61 thousand votes cast in our competition are proof of how heated the rivalry actually was. From the very beggining, there were two clear frontrunners, who left the rest of the pack way behind. Who bagged themselves a headliner spot at the Main Stage this year?
They played for the ultimate prize - a chance to perform for the Best Audience in the World at the Most Beautiful Festival in the World. The rising bands performed for the club audiences in different towns in Poland to show how ready they actually are to play at Pol'and'Rock Festival 2019. Who impressed the judges and has reached the very top?
Exceptional stage and film actor and the director is celebrating the 50th anniversary of his artistic career. Wojciech Pszoniak will meet with the festival audience at the meeting held at the Academy of the Finest of Arts.
Blood donation drives became a staple at our festival. Each year, we are able to contribute blood to blood banks in the region, and you prove that even when you are having a good time, you care for others and want to help.
A meeting between a journalist and a judge will focus on the influence of free journalism on the judicial system and on the importance of well-written reportage in creating a truthful picture of society. Igor Tuleya and Justyna Kopińska will
Their music sounds like the sun on your skin feels. An energising and uplifting mixture of Spanish folk music and heavy synths inspired by the underground electro scene of London clubs and lofts is what makes Crystal Fighters truly unique. They will take the Main Stage this year.
Maciej Maleńczuk is a Polish vocalist, guitarist, poet. Maleńczuk used to be the lead vocalist of two bands: Pudelsi and Homo Twist. He is a prolific songwriter and a TV personality, thanks to his stint as on the judging panel of Polish Idol season 3.
Every Polish child is familiar with Majka Jeżowska, and with her songs. Jeżowska’s warm voice and energetic stage presence have helped her establish herself as the leading performer of children’s songs.
From mid-nineties till the early noughties the name of this charismatic vocalist became synonymous with youth rebellion, grunge attitude and unique female voice in heavy metal music. Agnieszka Chylińska, although best known for her work as a leading singer for O.N.A. band, has established herself as a successful solo artist and a popular, if controversial, TV personality.
As citizens of the European Community, we will vote in elections for the European Parliament. Together with 100 different European festivals and organizations, we would like to encourage you to take part in the May 26th elections.
Feature stories are a very popular genre in Polish journalism. We decided to discuss journalism, writing, honesty, and search for true insight with two leading Polish feature writers and journalists - Mariusz Szczygieł and Filip Springer will discuss their work and answer your questions at their panel at the Academy of the Finest of Arts.