Are philosophers and writers the new rockstars? Maybe not, but with names like Slavoj Žižek and Salman Rushdie on the same stage as Van Morrisson, Mø and LCD Soundsystem it might be hard to fully comprehend the difference. And maybe that is just the point as Heartland Festival: http://www.heartlandfestival.dk/
mixes the traditional crowds of music lovers and intellectuals and offer both parts a world class culture clash. We will become wiser when festival director Ulrik Ørum-Pedersen and program director Rasmus Quistgaard will share the story.