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?
The first Sziget 2015 announcement is here, and it's an interesting one, with some colourful names, as promised. Namely, according to the official Facebook, Sziget 2015 will be graced by the presence of: Florence and the Machine Alt-J The Subways AWOLNATION Babylon Circus Blasterjaxx Jamie Woon Kadebostany Jose Gonzalez FAUVE What do you think of the announcement? Is it what you expected or were you hoping for other names? If so, who do you think will be part of the next ones?
According to our friend john doe, the guy that always gets things right, the announcement coming this week will include three names. john doe has also given another hint. The hint is: sum:22 Your guess is as good as ours. It's not Blink 182, as he mentions that they are in Germany and Austria during Sziget. In other news, Irie Maffia will also be at Sziget 2014, according to the Facebook of their member Columbo. According to that source, August 17 will be their Sziget date.
Sziget 2013 is close to its beginning, but we still have some “holes” left in the program. Well, the organizers promise to fill them in an announcement, which is imminent. According to an answer on the Sziget Festival Official Facebook page, the announcement will come “very soon”. The same answer also mentions that only one of the two names to be announced will be a “bigger” one. We’re just as curious as you are! Who do you think Sziget will announce?
As expected, the Dutch Sziget Facebook has officially confirmed Blaudzun for Sziget 2013. On the other hand, the German Facebook warns everyone to expect new names at noon. john doe already told us that we got one right in the speculation list. We’ll see which one it is. The question is: noon in which time zone?