Jan/Feb News: Lineups, Launches & Events

Jan/Feb News: Lineups, Launches & Events


If you still have the January blues, then we've got just the antidote to lift your spirits! For those still deciding which summer festivals they want to book, there are some juicy lineup releases coming up that might sway your decision, or alternatively if you need your music fix now, we've also rounded up the events happening this month and next.

Festicket are also super excited to be releasing some brand new packages for more festivals, giving you a greater selection to pick from! So grab your diary and mark down the following dates and announcements.

LINEUP RELEASES: 

  • PRIMAVERA SOUND - Lineup release: 21 Jan - Revealing the names via their official app, keep an eye on our social networks, as we will also be updating fans on who else is set to join The Strokes and Ride at this Spanish celebration of independent acts.
  • LES EUROKÉENNES - Lineup release: 11 Feb - The Chemical Brothers and Sting won't be the only acts playing at "The French Glastonbury", so stay tuned for more confirmations.
  • WE ARE FSTVL - Lineup release: To Be Confirmed - Having already confirmed Carl Cox, Loco Dice, Sven Väth and Jamie Jones, it's going to be quite a challenge to top those electronic legends, but we wait with epic anticipation to see who they confirm next. 
  • MAYDAY DORTMUND - Lineup release: To Be Confirmed - Set to continue its reputation as an explosive night of "electronic mayhem", we can't wait to see who will have the massive task of entertaining 25,000 raves from 6pm to 9am.

UPCOMING FESTIVALS:

  • POLLERWIESEN WINTERCRUISE - 25 Jan - Cologne, Germany - Chris Liebing, Butch, Marcel Janovsky: Germany's premium deep house and techno cruise.
  • SNEEUWBALL WINTER FESTIVAL - 31 Jan - Utrecht, Netherlands - Speedy J, De Sluwe Vos, Jay Hardway, Cari Lekebusch: A city centre winter wonderland with an electronic music twist.
  • AWAKENINGS EINDHOVEN - 31 Jan - Eindhoven, Netherlands - Loco Dice, Pan-Pot, Ben Klock, Marcel Dettman: Another round of the world-famous techno marathon.
  • WHERE'S THE MUSIC - 12 - 14 Feb - Norrköping, Sweden - Adam Cohen, Blues Pills, Nale: The explorative showcase where tomorrow's stars come today.
  • ULTRA SOUTH AFRICA -13 - 14 Feb - Cape Town + Johannesburg - Armin Van Buuren, Axwell ^ Ingrosso, Hardwell, Martin Garrix: The EDM Ultra brand comes to South Africa.
  • GODSKITCHEN AMOUR - 14 Feb - Birmingham, United Kingdom - Aly & Fila, Jordan Suckley, RAM, Mark Sherry: The Cupids of trance and techno.
  • DANCEFAIR - 21 - 22 Feb - Utrecht, Netherlands - 2000andOne, Bassjackers, Laidback Luke, Quintino: An electronic world leader of talks, workshops, performances and more.

FESTIVALS DUE TO LAUNCH AND PRICE INCREASES:

  • SONAR BARCELONA - Get your tickets for the "electronic & dance mecca" while you can as there will be a price increase on 26th January.
  • ARMADA DAY & NIGHT - Keep your eyes peeled for packages to the perfect warm up to Ultra Europe, date is still to be confirmed however it will be this month so stay tuned.
  • COMMON PEOPLE - The creative minds behind Bestival will be releasing a new festival in Southampton and our packages are going live on 19th January
  • ELECTRIC ZOO - Packages for New York's insane electronic festival will be going live on 19th January.
  • FIELD DAY - On 19th January will shall have packages for this two day summer event of alternative indie and electronic sounds.
  • PAPILLONS DE NUIT - Packages for the cultural beacon of Normandy will be available from the 21st January.
  • EASTERN ELECTRICS - The premier underground music event will be back for another unforgettable residency at Hatfield House this August, and our packed will be available from 22nd January.
  • AWAKENINGS FESTIVAL - Techno legends Awakenings is back for another round. Our packages will be live on the 23rd January.
  • 18 HOURS - Packages for the 18 hour dance marathon will be up from 24th January. 
  • NORTHSIDE - Packages for the bash with Alt-J, George Ezra and Sam Smith will be live on the 2nd February.
  • TINDERBOXX - The female-orientated festival will be bringing another stella line up of female artists/female-fronted bands. Packages will be live on the 2nd February. 

So there you have it, and remember to keep an eye out on our social networks to keep in the loop of any further announcements. 

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