Words: Eva O’Beirne
Branded: Material Reflection, an alternative music and events collective, will be appearing as a stage at the festival from June 4-5.
Ran by Dafe one-half of Tebi Rex and Dalien, the vision collective, acts included in Branded: Material Reflections include Becky McNiece, Liam Craig and DJ Stephen Yxng.
Speaking about the announcement lineup, Dafe said: “One of our main goals, when we partnered up with SoFFt productions to premiere the stage at the festival this year, was to make sure that it kept in line with the aesthetic of the event while also feeling wholly unique. I think we’ve accomplished that by pairing some of the most exciting hip-hop, pop and techno artists. in the country right now with a space that encourages self-reflection.”
“The best way to think of our area is equal parts music venue and art piece. Material Reflections is sure to leave a lasting impact on any attendees’ time at SoFFt Nights,” he continued.
SoFFT Nights guarantees two packed nights with the best Irish talent there is from Pastiche, Tolü Makay, Elaine Mai, Sinead White, and Maykay, Lisa O’Neill, Moxie, Kila, Séan Fitzgerald, and Daragh Lynch (Lankum).
Appearing across the weekend will be an exciting new wellness program with elements such as Astronomy Talks, Bat Walks, Shamanic journeying, Sound Baths, Active Imagination Workshops, Music For Young Children, and Site-Specific Theatre.
Tickets are 49 euro including booking fee. Under 12s can attend for free once accompanied by an adult.
Tickets can be purchased here.
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