ACTS CONFIRMED FOR SONAR
More festival news, anyone? Goldfrapp, Infadels and Gilles Peterson have all been confirmed for the Sonar festival, taking place in Barcelona from 15 – 17 June. Tickets, I believe, are on sale now.
ACTS ANNOUNCED FOR NIGHTMARE
The Stooges are to play this year’s Nightmare Before Christmas, which is being curated by Thurston Moore of Sonic Youth, who will also appear at the event, which is set to take place at Butlins in Minehead, Somerset, from 8-10 December. Tickets go on sale Friday at 9am.
SNOW PATROL HEADLINE JERSEYLIVE
Snow Patrol are to headline the JerseyLive festival, taking place at the Royal Jersey Showground in Trinity on 2 September. More acts are expected to be announced soon for the event, now in its third year. See http://www.jerseylive.org.uk for more info.
AUDIO BULLYS, DAFT PUNK FOR GLOBAL GATHERING
Daft Punk and Groove Armada are amongst the acts set to appear at this year’s Global Gathering. They join names such as Fatboy Slim, Deep Dish, Sasha, and Carl Cox on the line up for the event which takes place from 28 – 29 July at Long Marston Airfield, Stratford upon Avon. See http://www.globalgathering.co.uk for info.