Legends, big returners, and fresh performances - this is the tagline of today's Sziget announcement. And the names confirm the title: Die Antwoord, Skunk Anansie, Afrojack, DVBBS, Zedd, Marky Ramone's Blitzkrieg, Carnage, and Troyboi were announced to play at Sziget 2016. Die Antwoord on Day -1 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TyJfKwcIDUg Three of the freshly announced bands will play on Day -1: Die Antwoord, Skunk Anansie, and Marky Ramone's Blitzkrieg. I think Die Antwoord needs no introduction - especially after their role in one of last year's most popular science fiction movies, Chappie, even those unfamiliar with their music got to know them. The South African band is
As @JumboJack well said a few days back, Pukkelpop usually shares at least some names (sometimes even headliners, like in the case of Rihanna) with Sziget. Their announcement today was massive - they have added 89 new names to their lineup, with more to come. So, here is the massive announcement made by Pukkelpop today. Maybe it will give us some hints on what's yet to be announced for Sziget 2016. LCD Soundsystem The Chemical Brothers Oscar And The Wolf (Sziget 2016 - 14th) Chase & Status live Die Antwoord Eagles of Death Metal Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds (Sziget 2016 - 15th) Martin Solveig Bloc Party (Sziget 2016 -
Sziget just made an announcement with the fresh list of bands and artists to perform at the stages of the 2016 festival. Most of the names - like Noel Gallagher - were on yesterday's leaked list, others are new. Some of you might be disappointed by today's announcement, but fear not - there is still plenty of time left until the festival opens its gates, and there are plenty more exciting names to come. March Announcement: SIA and Noel Gallagher to play on the 15th SIA is one of the most talented Australian singers / songwriters ever, who's 2014 hit Chandelier has reached
Sure looks official, but could it be true? What Szigetnews user @Sziget posted looks like a leak, or an email newsletter sent out to German-speaking users a bit early: The names in the leak are: Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds SIA Crystal Castles Aurora Jake Bugg Oscar and the Wolf Molotov Unkle Live Travis Scott JAIN Wilkinson live Excision Dyro Tourist Die Nerven (D) Isolation Berlin (D) Fatoni (D) Gastarbeiter DJ Set (D) Abu(CH) Palace Winter (DK) I guess some of the names are on many of your wish lists, right? But can it be true? Well, I guess we'll see about that when the official announcement is made tomorrow. Thanks @Sziget for the big hint.
Sziget 2016 has made its first announcement about its lineup in 2016. The names announced today, in the order they appeared on the event's official Spotify playlist: The Last Shadow Puppets (Main Stage) The Neighborhood (A38) The Lumineers (Main Stage) Jess Glynne (A38) DATSIK (A38) Years & Years (Main Stage) Róisín Murphy (A38) Opgezwolle (A38) Parkway Drive (A38) Bullet for my Valentine (A38) K.I.Z. (A38) Kovacs (A38) David Guetta (Main Stage) MUSE (Main Stage) The Last Shadow Puppets is a "baroque-pop" band from England featuring Alex Turner (Arctic Monkeys), Miles Kane (ex-the Rascals), producer James Ford (Simian Mobile Disco, ex-Simian), and Zach Dawes (Mini Mansions). They have a new album on the tube for April
Another week, another announcement of new names added to the lineup of the 2015 Sziget Festival. And there are some big names on the list, too: Asaf Avidan The Script Major Lazer C2C Arty Asaf Avidan is an Israeli musician, singer and songwriter, a former animator from Tel Aviv who has been guided toward the stage by a broken heart (this explains a lot about his style). He is currently on tour with his new album, Gold Shadow, released this January, so expect to hear lots of new songs from him (which will not be new for his fans). https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Jld7sqnS4Ew The Script is a Dublin based pop-rock trio, winner
Another week, another handful of names confirmed by the Sziget Festival Republic! The Sziget 2015 lineup has been improved with the following names: Avicii Limp Bizkit Hollywood Undead Cro The Gaslight Anthem Soja Dj Marky & Stamina MC So, let's start with the beginning. Avicii is expected to enchant his audience with stunning visuals at this year's Sziget Festival. The Swedish superstar is one of the most popular electro house acts of his generation, with all the traditions of the Swedish electronic dance scene behind them (think Ace of Base, Basic Element, Army of Lovers and many others). Tim Bergling (this is his real name) is barely in his twenties, but
The Sziget Festival Republic has announced a new set of names confirmed to be present at the 2015 event. Here is the short list: Ellie Goulding Kasabian Nero Kraftklub Sigma Hernan Cattaneo Ellen Allien Damian Lazarus Laura Jones Function Stadium X Lucas & Steve Now, let's take a more detailed first look at the names in today's official Sziget announcement. Ellie Goulding is one of the most sought after pop stars of our days. She has a quite successful career behind her - the 28 year old indie pop / synthpop / folktronica artist has won awards like the BBC Sound of 2010, the Pandora Newcomer of the Year in 2011, Cosmopolitan's Ultimate Music Star award in
The Sziget Festival Republic (getting used to this name is still strange) has returned with announcements to warm our hearts: a list of formations added to the lineup of the Sziget 2015. The short list can be found here, but let's see some of them in a bit more detail. Foals is returning to Hungary after a visit at the VOLT last year. The Oxford band - with a style that mixes indie, math rock and dance - has three studio albums, with a fourth being in the works. Maybe we can hear some of their new creations this year at the Sziget 2015 Festival. The
Gogol Bordello and Enter Shikari are part of the latest Sziget 2015 announcement. As promised, the organizers have released a new bunch of names for Sziget 2015. Here's the list: Gogol Bordello Martin Garrix Ting Tings Passenger Ella Eyre Milky Chance Jungle Enter Shikari Tyler The Creator Jaguar Skills What do you think of the announcement? Who are you looking forward to?