This Is (Not) Music!

From 25th April to 9th June, the 40,000 m2 of the Friche de la Belle de Mai will be the venue for an event that brings together musicians and artists from all over the world and entitled “This Is (Not) Music”

Organized in conjunction with the Cabaret Aléatoire association, the festival will bring together musicians, artists, street performers, extreme sportsmen and sportswomen and feature exhibitions, more than 30 concerts, film and documentary projections and debates all around the Friche de la Belle de Mai site.

Among those taking part will be a number of British, American and otherwise anglophone artists, including veteran punk rockers The Undertones. Some of the others taking part are listed below.

Don’t forget, Marseille and MP2013 information can also be found on Chris and Theresa Kimble’s site


Vito Acconci  USA

Kevin Ancell  USA

David Bowen  USA

Thomas Campbell  Scotland

Larry Clark  USA

Russell Crotty  USA

John Divola  USA

Mike Giant  USA

Shaun Gladwell  Australia

Alexander Klein

Harmony Korine  USA

Andrew Lewicki USA

Robert Longo USA

Patrick McCarthy Ireland

Ryan McGinley  USA

Jay Nelson  USA

Jim Phillips  USA

Nathaniel Russell  USA