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Festival line-up update – 25 Nov 2011

By | Published on Friday 25 November 2011

Benicassim 2012

BENICASSIM, Valencia, Spain, 12-15 Jul: Second headliners Florence And The Machine have just been confirmed to keep fellow bill-toppers The Stone Roses in fine company at next year’s edition of the summery Spanish fiesta. The Vaccines, also newly booked to play Benicassim 2012, complete the recent announcements.

EUROSONIC NOORDERSLAG, De Oosterpoort, Groningen, Holland, 11-14 Jan: Tipped Brit types Emeli Sandé, Spector, Matthew And The Atlas, The History Of Apple Pie and Veronica Falls are amongst the host of fresh additions to next year’s Eurosonic throng. With the overall bill nearing completion, they join the likes of TEED, Jessie Ware, Zulu Winter, Vondelpark and Battlekat on a pleasantly eclectic pan-European party.

ROCK WERCHTER, Rotselaar, Belgium, 28 Jun – 1 Jul: Red Hot Chili Peppers and Justice get first dibs on the Rock Werchter bill. Both are confirmed to appear on the festival’s Main Stage, with Justice taking opening night duties while RHCP secure the Sunday slot. Tickets for the event will go on sale on 3 Dec.