The first names for VOLT Festival 2013, taking place in Sopron, Hungary in July have been announced. The most important ones are 30 Seconds to Mars, a familiar act for festivals in the Sziget family, and Queens of the Stone Age. Joining them will be Parov Stelar Band, Example and Jamie Woon. A promo video has also been made on the occasion and you can watch it below. Could this mean that some Sziget names are coming soon, too? Who knows… Until that happens, you can watch the first VOLT Festival 2013 promo below.
What we told you about a couple of days ago has now been officially confirmed by the Sziget organizers on the Sziget Official Facebook - 30 Seconds to Mars will be headlining Sziget Festival 2011. The band that Jared Leto is leading will be playing the Main Stage on Saturday, August 13, at 21:30, replacing Amy Winehouse.
Well, if you needed more confirmation for this, here it is. 30 Seconds to Mars are headlining Sziget Festival again this year. Jared Leto has posted the following message on Twitter AND PS...WE ARE PLEASED TO ANNOUNCE WE ARE RETURNING TO HEADLINE THE SZIGET FESTIVAL IN AUGUST! Now it's official.
UPDATE: Some more good (or bad) news, depending on the way you see it. :) Our friend Island was at VOLT and, according to him, Jared Leto's exact words were I have a surprise for you. We'll be back. Don't tell anyone but we'll be headlining Sziget Festival later this year! This is a speculation that, if confirmed, will make a lot of people happy. And it will also annoy a lot of people, since 30 Seconds To Mars do seem to generate mixed reactions... Our friend festivalfreak tells us that 30STM lead singer Jared Leto said at VOLT Festival (a Festival that
Mika will be part of the Sziget 2010 lineup. According to the schedule on the official English Sziget site, Mika will play Sziget Festival on August 13, at 19:45. They will be followed by 30 Seconds To Mars. These changes will be reflected in our lineup page.
The official Hungarian site lists an almost full schedule for this year's Sziget Festival. It also lists the whole listof acts for the Main Stage. We've updated our Sziget 2010 lineup page to include all the new dates and schedules. Feel free to check it out if you want.
Good news for all of you guys that kept on asking when is 30 Seconds to Mars going to play at Sziget Festival 2010. According to their official website, the Sziget 2010 date for 30STM is August 13. (thanks, fromhungary) Check out the dates when the rest of the acts will play on our Sziget 2010 lineup page.
The French Official site has posted some stage information for the latest announced acts. Here it is. Main stage: - 30 Seconds To Mars - Death Valley Screamers - Rada Wan2: - Major Lazer - Simian Mobile Disco - Yeasayer - Nina Hagen - Charlie Winston Rockstage: - Fear Factory - Kamelot Party Arena: - Calvin Harris Not added to a stage yet: - Breakestra - Young Punx According to our friend Mellowmaniac's estimations, the number of the acts still to be announced (at least), would be as follows: - 5 international acts: Mainstage - 2 international acts: WAN2 / A38 - 2 international acts: Rockstage - 2 international live acts: Party Arena + all international DJs
More interesting acts have just been confirmed on the official Sziget site, through a press release. Probably the most important for a lot of you would be 30 Seconds to Mars. This will be good news for a lot of people that wanted them very much to play this year's Sziget Festival. Metal fans will be happy to hear about Fear Factory and Kamelot. German legend Nina Hagen will also be at Sziget Festival 2010, and also Calvin Harris. Major Lazer and Young Punx, that Sziget News already told you about, are now officially confirmed. So is the rumor about Charlie Winston, that we were