Alternative Popmusic, Hip Hop, World Music (New Music First)
Bear's Den, Vince Staples, Jagwar Ma, twenty one pilots, Børns, Jacco Gardner, Parquet Courts, Thee Oh Sees, The Vaccines, The XX, The Gossip, Tamikrest, Modest Mouse, Death From Above 1979, The Black Keys, Omar Souleyman, Skip & Die
Metropolis Festival brings new music first. Over 40 (inter)national promising live-acts perform on several stages in the park during this free entrance festival. Bands like The Smashing Pumpkins and The Strokes started their live career in Europe at the Metropolis Festival.