanksgiving came early this year. here’s a little taste of the #BUKU2018 lineup to hold you savages over…”
Phase 1 artist highlights include Buku veterans Bassnectar and Borgore, who will return to the port of New Orleans for their second time since 2015, as well as MGMT, Isaiah Rashad, and Flatbush Zombies who will all be making their first appearance at the mid-March festival.
The Buku Project is predominately stacked with heavy hitters from the Dance Music and Hip-Hop genres with past headliners including DeadMau5, Pretty Lights, Kid Kudi, A$AP Rocky and many more, one can only guess at what the next 2 phases of artists will bring to the Buku Project.
The Buku Project runs March 9-10 and tickets are on sale now as well as access to special tiers of VIP passes which grants access to open bars, rooftop seating, on-call massages and private after parties.