Posts Tagged ‘Arctic Monkeys’

Lowlands Festival, NetherlandsMORE BANDS ADDED TO NETHERLANDS LOWLANDS FESTIVAL

Taking place in Biddinghuizen, Holland from the 19th to 21st August, organizers have confirmed that the ARCTIC MONKEYS will be making an appearance at this year’s festival.

They will be joined by RISE AGAINST, SKUNK ANANSIE, ANNA CALVI, PAUL KALKBRENNER (LIVE) will also appear along with JUNIP, WARPAINT and MAYER HAWTHORNE & THE COUNTY

Other acts added include Budzillus, Miles Kane, Matthew Dear (live band) and Will and the people.

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Rock En Seine Festival FranceROCK EN SEINE ANNOUNCES FIRST BANDS FOR THIS YEAR’S FESTIVAL

The first bands who have confirmed they’ll be there at Rock en Seine on 26, 27 and 28 August 2011 are : FOO FIGTHERS, ARCTIC MONKEYS, THE KILLS, INTERPOL, DEFTONES, COCOROSIE, BIG AUDIO DYNAMITE, KEREN ANN, ANNA CALVI, MY CHEMICAL ROMANCE, PAUL KALKBRENNER.

A new Stage – Last year, the festival has been sold out very early in the summer, and a lot of people have been disappointed not to get tickets. That’s why the festival’s staff has decided to built one fourth stage! The festival become bigger, but the gaRden remains peaceful. The new stage will be built in a wonderful place inside the trees. 15 bands will play on this stage during the 3 days of the festival: a very good news for 3-day passes owners!. More information about this stage will be online in the next months on the website of the festival.

3-day passes on sale now – 3-day passes for the festival will be on sale at 10am on the 15th of March! Tickets and camping passes are available on the website of the festival. One-day tickets will be available later.

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V Festival Chelmsford and Staffordshire UKV FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES HEADLINERS AND MORE!

Celebrating its 16th year the twin venue festival will be headlined by ARCTIC MONKEYS at Hylands Park on Saturday & Weston Park Sunday with PLAN B taking the stage before them.  Rapper EMINEM will be headlining Weston Park Saturday and Hylands Park Sunday with a special guest yet to be announced!

Also announced for the main stage this year are THE SCRIPT, KAISER CHIEFS and MANIC STREET PREACHERS.

Other acts announced today who play across the weekend are DIZZEE RASCAL, PRIMAL SCREAM, RAZORLIGHT, PENDULUM, DURAN DURAN, CHASE & STATUS, SCOUTING FOR GIRLS, TINIE TEMPAH, THE COURTEENERS, THE WOMBATS, BRUNO MARS, ELLIE GOULDING, JESSIE J, N-DUBZ, BIG AUDIO DYNAMITE, EXAMPLE, HURTS, KT TUNSTALL, SQUEEZE, THE SATURDAYS, KATY B, OLLY MURS, YOU ME AT SIX, WIZ KHALIFA, FUN LOVIN’ CRIMINALS, IMELDA MAY, CAST, OCEAN COLOUR SCENE, ELIZA DOOLITTLE and BELLOWHEAD

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T in The Park Festival ScotlandHERE COMES A BIG ANNOUNCEMENT FOR THIS YEAR’S T IN THE PARK!

After announcing two headliners things went quite in the T in The Park camp but it was worth the wait as today organisers have announced that PULP, COLDPLAY, festival favourites ARCTIC MONKEYS and Liam Gallagher’s new band BEADY EYE are amongst a huge number of bands announced earlier today!

The full announcement is as follow:
Pulp, Coldplay, Arctic Monkeys, Liam Gallagher’s New Band Beady Eye, Pendulum, Bloody Beetroots, The Script, My Chemical Romance, All Time Low, Jimmy Eat World, Plan B, Tinie Tempah, Jessie J, Dj Deadmau5, Friendly Fires, Bright Eyes, The Vaccines, The View, Kt Tundstall, Kei$Ha, Manic Street Preachers, Tom Jones, Brandon Flowers, Weezer, Chase & Status, White Lies, Blondie, Cast, You Me At Six, Crystal Castles, Ocean Colour Scene, The Saturdays, Eels, Hurts, Bright Eyes, The Streets, Noah And The Whale, House Of Pain, Slam, Josh Wink, Imelda May, Miles Kane, Vitalic, Diplo, Death Crew 77, Eliza Doolittle, Stornoway

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Super Bock Super Rock Festival PortugalPORTUGAL’S SUPER BOCK SUPER ROCK ADDS FOUR MORE!

