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by Christophe Pauly
– Photographer –

July 26-29, 2012 at Suikerrock Festival, in Tienen, Belgium

ZZ TopSuikerrock is a rock/popfestival in the city of Tienen, in the centre of Belgium. Tienen is best known for it’s sugar refinery, hence the name of the festival (suiker = sugar). The festival has been going strong for 25 years. The main stage is located on the beautiful market square, the Grote Markt. There is an additional stage (Maniacs-stage) with new upcoming bands on a nearby market place (Veemarkt), and in the streets between the two stages there’s a lot of animation. Only for the main stage tickets are required, the other parts of the festival are free. This years festival ran from July 26th through the 29th.

2012 Suikerrock Festival Lineup:

THURSDAY 26TH JULY (Mainstage)
ZZ Top, Triggerfinger, The Union, Philip Sayce

FRIDAY 27th JULY(Mainstage)
Channel Zero, Status Quo, Alice Cooper, (Dj Studio Brussels, The Reckoning), Sweet Savage

SATURDAY 26TH JULY (Mainstage)
Luc Van Acker, Arsenal, LMFAO, Mika, School is Cool, ‘t Hof van Commerce

SUNDAY 29TH JULY (Mainstage)
Texas, Ozark Henry, Daan, Gabriel Rios, De Mens, Tom Dice and Iris

ZZ Top:
Billy Gibbons (guitar and vocals)
Dusty Hill (bass and vocals)
Frank Beard (drums)

ZZ Top at the Suikerrock Festival Photo Gallery

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