First names confirmed for AWAKE 2019: Netsky, JP Cooper, De Staat, Triggerfinger and AJ Tracey

AWAKE has announced the first line-up artists of its third edition. Netsky, JP Cooper, De Staat, Triggerfinger and AJ Tracey are coming to the most important boutique contemporary music and arts festival in Romania. AWAKE is extending to four days next year, taking place from August 4 to August 9, on the spectacular Teleki domain in Gornesti, Mures county, central Romania.

Netsky is one of the most popular DJs in the world, renowned for exploring the liquid drum & bass style, as well for his remixes and collaborations with famous artists such as Lost Frequencies, David Guetta or Emeli Sande. Netsky is arriving for the first time to AWAKE with hits like“Rio”, “Thunder” or “Memory Lane”.

JP Cooper is one of the most beloved contemporary soul artists, known for hits like „Perfect Strangers”, in collaboration with Jonas Blue, “She`s on my mind”. He launched his first album in 2017, “Raised Under Grey Skies“.

The rock ration is provided by De Staat, a band mixing alternative rock with the experimental and electronic rock. De Staat has performed the opening acts for Muse and attended top international festivals such as Glastonbury, Sziget or Lowlands.

AJ Tracey will also perform for the first time in Romania,  dubbed by The Guardian as beinbg part of the new artists wave. Combining rap and grime, AJ Tracey will launch the debut album on February 8, 2019.

Triggerfinger is a rock band seldom compared to Queens of the Stone Age or Led Zeppelin. They performed the opening act for the legendary Rolling Stones, while the acoustic cover of the famous pop song „I Follow Rivers” has enjoyed great international success.

Tickets for the festival are available online on, and, where they can be purchase for the SPEED BIRD price of RON 169, camping included.

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