Hungary’s most popular summer festival Sziget, which will be held for the 25th time this year, has added a bunch of new names to its 2017 line-up.
In addition to the already listed performers (Bad Religion, Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike, DJ Shadow, GTA, GusGus, Kensington, Mac DeMarco, Major Lazer, Oh Wonder, Oliver Heldens, Tom Odell, Two Door Cinema Club, Vince Staples, W&W) eighteen new names have now been announced for Sziget 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: