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Festival line-up update – 17 Jan 2012

By | Published on Tuesday 17 January 2012

Download Festival

BEARDED THEORY, Kedleston Hall Park, Derbyshire, 18-29 May: Folk singer Cara Dillon is the latest addition to this year’s Bearded Theory bill, as co-headlined by Levellers, The Damned, and Dreadzone and hosting the eclectic likes of Terrorvision, The Ashan Project, Astralasia, Hobo Jones & The Junkyard Dogs, The Popes and The Travelling Band.

DOWNLOAD, Donington Park, 8-10 Jun: Soundgarden will play their first UK show since 1996 at rock and metal fest Download this year. Also added to the bill today are Biffy Clyro, Tenacious D, Lamb Of God, Trivium, Anthrax, You Me At Six and Machine Head, while leading the charge from a totally different musical direction will be Chase & Status, who will be guests of already announced headliners, The Prodigy.

WARRIOR’S DANCE FESTIVAL, Kalemegdan Fortress, Belgrade, Serbia, 15 Sep: Also joining The Prodigy, but this time on the line up for this Serbian rave fest, are Skrillex, Eyesburn, Goblini & Ritam Nereda, Lollobrigida, and Petrol. A treat of a bill as it stands, with more acts to be announced soon.

WINTER SESSIONS WEEKENDER, Chamonix, France, 30-31 Mar: Norman Jay, Trojan Sound System, Scratch Perverts’ Mr Thing, Ninja Tune’s DK and rap types Lazy Habits are amongst the first flurry of acts confirmed for this annual snow-sports bash, with more DJs and performers yet to be unveiled.