Sziget News

Tankcsapda at Sziget 2014


Tankcsapda, one of the most popular Hungarian bands, will be at Sziget this year, too. An almost permanent fixture at Sziget, Tankcsapda will be at Sziget on August 11, when Blink 182 is also playing. That should make it a pretty rocking day! If you want to book a hotel for your Sziget stay, click  [ Read More ]

Two weeks until Sziget 2014 + official map

Sziget 2014 map

Sziget 2014 is only two weeks away! Are you ready for the insanity on the Island of Freedom? In the meantime, the Sziget 2014 map has been made official. You can download it as PDF here, for storing on your mobile device or printing. You can also check out the full interactive version on the  [ Read More ]

Check out this Sziget 2014 clashfinder!

sziget 2014

With Sziget 2014 only weeks away, it’s a good idea to see which acts you want to see will clash in the schedule. Our reader JWZ! has created and updated a Sziget 2014 clashfinder, in order to make things much easier. You can take a look at it here.

Check out the Sziget 2014 map!

Sziget 2014 map

The Sziget 2014 map can be checked out below, courtesy of the guys at Fesztivalok Varosa, which have in turn received it from one of their readers. Click the image of the Sziget 2014 map to see the whole thing in full! Thanks go to SkaPanda!  

Sziget getting back deserved popularity

Sziget Festival 2014

With less than a month until Sziget 2014, some very good news are coming from the organizers. According to an article quoting Sziget main man Karoly Gerendai, this year’s island extravaganza has a serious chance of setting new attendance records, after last year’s disappointing turnout. 362.000 people were at Szigte last year, but this year  [ Read More ]

Puncke at Sziget 2014


Croatian band Puncke is the latest addition to the Sziget 2014 lineup. Puncke have self-confirmed their presence at Sziget 2014 for August 11 on their official Facebook page. They are a Croatian all-girl indie band and they’ve opened for Queens of the Stone Age. (thanks go to apis!)  

Sziget City Pass 2014 details revealed in video

sziget city pass

The Sziget City Pass is back for Sziget 2014 and a video has been posted on the official channle, in order to explain what you can get with it. Namely, among the perks are:  Free public transport within Budapest city limits Free and discounted spa entrance: one entry is free, then you get a 20% discount  [ Read More ]

Punnany Massif and Mary PopKids at Sziget 2014

Punnany Massif

Punnany Massif and Mary PopKids, two Hungarian acts some of you have surely heard of, are the latest additions to the Sziget 2014 lineup. According to their official website, Punnany Massif will be playing Sziget 2014 on August 16, at 17:45. They will be playing the Main Stage. As for Mary PopKids, they will also  [ Read More ]

Vote in the Sziget 2014 lineup poll right now!

sziget 2014 lineup pol

The Sziget 2014 lineup poll is here! Like we do around this time every year, we’re starting a Sziget 2014 lineup poll, where you can vote and check everyone else’s opinion about the lineup of everyone’s favorite festival. And just like every year, the poll, which starts right now, will be available to vote in  [ Read More ]

Official: Korn and NOFX


Korn and NOFX are the announced names for today, so we were all right. If you remember, john doe has hinted NOFX and Korn has appeared last night on VKontakte. As far as dates go, the official site lists Korn for August 15 and NOFX for August 17. Also announced are The BossHoss and Angel  [ Read More ]

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