Organisers have revealed that the Legendry TIGERMAN, BEIRUT and THE ARCTIC MONKEYS have been confirmed to open this years festivities on the 14th July. Also announced are ARCADE FIRE who will be joining the already announced Portishead on the 15th July.

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Gurtenfestival, SwitzerlandFAT BEAT AND AN EXCLUSIVE HEADLINER ANNOUNCED!

ARCTIC MONKEYS, one of the big headliners of this year’s European summer festival, play on the straps an exclusive Swiss Festival Show.

Bands have also agreed the following: KAISER CHIEFS and BEATSTEAKS both with a new album, as well as PLAN B, THE STREETS, JAMIE CULLUM, BLUMENTOPF, SOPHIE HUNGER, KATZENJAMMER and the Latin Grammy Award Winner CALLE13 from Puerto Rico.

Heavy dance beats at a late hour guarantee 2MANYDJS LIVE, UNDERWORLD, PENDULUM, BLOODY BEETROOTS and DEATH CREW 77.

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Les Euorockeennes Festival FranceFIRST 6 BANDS ANNOUNCED FOR LES EUROCKENNES DE BELFORT

Les Eurockéennes de Belfort organizers have today revealed that ARCADE FIRE, ARCTIC MONKEYS, MOTORHEAD, HOUSE OF PAIN, TIKEN JAH FAKOLY and BOYS NOIZE will all be making an appearance at this year’s festival!

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Rock Werchter Festival, BelgiumROCK WERCHTER ANNOUNCE 7 MORE BANDS!

Joining the Kings of Leon on the main stage on Friday are the ARCTIC MONKEYS, whilst on Saturday alongside headliners Coldplay will be PORTISHEAD, PJ HARVEY, ELBOW and THE GASLIGHT ANTHEM.

On Sunday ROBYN and TWO DOOR CINEMA CLUB have been confirmed for the Pyramid Marquee stage

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Rock A Field Festval, Roeser, LuxembourgFIRST 7 BANDS ANNOUNCED FOR ROCK A FIELD FESTIVAL

With all the Early Bird tickets now sold out, Rock a Field festival organizers have announced the first seven bands for this year’s festival – ARCTIC MONKEYS, BLINK-182, ARCADE FIRE, DIE FANTASTISCHEN VIER, ELBOW, THE WOMBATS and VOLBEAT

More to announced in the coming weeks…..

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Oxegen Festival, IrelandBLINK 182 COMING TO OXEGEN NEXT JULY!

Hot on the heels of announcing Foo Fighters and Arctic Monkeys as the first headliners for OXEGEN 11, organizers have confirmed that BLINK-182 will also be performing at Oxegen in July.

With 25 million worldwide album sales under their belt, pop punk trio BLINK-182 formed in California in 1992 and released five studio albums including multi-platinum selling breakthrough album Enema of the State before breaking away from the music scene in 2004.

With a new album planned for release in spring 2011, BLINK-182 Oxegen performance will be eagerly anticipated by their Irish fans.

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Oxegen Festival, IrelandARCTIC MONKEYS CONFIRMED AS ONE OF THE HEADLINERS FOR OXEGEN 2011

ARCTIC MONKEYS are without question one of the defining bands of the last decade. Their first album, Whatever People Say I Am, That’s What I’m Not became the fastest-selling debut album in UK music history and the soundtrack for a generation. Their second release Favourite Worst Nightmare saw them hit No.1 again and pick up a Brit Award for Best Album and Best Band for the second year running.

The band developed their sound further with their critically acclaimed third chart topper Humbug. Last seen at OXEGEN in 2006, it’s brilliant to welcome ARCTIC MONKEYS back to Punchestown.

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Benicàssim Festival, Valencia, SpainOrganisers have confirmed that Bristol band PORTISHEAD will be joining Primal Scream, Arctic Monkeys an The Strokes at next year’s Benicassim festival in Spain.

Benicassim 2011 takes place from the 14th to 17th July

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Benicàssim Festival, Valencia, SpainFIRST ACTS CONFIRMED FOR BENICASSIM FESTIVAL 2011!

Established 1994 in Valencia, Spain the 4 day festival close to the beech has announced its first acts – THE STROKES, PRIMAL SCREAM and ARCTIC MONKEYS

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