(this post is updated constantly) The first official line-up announcement has just been posted on the official Hungarian website. The first two very important names are ones that we all suspected - Muse and Iron Maiden!!! Next come more important names: Kasabian, Billy Talent, The Specials and Gorrillaz Sound System. Happy hardcore band Enter Shikari and Infected Mushroom (that Sziget News found out about some time ago) will also be there. Then, Faithless, Danko Jones, the Hives and The Toy Dolls and Bad Religion (both of the last two names were announced here). Also at Sziget will be Ska-P, that have been at Sziget before, and
Here's a video of Iron Maiden rocking Sziget Festival last night. [szigetnews]pCV0zmCYVxk[/szigetnews] Szigetnews is waiting for your Sziget stories. The best ones will be published here on Szigetnews.
After a few days without any news, a torrent of headliners for Sziget 2008 was announced today. The list starts with punk legends Sex Pistols, and continues with Kaiser Chiefs, Lauren Harris (daughter of Steve Harris, bassist of Iron Maiden, also headlining the festival) andÂ Roisin Murphy (formelrly of Moloko). More details to follow soon. It appears Lauren Harris will open for Iron Maiden, on the 12th of August.
While we wait for more news on this year's line-up, check out this video of what Iron Maiden can do live and what everyone that comes to Budapest for the Sziget Festival will experience on the 12th of August... [szigetnews]0iWALF-PTDw[/szigetnews]