Azealia Banks will no longer be playing Sziget 2013.The sad news has been announced by the Sziget organizers earlier today on the Sziget Festival Official Facebook page. Said page mentions the “unforeseen physical pressure of her tour” as the reason for the cancellation. A replacement has already been put into place - French percussion band, Les Tambours du Bronx will be playing Sziget Festival 2013 instead of Azealia Banks.
UPDATE: According to their official sites, here are the performance dates for some artists in the announcement: Triggerfinger - 8 Aug. Seeed - 9 Aug. Die Ärzte - 7 Aug. Deichkind - 7 or 8 Aug (thanks, Bender!) UPDATE: the official announcement on the Sziget website also mentions stages where some of the acts announced today will play. We've already added this info to our line up page. According to it, Seeed, Azealia Banks and Die Arzte will play the Main Stage. The Bots, Hadouken! and Triggerfinger are set for the A38, while Boys Noize will play the Arena. The official announcement we’ve been talking about is
UPDATE: according to one of our friends, that has seen the info on a Sziget Facebook group (and wishes to remain anonymous), the full announcement includes four more names (for a total of 11) and will be made tomorrow afternoon, if everything goes according to plan. The info, he says, has been deleted since. A new batch of names for Sziget 2013 has made its appearance on Fesztivalok Varosa, a website that was never wrong when it came to Sziget announcements. According to them, the new batch of names to be announced is as follows: Die Ärzte (D) Azealia Banks (US) Boyz Noise (D) Deichkind (D) Hadouken!