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ESNS announces the first round of acts.

Eurosonic Noorderslag has announced the first artists for 2018. The first round of acts are selected in partnership with national broadcasters from each participating country.

As usual, ESNS takes place in Groningen in The Netherlands, with this year’s even taking place from 17-20 January 2018.

This year’s focus country has also been announced, with Denmark taking centre stage.

The first round of artists is as follows:

Alice Merton (de) – ARD
Ana Curcin (rs) – RTS/Radio Belgrade One
Drops & Points by Pascal Schumacher feat. Maxime Delpierre (lu) – LUERSL/100.7
Giorgio Poi (it) – RAI/Radio 2
Housewives (gb) – BBC Music
Isac Elliot (fi) – YleX
Janice (se) – SR/P3
Jardier (si) – RTV/Val 202
KONOBA & R.O (be) – RTBF/ Pure FM
KYTES (de) – ARD
L.A. (es) – Los 40 Principales
Makree (lv) – Latvijas Radio 5
Max Fall (md) – MDA/Radio Moldova Muzical
meisterjaan (ee) – ERR/Raadio 2
Mörk (hu) – MTVA/Pet?fi Radio
Naaz (nl) – NPO/3FM
NIHILS (at) – ORF/FM4
Peter Kernel (ch) – RSI/Rete Tre
Phlake (dk) – DR/P3
Saint Electrics (bg) – BNR
SANDOR (ch) – RTS/Couleur 3
SEVEN (ch) – SRF3
Sigrid (no) – NRK/P3
Sonar (pl) – Polski Radio
Soulé (ie) – RTE/2FM
Tamino (be) – VRT/Studio Brussel
The Magnettes (se) – SR/P3
Theo Lawrence & The Hearts (fr) – Radio France
TT Syndicate (pt) – RTP/Antena 3
Úlfur Úlfur (is) – RUV/RAS2
YONAKA (gb) – BBC Music

More acts are to be announced the coming months.