The official Sziget website lists a few new names for the Rock & Metal Stage. We're talking about a few Hungarian bands, completing the lineup, but also two bands a band coming from other countries. The foreign band is Swedish/Danish Progressive band The Haunted - pictured below. The Hungarian bands are Road, Dalriada, Depresszio, Nevergreen, Omen, Subscribe and Superbutt. The Lord band listed is also a Hungarian one, and they are listing the Sziget date on their website (thanks, dakota). Of course, these bands will be in our Sziget 2011 line up page very soon.
The Sziget 2011 line up will probably get a few more interesting surprises, but while we wait for them, let's see what you guys think of the Sziget 2011 line up so far. Vote in the poll below. [poll id="4"]
Another day, another name. Hungarian band Erik Sumo Band will be at Sziget 2011, according to their Facebook (thanks go to Rascal)
The official Hungarian website has updated the program page and there are some interesting things in it if you look carefully, as well as some new names. Let's start with the new names, shall we? First of all, on the Europe Stage, two new bands have been added: KILLO KILLO Banda and The Broken Beats. KILLO KILLO Banda will play on August 12, while The Broken Beats will play Sziget on August 10. On the A38-Wan2 stage, two new acts have been added: Electrelane (on August 11) and Watchaclan (August 13), both very interesting from what we could hear on their respective sites. Now,
After Leningrad has self-confirmed their Sziget presence, two more names have been announced on the official Sziget Facebook page. First of all, we're talking about British Sea Power, set to play Sziget's Main Stage. Second, La Shica will play the Europe Stage.
According to their website and Facebook page, Leningrad will be playing Sziget Festival 2011. The date posted there is August 9, which would make it a 0-day performance.
Sziget 2011 headliner Amy Winehouse has decided to actually go to rehab, in order to get prepared for her summer gigs, according to this news article on Gigwise. This should calm down fans that were concerned about her well-being..
Just after announcing that Smash Mouth was cancelled, some new acts were announced on the same Facebook for Meduza. Mlle Caro (F), Alexkid (F), Scratcha DVA (UK) & Feelipa (A) will be playing Sziget 2011.
According to the Sziget official Facebook profile, Smash Mouth have had to cancel their Sziget 2011 performance, along with their other August dates, citing personal problems. This is what the message says: Unfortunately Smash Mouth has to cancel their performance at Sziget 2011. Due to personal problems, they have to cancel their whole tour in August... Sziget is looking for a replacing act. Let's see who the organizers get instead.
Here's a cool page we've stumbled across today. There is an Amazon Sziget Festival 2011 music store, where you can purchase music by the artists playing Sziget 2011. Click the link to check it out! Even if we have no new artist news, feel free to check out the Sziget 2011 lineup page, as it is constantly updated with dates & more.