The first edition of Soundcheck 021 Festival starts May 30th, at 19.00, at Arenele Romane in Bucharest. The festival lines up Romanian hip-hop bands Subcarpati and AFO and singer Argatu. A new project – Fantome (Ghosts) – will be launched during the event.

Soundcheck Fest has the 021 number in its name to reference the phone prefix of Bucharest, the city to host its pilot edition. The festival is the first to keep its doors open during sound checks.

Tickets, priced RON 55, are available on

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