The upcoming months mark the most important period for music festivals worldwide. For music fans this is better than Christmas, because for the price of one ticket you get to see many acts all in one place. Get ready for the best music festivals of the second half of 2014!
Park Live Festival (RU)
Next up in the festival calendar is this festival in Moscow. It takes place at the All-Russia Exhibition Center – a true landmark of the city. This edition’s top performances feature Marilyn Manson, The Prodigy, Deftones and Die Antwoord. This year’s dates June 27-29, 2014
Sziget Festival (HU)
Sziget is the biggest summer music festival in Europe. It takes place on Óbuda, an island only a few kilometers from the heart of Budapest. This year’s dates August 11-18, 2014
Frequency Festival (A)
The line-up is a mix of rock, hip hop and electronic music from Germany and Austria always paired with international acts. This year Macklemore & Ryan Lewis along with Queens of the Stone Age, Skrillex, Placebo and Blink 182 headline the festival. This year’s dates August 13-16, 2014
Rock en Seine (FR)
The name of this festival in Paris is a word play with the French word “scène” and the Paris River Seine, which share the same pronunciation. This year’s edition counts with big names such as Artic Monkeys, The Prodigy, Lana del Rey, and more. This year’s dates August 22-24, 2014
Way Out West (SE)
Two things make this festival stand out from the crowd: It is complimented with a series of after-hour gigs at different clubs around the city of Gothenburg called Stay Out West. On the other hand it has strong focus on being environmentally friendly. This year’s line-up features OutKast, Röyksopp & Robyn, Queens of the Stone Age, The National, Future and much more. This year’s dates August 7-9, 2014.
And there’s more…
A little further down the road this year prepare for two great festivals in Chile! Primavera Fauna has already published the line-up for this year’s edition on November 22: 2ManyDJs, Icona Pop, Mogwai and Yann Tiersen among others will grace us with their presence. During December 19-21 get ready for Mysteryland. Just like its name says, it will be like a trip to another world. The line-up has been finalized yet, but check the official website for more news.
All that’s left to do is: Buy your ticket, check the program and make a schedule of concerts you don’t want to miss! Remember a music festival requires endurance. Make DARK DOG your companion to stay energized throughout the festival(s)!