We've spent much of the week at Austria's Snowbombing, drinking too much Jagermeister and dancing our ski boots into the snow. So here's what we've missed that you might want to know about...
Blink 182, Massive Attack, Arcade Fire for Rock en Siene
France’s Rock en Seine 2010 has announced 21 acts for this year’s event including headliners Blink 182, Massive Attack and Arcade Fire with support from Cypress Hill, The Kooks, Black Rebel Motorcycle Club, Foals, Underworld and a solo show from Bloc Party’s Kele on the opening day (27 August).
Queens Of The Stone Age, Paolo Nutini, LCD Soundsystem, 2 Many DJs, Two Door Cinema Club, Chew Lips and Jonsi will play the Saturday (28 August) while Roxy Music, Beirut, Eels, Wave Machines and Fat Freddy’s Drop will bring the curtain down on (29 August).
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Faith No More and more for Exit Festival
Faith No More are among the acts for Exit Festival. The legendary Californian rock band will bring a slice of metal history to life with an eagerly anticipated performance on the Main Stage with the 'holy grail' of punk rock Bad Brains and the UK indie rock band The Horrors, MTV Video Awards 2009 winners Elvis Jackson and Lollobrigida. Then, the uncatchable DJ Shadow and delightful Ms Dynamite are also set to join the already confirmed Chemical Brothers, Mika, Placebo, Missy Elliott, Röyksopp, LCD Soundsystem, Pendulum (live) and Crystal Castles.
DJ Zinc And Dynamite MC, DJ Friction And MC I.D, Breakage And Stamina MC, London Elektricity And MC Wrec, Foreign Beggars, DJ Randall And MC Moose, Mistajam And MC Majestic and Plastician will be hitting the decks.
David Guetta, Laidback Luke, A-Trak, Dirty South, Black Rose (Jesse Rose And Henrik Schwarz), Riva Starr, Solomun, Ost And Kjex (live) will also DJ while Fusion is hosting Does it Offend You Yeah?, Midnight Juggernauts, Jamaica, Antenat, Bambi Molesters, TBF. At Explosive Stage fans will see Behemoth, Suicidal Tendencies, The Exploited, Cathedral, Al And The Blackcats, Ex Deo, Decapitated and Inspector Cluso with many more on the bill.
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Festival Week-end au bord de l’eau announces line-up
The Bamboos, Jon Kennedy, Benji B, Yarah Bravo, Letto and Bonzzaj are among the bands set to play Festival Week-end au bord de l’eau along with Ame And Dixon, Ben Westbeech, Sumo, Da Cruz, Thesis Social Jam Session and Andi Malanders. DJ Giggs, Aktarus and Professor Wouassa have also been confirmed.
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