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Festival line-up update – 20 May 2011

By | Published on Friday 20 May 2011

Exit Festival

THE BIG FEASTIVAL, Clapham Common, London, 1-3 Jul: Partaking in the feastivities at this inaugural charitable event are the likes of Saint Saviour, Trophy Wife and Guilty Pleasures, who join a list of prior confirmations that features such luminaries as The Charlatans, Mystery Jets, Soul II Soul, New Young Pony Club and Roots Manuva.

EXIT, Novi Sad, Serbia, 7-10 Jul: Organisers have enhanced the Exit roster with the late additions of Seth Troxler, Damian Lazarus, The Hacker and Digital Soundboy Soundsystem, who take their places on a bill headed up by Arcade Fire, Pulp, Portishead, Grinderman and Jamiroquai.

LATITUDE, Henham Park Estate, Suffolk, 14-17 Jul: The announcements keep on coming for this year’s Latitude festival, with Dutch Uncles, Cocknbullkid and Dry The River fresh on the bill. Tipped Big Dada rapper Dels, art-punks Mazes and Brooklyn band Cerebral Ballzy are also new to proceedings, joining headlining trio Paolo Nutini, The National and Suede.

POSITIVUS, Salacgriva, Latvia, 15-16 Jul: A raft of names featuring Mark Ronson, Royksopp, Glasser, Pulled Apart By Horses, Frankie & The Heartstrings and Austra join the positively brilliant Positivus bill, which is topped off by such previously-confirmed bookings as Beach House, Editors, Hurts, James and Chapel Club.

ROCK FOR PEOPLE, Hradec Králové, Czech Republic, 2-5 Jun: A host of hard rock talent including My Chemical Romance, Paramore and Bullet For My Valentine features on the line-up for this hidden gem of a Euro-fest, with acts including Pendulum, Kele, Digitalism, White Lies, The Streets and Sum 41 also set to put in performances.