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Last month, MELT festival returned to its iron-clad home in Ferropolis, Germany for this year’s edition.

Renowned for its unique location – set in the post-apocalyptic surrounds of an open-air museum of mid-20th century industrial machinery – MELT proved once again why its garnered such a legendary status on the summer festival circuit. Taking place from 8-11 June, the recent proceedings saw the likes of LSDXOXO, Skin on Skin, Nia Archives, Shygirl, Shanti Celeste b2b Peach and Anz roll through for sets and performances.

With the dates for next year already announced – locked in for 11-13 July 2024 – revisit some performance highlights and frivolities from MELT 2023 via our photo gallery below.