International hit festival Rock Werchter returns for its -38th year this summer (39th edition). Taking place from Thursday 4 July to Sunday 7 July in Werchter (Belgium), this year’s festival line-up features eighty must-see names for music fans of all genres including Blur, Kings of Leon, Green Day, The National, Editors, Depeche Mode and many more.
Festival tickets are selling like hot cakes. Day tickets for Friday, Saturday, Sunday and the combitickets have already sold out. Tickets are still available for Thursday 4 July,– so quick booking is advised.
Over the four days of the festival, fans can watch some of the finest and biggest acts in the world on three stages. As always, established names, legends old and new and the biggest acts will take their place on the Main Stage. KluB C will focus on electronic music in all its danceable forms on Friday and Saturday. On Thursday and Sunday it will be the place to listen to up-and-coming new talent, (more) intimate performances and dance beats into the early hours. In The Barn, we welcome back familiar names, but it is also the spot to discover tomorrow’s heroes.
The following acts will be performing at Werchter 2013: A Day To Remember, Airbourne, All Time Low, Alt-J, Angel Haze, Asaf Avidan, Azealia Banks, Balthazar, Band of Horses, Bastille, Black Rebel Motorcycle Club, Ben Howard, Biffy Clyro, Bloc Party, Blur, Boys Noize, C2C, Charles Bradley and his Extraordinaires, Depeche Mode, Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike, Disclosure, Dizzee Rascal, Django Django, Earl Sweatshirt, Editors, Fidlar, Frank Ocean, Gary Clark Jr., Gogol Bordello, Goose, Graveyard, Green Day, Haim, Jake Bugg, James Blake, Jamie Lidell, Jessie Ware, John Legend, Jonathan Jeremiah, Ke$ha, Kendrick Lamar, Kings of Leon, Laura Mvula, Lianne La Havas, Major Lazer, Matthew E. White, Modest Mouse, Modestep, Netsky (live), Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds, Odd Future, Of Monsters and Men, Palma Violets, Passenger, Phoenix, Rammstein, Richard Hawley, Rudimental, Sigur Rós, Stereophonics, SX, Tame Impala, The Black Angels, The Bloody Beetroots, The Bots, The Gaslight Anthem, The Hives, The Lumineers, The National, The Script, Thirty Seconds To Mars, Tom Odell, Trash Talk, Twin Forks, Two Door Cinema Club, Vampire Weekend, Vintage Trouble, Vitalic VTLZR, Volbeat and Youth Lagoon.
During 2012, around 140,000 festivalgoers from all over the world attended the sold-out event. Rock Werchter has won multiple awards, including the prestigious ILMC Arthur Award for ‘Best Festival’ for the fifth time in March.
For those heading to Rock Werchter from the UK, we’ve made getting there simple and cost effective with their coach service. With pick-up points all over the UK, book your return coach travel directly to the festival from just £99 per person.
For more information just visit our Rock Werchter page: http://www.planetfestival.co.uk/festival/rock-werchter