Creamfields Festival

Creamfields Festival, UKCreamfields Festival takes place at Daresbury, Cheshire, UK

Creamfields Festival 2012 dates – 24th and 26th August

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deadmau5, Avicii, David Guetta, Tiesto, Axwell, Steve Angello, Sebastian Ingrosso, Skrillex, Alesso, Cazzette, Norman Doray, Syn Cole, Dirty South, Hardwell, Tommy Trash, Example, Nicky Romero, Nervo, Dimitri Vegas, Like Mike, Calvin Harris, Zane Lowe, Feed Me, Porter Robinson, Skream ft. Sgt Pokes, Benga and Youngman, Andy C & MC GQ, Caspa, Flux Pavilion, Friction, Mistajam, Doctor P, Loadstar ft. Texa & Ikay , Koan Sound, Rudimental, Paul van Dyk, Ferry Corsten, John O’Callaghan, Simon Patterson, Orjan Nilsen, Adam Sheridan, Above and Beyond, Gareth Emery, Markus Schulz, Judge Jules, Mat Zo, Gareth Wyn, Ben Gold, Rob Harnetty, Pete Tong, Max Vangeli & An21, Third Party, Tim Mason, Qulinez, Benny Benassi, Eric Prydz John Digweed, Joris Voorn, Maya Jane Coles, Sebastien Leger, Scuba, Jeremy Olander, Annie Mac, Major Lazer, Erol Alkan, Crookers, Madeon, Brodinski vs Gesaffelstein, Mele, Laidback Luke, Steve Aoki, Wolfgang Gartner, Sunnery James & Ryan Marciano, Zedd, Swanky Tunes, Eddie Halliwell, Mark Knight, Funkagenda, Michael Woods, Thomas Gold, Kryder, D.O.D, Groove Armada (DJ set), A-Trak, Fake Blood, Jaguar Skills, Alex Metric, Burns, Jacques Lu Cont, Mistajam, Sub Focus, Knife Party, Borgore, Shy FX (Stamina MC), Redlight, 16bit, North Base, M-Nus, Enter with Richie Hawtin, Loco Dice, Seth Troxler , Gaiser, Paco Osuna, James Zabiela, Hernan Cattaneo, Nick Curly, Paul Woolford, George Fitzgerald, Mar-T, Anthony Probyn, Brookes Brothers, True Tiger, The Prototypes, Mixmag Allstars, Kissy Sell Out, Union, Engine-Earz Experiment, Riva Starr, Kim Fai, The Japanese Popstars, Jet Project, Afrojack, Kutski, Alex Kidd, Andy Whitby, Mark EG, The Organ Donors, Cally & Juice, Jimmy Dean, Tone b2b Shaunt, and Phil Mackintosh b2b Sykesy

Jordan Suckley, Andi Durrant, Anton Powers, Dave Whelan, Ian Longo, Denny Dowd, Sean Hughes, James Dutton, Ricochet Musica, Andy Mac, Lee Ellis, and Jemmy, Fehrplay, plus LMP DJs, Ed Mackie, Alan Hartley, Thomas Tuft, Dash, Andy Woods, Rob Casson, Andy Currie, Sam Rice, Tim Owen, DJ Ellesse, Spacestation DJs, Adam Helliwell, Simon Unwin, George Kafetzis, Lee Rands, Chris Mimo, Paul Nunn, James Glover, Kev McGowan, Marc Mac, DJ Euphonique, Steve ‘Butch’ Jones,  DJ Norx

The History of Creamfields Festival
Since Creamfields festival attracted 25,000 people to Winchester for the August bank holiday of 1998, it has become widely known as the finale of the summer festival season in the UK.

To coincide with its growth in size and stature, Creamfields festival has set up camp at various locations around the country, moving up north from Winchester to Cream?s spiritual home of Liverpool at the Old Liverpool Airfield for six years until 2005. In 2006, Creamfields festival relocated a few miles away to its current home of Daresbury, near Runcorn in Cheshire.

While the Cream club nights are known for mainly playing house, Creamfields festival hosts artists from a wide range of the most popular genres in dance since Creamfields festival began, attracting fans of styles such as drum ‘n’ bass, house including hard, deep, tribal and funky, as well as indie.

Creamfields festival first international event was in 2000 at Punchestown Racecourse, Dublin, Ireland, including sets and performances from Cream resident Yousef, DJ Tiga, Sugababes, Faithless, Underworld, Mauro Picotto and Tom Middleton.
Beginning in 2001, the one-day Creamfields festival in Buenos Aires, Argentina has become the most successful international Creamfields festival. In 2005 it attracted 65,000 people, with a roster of international artists including The Prodigy and Danny Tenaglia, making it the biggest one-day festival in Latin America.

Last year’s Creamfield festival celebrated its ten year anniversary with a new two-day format, including the addition of camping. And with indie-dance acts like Kasabian, Ian Brown and Late Of The Pier on the bill, a new facet of musical development for Creamfields festival was added for future events.

In 2009, there was a total of 13 international Creamfields festival events, including Spain, Poland, Czech Republic, Mexico and Brazil.

Creamfields UK Line Up – 2011
The Chemical Brothers, Magnetic Man, Katy B, Skrillex, Tiësto, Calvin Harris DJ Set, Diplo, Paul van Dyk, Ferry Corsten, Eddie Halliwell, Judge Jules, John O’Callaghan, Giuseppe Ottaviani, Filo & Peri, Gareth Wyn, Eric Prydz, Sasha, Pete Tong, James Zabiela, Joris Voorn, Sėbastien Lėger, Funk D’Void, Jeremy Olander, Steve Angello, Dirty South, Alex Metric, AN21, Dave Spoon, Third Party, Benny Benassi, Annie Mac, Erol Alkan, Boys Noize, Fake Blood Live, Jack Beats, Flight Facilities, Bambina, Phil Faversham, Sam Cannon, Sarah Louise, Alan Hartley, Steve Lewis,  Yasmin, Swedish House Mafia, Calvin Harris DJ Set, A-Trak, Norman Doray, Thomas Gold, Alesso, David Guetta, Afrojack, Sunnery James and Ryan Marciano, Alan, Armin van Buuren, Example, Chicane, Kaskade, Feed Me, Above & Beyond, Gareth Emery, Markus Schulz, Hernan Cattaneo, Adam Sheridan, Rob Harnetty, Paul Oakenfold + more


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