Info & FAQs

This autumn we will celebrate the sounds of Psych, Krautrock and Shoegaze during a two-day festival, accompanied by live visuals, art installations, lectures, workshops and much more.

What is the Psych in Bloom Festival?

Please spread the word and invite your friends, thanks.

Who is the organiser?

Some long-time passionate Musicheads from the South of Germany.
Its a festival from fans for fans and the basic idea and burden of Psych in Bloom is strictly non-profit.
And who are you…?

Where is it?

The Psych in Bloom Festival will be held in cooperation with/at:
KOMMA Jugend und Kultur Esslingen/Neckar
Maillestr. 5-9
73728 Esslingen – – Kultur auf Facebook

How much will it cost and where can I buy tickets?

Early Bird-Tickets will be 32 € each(both days available until August 15th!)
Festival-Ticket will be 40 € each
Day-Ticket Friday: 18 € / 20€
Day-Ticket Friday: 28 € / 30€
Buy your (e-)ticket here:

„Hardtickets are available at the mentioned ticket shops (links via ,tickets‘). Online tickets will be swapped for wristbands at the entrance and an additional hardticket (while stocks last).

Where is the venue and how can i get there?

There is a S-Bahn (S1) and R-Bahn (R1 & R8) to Esslingen station. Then it’s approx. 800 m walk to KOMMA, so plan 10 minutes for this one.
There will be S-Bahn (S1) service during the night to Stuttgart main station.
Please download the night schedule for trains and buses

You can find the night schedule for trains and buses here.

Feel like driving there by car?

We are sure you use a navigation system. So no confusing directions here. But a park recommendation (it’s open 24 hours!): Parkhaus Küferstraße

Where can I stay?

Here some links to hotels:

If you would like to camp, you can do so at the campsite at Cannstatter Wasen(Esslingen has unfortunately no campground). It’s easy reachable by train within half an hour.

When does it start?

Psych in Bloom Festival takes place on Friday, the 6th and Saturday, the 7th of October 2017.

Doors open: Friday 18:00, Saturday 15:00
Start: Friday 19:00, Saturday 16:00 (Reading with Wolfgang Seidel) 17:30 (first Band)

Running order for PiB Festival:


17:00 – 18:30 Revolution of Sound, Tangerine Dream at Kommunales Kino

19:00 – 19:45 Tristan Reverb
20:15 – 21:00 Wight
21:30 – 22:30 Camera
23:00 – 00:30 Space Invaders

00:30 – 03:00 Eddie Aier & Saint Gut-Free



15:00 – 18:00 Synthesizer Workshop at Tanzsaal

19:00 – 20:30 Revolution of Sound, Tangerine Dream at Kommunales Kino

17:30 – 18:15 Jamhed
18:45 – 19:45 10.000 Russos
20:15 – 21:15 Mouth
22:00 – 23:00 Radar Men From The Moon
23:30 – 00:30 Acid Mothers Temple

Drone/Ambient Stage:
17:00 – 18:30 Reading with Wolfgang Seidel (Ton Steine Scherben)
19:45 – 20:30 Korb
21:15 – 22:00 Günter Schlienz & Hanno Braun
22:45 – 23:30 Les Six
00:30 – 01:30 Liza Lauda

01:30 – 04:00 Summerisle Lord & Troglodyt

Can I make photos?

For your privat use, yes.
For every other purpose please contact us before the festival, thanks.

Will there be a food stand at the festival?

Yes. There will be a food stand providing us with delicious vegan stuff.
There are also plenty alternatives in Esslingen near the venue.

I would like to write a review. Is there an option for accredition?

Please send us an E-Mail.

How can I be part of it with my own band(for further editions)?

Please send us an E-Mail.

Are you on Social Media? Were can I get more Infos about the bands?

Yes. Please follow these links. There you will find also more Infos about the bands for PiB 2017:



Just a little teaser