Good news for those planning to attend Sziget 2013. Another self-confirmed name for the island extravaganza in August is Chris Liebing. The Sziget Festival date has been confirmed on the official website, here. Chris Liebing joins Blur and Parov Stelar in the Sziget 2013 line up. (thanks go to Joep and Crazyfrog!)
A lot of new Hungarian names have self-confirmed their presence at Sziget 2012. Most of them are names that are known to the Sziget fans. Still, good to know. We’re talking about Zagar – their presence is mentioned on their website. August 12 is the date. Then, Jay Lumen’s MySpace mentions Sziget on August 9. Chris Ronsson also mentions Sziget on August 9 on his Facebook, while Igor Do’urden will be at Sziget on August 10. Last but not least, Sikztah will also play Sziget 2012 on August 10. (thanks go to Rascal!)
Our friend john doe, the guy that’s always right, has posted yet another clue, so you’re al free to start guessing. This is most certainly about the Metal Day, and what he says is H-U-P-S-I-N. What do you guys think that could mean? While we wait for the announcement, let’s have another guessing game! On the other hand, Superbutt have also self-confirmed on their official website.
Another self-confirmation for Sziget Festival 2012, this time on a band’s official Facebook page. Night at the Lake, a young band from Weert, the Netherlands, will be playing Sziget 2012. The band will be playing Sziget 2012 and the date listed is August 9. (thanks go to our friends at Fesztivalok Varosa)
Another new name for Sziget 2012 has self-confirmed its presence, and this will be one that just might a few people coming to Sziget 2012 very happy. We’re talking about Maximo Park. They have announced their presence at Sziget Festival 2012 on their official Facebook page, where they also announce that they will be playing Rock en Seine. (thanks go to hayee)
Two more bands have self-confirmed their presence at Sziget 2012. First of all, we got a message from the management of Italian band One Way Ticket, L.M. Management. The message says that one way ticket will be playing Sziget 2012 on August 9. One Way Ticket are an Italian rock band with two EPs and two LPs already under their belt, as well as more than 300 live shows. Check them out here. The second act that self-confirmed today is Von Pariahs. They’re a young French band with a British singer. You can check them out on their official website, which has the Sziget date
While we wait for the press conference scheduled today, here’s another self-confirmed name for Sziget 2012. Blaas of Glory will be playing Sziget on August 10, 11 and 12. Duthc outfit Blaas of Glory is a heavy metal marching band, believe it or not. You can check them out on their website, where the dates are listed.
As we like to say, another day, another band self-confirmed. This time it’s American band Fishtank Ensemble, a band that plays, in their own words, gypsy jazz. The truth is that they have quite an interesting sound. The date is confirmed in the Shows section of their website. They say they will play Sziget 2012 on August 8. Thanks go to Sead!
Some great news for metal fans today. Lacuna Coil, the popular Italian Gothic metal band, has self-confirmed its presence at Sziget Festival 2012. The website says they will be playing Sziget 2012 on August 7, but that seems a bit unlikely. Anyway, the date will probably be confirmed soon. (thanks SkaPanda!) Also, remember that today is the last day for early bird tickets, so make sure you get yours if you don’t want to pay more for it.
Another artist has self-confirmed his presence at Sziget 2012. Blooni will be playing Sziget 2012. It’s actually his third time playing Sziget, but the first time he will play under the name Blooni, according to his Facebook page. He describes himself as a Romanian DJ playing techno / twisted house / electronica / dub.