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Sziget Festival Adds 22 New Names, Including PJ Harvey And George Ezra, To 2017 Line-Up

Hungary’s most popular summer festival Sziget, which will be held for the 25th time this year, has added a bunch of new foreign star performers to its 2017 line-up. In addition to the already listed singers and bands twenty new names have now been announced:

22 new names in the Sziget line-up! ?
PJ Harvey * alt-J * Rudimental live * George Ezra * The Naked And Famous * Steve…

Posted by Sziget Festival Official on Wednesday, 22 February 2017

 

This year’s Sziget Festival will take place between 9-16 August, on the Hajógyári island in the middle of Budapest. Previously Sziget received the awards for ‘Best Major European Festival’ twice, and also the “festival with the ‘Best Line-Up” award. Recently it has been also named “Artist’s Favourite European Festival“. In 2016, nearly 500,000 festival-goers from more than 100 countries attended the Sziget Festival, which set a new record in the event’s history.

via sziget.hu