Friday, August 14, 2020

Benicassim 2016: Initial lineup announced

Benicassim organisers have given their first teaser to the 2016 lineup, confirming headline support from Jamie xx, Kendrick Lamar and Major Lazer. Announced earlier today, the trio will also be joined by the likes of Hannah Wants, The Maccabees and Bloc Party as Benicassim returns...

Primavera Sound announce huge 2019 line-up

Organisers of Barcelona's Primavera Sound have announced their huge 2019 line-up, ahead of the festival's return next summer. The impressive list of names (which spans several hundred so far), sees the likes of Solange, Erykah Badu and Tame Impala at the top of the list....

Groovefest 2016 announce Malta debut

Following its huge success in the Dominican Republic, Groovefest organisers have announced plans to take their party to Malta for the first time, in a sign that the country could be the 'next big party island'. Already gaining a solid reputation thanks to Annie...

Primavera Sound 2017: Full line-up announced

Frank Ocean, The xx, Aphex Twin and Solange are to top the bill for next summer's Primavera Sound in Barcelona, organisers have confirmed. Revealing almost 200 names earlier today, next year's Primavera (which runs from 31st May - 4th June) will also see appearances from...

Primavera 2016: Full line-up announced

Radiohead, LCD Soundsystem, PJ Harvey, Tame Impala, Sigur Rós, Last Shadow Puppets, Animal Collective, Pusha T, Brian Wilson, John Carpenter are amongst more than 150 names confirmed for this summer's Primavera Sound Festival in Barcelona. Set to kick off on 1st-4th June, Primavera 2016 will...

Sonar Festival announce first-wave 2019 line-up

Organisers of Barcelona's annual Sonar Festival have announced their first-wave of live acts for 2019. Led by Skepta and A$AP Rocky (the latter who will bring his new show to the main stage of Sonar By Night), 2019's event will also see a return to...

Benicassim 2016: New names announced

A host of new names have been added to this summer's Benicassim, as the annual festival returns to Spain once again in July. Joining the already-announced Kendrick Lamar, Jamie xx and Major Lazer, Benicassim 2016 will also see the likes of The chemical Brothers, Disclosure...

Flow Festival 2017: The xx, London Grammar & Flume confirmed

Organisers of Helsinki's Flow Festival have announced the initial 2017 line-up, and it looks like next summer is already shaping up to be more than meaty! Lana Del Ray will be playing her first major European festival show of the year, whilst alongside The xx...

Benicassim 2017: Red Hot Chili Peppers confirmed as first headliner

Red Hot Chili Peppers have been announced as the first headliners for 2017's Benicassim, organisers have confirmed. The appointment, announced earlier today, will mark the group's first major headline festival show for next year, and follows in the footsteps of the recent release of their...

Cardi B cancels Primavera; replaced by Miley Cyrus

Cardi B has cancelled her appearance at this year's Primavera Sound in Barcelona, citing promotional commitments in the USA that "cannot be postponed". Announcing the news via a press release earlier today (5th April), Primavera organisers confirmed Cardi's replacement has already been drafted in, with...