This Week In Festival News (Feb. 7-11, 2022)
Another week, another exciting selection of festivals. We've rounded up a collection of impressive lineup announcements you don't want to miss out on. Festival season is just around the corner, so it's time to start planning!
Tomorrowland 2022 Stage Hosts & Lineup Announcement
Tomorrowland returns with two massive announcements. After posting that the famed festival will take place for three back-to-back weekends later this summer, the festival has finally unveiled its striking array of stage hosts and extraordinary artists. This year, Tomorrowland welcomes more than 700 of the world's leading electronic artists to perform across 14 different stages at the most magical place on earth.
Catering to all dance music genres and soundscapes, Tomorrowland is proud to present stage hosts Afterlife, Anjunabeats, Defected, DJ Tennis Curates, Glitterbox, Higher Ground, KNTXT, Printworks London, and Sexy By Nature, among many others.
Prodigious names like Above & Beyond, ACRAZE, Adam Beyer, Adriatique, Alesso, Armin van Buuren, ARTBAT, Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike, Diplo, DJ Diesel, Eric Prydz presents HOLO, Fisher, Kungs, Lost Frequencies, Maceo Plex, Martin Garrix, Tale Of Us, Tinie Tempah, Vintage Culture, and many more are bound to make this upcoming production of the internationally renowned festival an unforgettable one.
Pre-Registration for Tomorrowland tickets is now open.
Veld Music Festival Full Lineup Announcement
Veld Music Festival returns to Toronto in full force this summer with an eclectic selection of artists on their 2022 lineup. The distinguished Canadian music festival has just announced Alesso, Armin Van Buuren, The Chainsmokers, Marshmello, Martin Garrix, Porter Robinson, and rappers Polo G and Gunna as this year's headlining acts. Other hip-hop and electronic artists taking the stage are DVBBS, Lane 8, Tchami, Meduza, Will Clarke, John Summit, Coi Leray, bbno$, Manila Grey, Nardo Wick, and Saint Jhn.
For its grand return, the highly-acclaimed festival has been extended from two to three days on July 29-July 31 at the breathtaking Downsview Park. Following heavy COVID-related restrictions across the country and an uncontrollable two-year hiatus attendees, will finally get the opportunity to feel free, leave all their worries behind, and bask in all of the lively outdoor festival's glory this summer.
Tickets to Veld Music Festival are available now.
Camp Nowhere Dates & Lineup Announcement
As one of Texas's most intriguing festival concepts, Camp Nowhere returns to the Lone Star State this summer for another two-day, two-city venture. This year, Austin will host day one of the festival at the Germania Insurance Amphitheater on June 10. Dallas hosts day two on June 11 at the Dos Equis Pavillion.
Porter Robinson, Lane 8, Nora En Pure, LP Giobbi, Evan GIIA, Moore Kismet, and Fletcher made it on the bill this time around. If you're a devoted fan of any of these incredible artists, it might be worth it to hit both productions to catch them two days in a row.
Previously, Camp Nowhere lineups have included electronic mainstays such as Odesza, Rezz, Louis the Child, Said the Sky, ZHU, Gryffin, Jai Wolf, and more. There's no doubt this upcoming summer celebration will be one for the books!
Tickets to Camp Nowhere, Austin, and Dallas are available now.
Kappa Futur Festival Phase One Lineup Announcement
Kappa Futur Festival returns to Italy this July for its debut three-day production, and they've finally confirmed phase one of the lineup. Recognized globally as a one-of-a-kind, immersive music, and digital arts festival, Kappa Futur takes place July 1-3 at the famous Parco Dora in central Turin.
In addition to the phase one lineup, they announced the day-to-day. It's rare for a festival to unveil this much info early on.
Day one will feature Belgium's queen of dark techno Amelie Lens alongside Andrea Oliva, Boris Brejcha, Four Tet, Peggy Gou, Nyege Nyege, Syreeta, Wade, and Reinier Zonneveld (Live). On Saturday, CamelPhat, Craig Richards, Derrick Carter, Diplo, Jamie Jones b2b The Martinez Brothers, Ricardo Villalobos, and Sonja Moonear will keep attendees on their feet.
Finally, the king of techno Carl Cox, Motor City Drum Ensemble's Danilo Plessow, Italian natives Enrico Sangiuliano and Joseph Capriati, Danny Tenaglia, Dennis Cruz, Helena Hauff, Monika Kruse, and PAWSA will close out the festival on a high note. Stay tuned for the upcoming phase two announcement coming soon!
Tickets to Kappa Futur Festival are available now.
UNTOLD Festival Phase One Lineup Announcement
UNTOLD Festival is by far one of the most extravagant music festivals out there. It returns to Transylvania, Romania, this year for another magnificent showcase. From Aug 4-7, some of the finest names in electronic dance music will touch foot on the designated 'Temple Of Luna' UNTOLD grounds.
Above & Beyond, Anne-Marie, David Guetta, Don Diablo, G-Eazy, Kygo, Major Lazer Soundsystem, Morten, Oliver Heldens, Paul Kalkbrenner (Live), and Tujamo will be taking over the Main Stage all weekend long.
Elsewhere on the Galaxy Stage, festival-goers can expect to witness some of the most hypnotizing, hard-hitting techno sounds from Ann Clue, Boris Brejcha, Jamie Jones b2b Loco Dice, Reinier Zonneveld (Live), and Richie Hawtin. With plenty of other high-profile names yet to be announced for Chapter VII of UNTOLD.
Tickets to Untold Festival are available now.
Ubbi Dubbi Daily Lineup Announcement
Widely recognized for winning the "First Festival Back" award last year after what felt like an eternity of zero nationwide music festivals, Ubbi Dubbi returns to the Texas Motorplex on April 22 for another spectacular production. Hosted by the one and only Disco Donnie Presents, Ubbi Dubbi's quirky, cartoonish mascots give it a throwback rave vibe that makes sense given its iconic founder's history.
Saturday festival-goers will witness unforgettable acts from names like Black Tiger Sex Machine, Alison Wonderland, Excision, Dom Dolla, Kyle Kinch, Mize, Ravenscoon, Peekabo, and more. Sunday highlights include Clozee, Diplo, Tiësto, Camelphat, Gorgon City, Memba, Sonny Fodera, and Zeds Dead. Each day's jaw-dropping artist rosters are sure to have attendees ready to go the moment the festival gates open at this sensational, PLUR-driven camping festival.
Tickets to Ubbi Dubbi are available now.