SPRING ANNOUNCEMENTS FOR SZIGET FESTIVAL
While spring has just begun, the Hungarian Sziget Festival is already pointing to the Sziget summer. Nine new names are added to the line-up of the twentieth edition of the festival.
Newly confirmed are The XX, Paolo Nutini, Glasvegas, The Ting Tings, Fink, Anna Calvi, Katzenjammer, Flying Lotus and LMFAO. They join The Stone Roses, Placebo, Korn, Friendly Fires, Noah And The Whale, The Vaccines, The Horrors, Two Door Cinema Club, The Subways, Crystal Fighters, Hurts, Magnetic Man, Steve Aoki, Caro Emerald and Bebel Gilberto.
Recently the Sziget Festival was crowned winner in the ‘Major Festival Of The Year’ category at the European Festival Awards, a prestigious competition against other European festivals including Exit, Roskilde, Oxegen, Hurricane, Lowlands and Pinkpop. In a recent interview with NME, Glastonbury founder Michael Eavis recommended that UK festival fans should “spend their 2012 festival money at Sziget, because I like it”. Thanks Michael!
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