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Festival line-up update – 15 Mar 2011

By | Published on Tuesday 15 March 2011

Ibiza Rocks

GLADE FESTIVAL, Houghton Hall, King’s Lynn, Norfolk, 10-12 Jun: Danish super-producer Trentemøller is to head up first night proceedings at the reinstated Glade fest, with Swedish techno label Drumcode Records hosting a showcase to close the show on Saturday evening. Third and final bill-toppers will be DJ duo Global Communications, with acts including Andrew Weatherall, Krafty Kuts, Dirty Vegas and Dub Pistols also fresh on the bill alongside such already-confirmed acts as Eskimo, Atomic Drop and Tristan.

IBIZA ROCKS, Ibiza, Spain, 31 May – 20 Sept: Running throughout much of the Ibiza summer season, the first acts announced for this year’s Ibiza Rocks include Fat Boy Slim, Biffy Clyro, Tinie Tempah, Friendly Fires and Magnetic Man. A diverse line-up, ably guided by this year’s Musical Director Zane Lowe, also features the likes of Example, Chase & Status, The Vaccines, Katy B, Brother and Labrinth.

LONDON FEIS, Finsbury Park, London, 18 Jun: Organiser Vince Power has newly announced that Imelda May, The Waterboys, The Undertones and Christy Moore are amongst those to join headliner Bob Dylan at the London-based gaelic gala this year.

SONAR, Barcelona, Spain, 16-18 Jun: Sonar has let loose its entire line-up, with new additions including Janelle Monae, The Human League and Toro Y Moi set to play alongside previously booked acts including MIA, Cut Copy, Underworld, Aphex Twin and Magnetic Man. This announcement comes with the news that luminary labels Ninja Tune, Big Dada and Tri Angle will also be showcasing their hottest talent with a series of special performances.