From July 25th to 28th 1985

Affiche 1985
  • 2 stages
  • 43 concerts and shows
  • 75,000 spectators
  • 3.00 hectares
  • 720 volunteers
  • Poster designed by Daniela Theiler

The tenth edition of the festival is the last to carry the 'folk' tag. The programme - with Telephone and The Cure topping the bill - pleads for an eclectic musical approach, represented by the likes off Michel Jonasz, BB King, Toots & The Maytalls, Claude Nougaro and Ray Lema. 75,000 people make the trip to Nyon.


Alex Périence, B.B. King, Bernard Lavilliers, Big Miller, Claude Nougaro, Clément Ratelle, De Niewe Snaar, Diane Dufresne, Didier Odieu, Dominique Scheder, Dupuis Pedretti Octet, Elliott Murphy, Jean-Louis Mahjun, Jef Jaisun, Joao Bosco, Jorge Ben, Karim Kacel, La Bottine Souriante, La Manigua, L'Aubergine de la Macédoine, Le Cirque du Trottoir, Luther Allison, Marc de Hollogne, Marc Perrone, Mario Ciurlia, Maurane, Michel Jonasz, Mixtüür, Mory Kanté, Paul Mac Bonvin, Philippe Deville, Plume Latraverse, Raffaella De Vita, Ray Lema, Redgum, Téléphone, The Brass Band, The Cure, The Flying Pickets, Toots & The Maytals, TSF, Walter Keller Walter, Zsukata