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Night Of Surprise happening this October in Cologne

The one night festival brings together Rabih Beaini, Elysia Crampton, John Butcher, Thomas Lehn & Matthew Shipp, and more

The fourth edition of the all night festival Night Of Surprise will take place in Cologne´s jazz and experimental music venue Stadtgarten in October. The evening promises “a wild variety of experimental music”. Last year the event attracted more than 1000 people.

The line-up so far confirmed includes Dedekind Cut, Mustafa Said, Sidsel Endresen & Stian Westerhus, John Butcher with Thomas Lehn & Matthew Shipp, Sote, Philm, Rabih Beaini, Going, 7000 Eichen, Elysia Crampton, Weiße Wände and ER & WE, with more to be announced.

Night Of Surprise happens on 20 October at Cologne’s Stadtgarten, from 7pm. Entry is free. Watch a video of Night Of Surprise 2015.