Way Out West Festival Sweden takes place in Slottsskogen Park, Gothenburg, Sweden
Way Out West Festival 2012 dates – 9th to 11th August
WAY OUT WEST FESTIVAL 2012 – LINE UP
Bon Iver, Blur, Refused, Feist, The War On Drugs, Azealia Banks, ASAP Rocky, YelaWolf, Billy Bragg, Iceage, Florence & The Machine, The Black Keys, Wilco, Mazzy Star, Factory Floor, Madeon, Afghan Whigs, The Field, Frank Ocean, Hot Chip, OFWGKTA, Jonathan Richman, Miike Snow, Kindness, Oberhofer, Ben Howard, Memoryhouse, Sibille Attar, Megafaun, Iggy Pop, Jacuzzi Boys, Nicolas Jaar, Alt-J, I Break Horses, El Perro del Mar, Swans, Bowerbirds, Zhala, Mogwai, Noisia, TNGHT, Nite Jewel
Stay Out West:
Haim, Django Django, coral reefs, Bob Mould plays Copper Blue, Josh t. Pearson, Papa M, Milagres, Solander, Lune, SWAMP81 (Loefah, Boddika, Mickey Pearce and Chunky) exclusive label night and Numbers (Jackmaster, Deadboy, Redinho, Spencer and Oneman) exclusive label nights, Boy and Bear
The History of Way Out West Festival Sweden
Way Out West is a three-day music festival held in Gothenburg, Sweden, during August that plays host to a variety of popular music artists mainly from the Rock, Electronic and Hip-hop genres.
The main festival takes place in the 137 hectare park of Slottsskogen in Gothenburg on the Friday and Saturday of the festival weekend. Additionally many other artists perform at various venues in and around central Gothenburg on the Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights.
Way Out West Festival 2011 – Line Up
2 Steg Från Håkan, About Group, Adam Tensta & The Black Power Mixtape Experience, Apflickorna, Ariel Pink’s Haunted Graffiti, The Avett Brothers, Beastie Boys Fight For Your Right – Revisited, Butch, D/R/U/G/S, Dasha Rush, Deathcrush, Destroyer, Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros, Empire Of The Sun, Explosions In The Sky, Fake Blood (Live), Fleet Foxes, Glasser, Guilty Guilty Gerilla Streetart Cinema , Happy End , Iamamiwhoami, Jag Saknar Dig, James Blake, Jamie Woon, Janelle Monáe, The Jayhawks, Kanye West, Kid Below Aka Anastasia Ax, Koreless, Low, Man Ooman, Marja-Leena Sillanpää, Matthew Dear – Live Band, Noah And The Whale, Off!, Oni Ayhun, PRINCE, PULP, Puro Instinct, Q-Tip, Robyn, Säkert!, Santigold, Thåström, Tiësto, Timber Timbre, Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs, Twin Shadow, Warpaint, Who Took The Bomp – Le Tigre On Tour, Wiz Khalifa, Wu Lyf, Yuck, Zola Jesus
Way Out West Festival 2010 – Line Up
Pavement, Paul Weller, M.I.A, The Chemical Brothers, Jonsi, Cymbals Eat Guitars, Surfer Blood, La Roux, The XX, Håkan Hellström, The Radio Dept, Girls, Real Estate, Samling, LCD Soundsystem, Local Natives, Marina and The Diamonds, The National, Beach, House, Miike Snow, Basia, Bulat, Tune-Yards, Sleigh Bells, Tallest Man on Earth, Junip, Konono N ° 1, Rango Rangos, Ras G & the Afrikan Space Program, Sher Ali & Meher, Mutamassik, DJ/Rupture, Nettle, CIAfrica, Lykke Li, Jens Lekman, The Drums, Panda Bear, Iggy & The Stooges, Soundtrack of Our Lives, Imperial State Electric, Mumford & Sons, Broken Bells, The Low Anthem, Laura Marling, Caribou, Rye Rye, Fake Blood, Chapel Club, Field Music, Shearwater, Bear In Heaven, jj, Villagers, Vit Päls, Andreas Söderlund, Sleepy Sun, ceo, Die Antwoord, I Blame Coco, Fool’s Gold, Taken By Trees, Harlem, Slow Club, Wild Nothing