///Plan B, Example and more added to Parklife Weekender lineup

Plan B, Example and more added to Parklife Weekender lineup

By | 2018-11-18T19:50:35+00:00 February 17th, 2013|Categories: Festivals, Parklife Weekender|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Taking the reigns as the musical Mecca of the north Parklife announces a line-up of globally renowned artists including DJ Fresh, Rita Ora, TEED, Joey Bada$$, Aluna George, Disclosure as well as many more. Parklife Weekender takes place on 8th and 9th June 2013 signalling the start of the summer and for only £69.50 a ticket, it is arguably the best value for money festival in the UK this year. For tickets please visitwww.parklife.uk.com


Plan B will be making his Parklife Weekender debut this year, entertaining the thousands with tracks from his two number one albums, The Defamation of Strickland Banks and the critically acclaimed Ill Manors, which saw Drew return to his original protest rap lyricism. 2013 is set to be Plan B's year as he is nominated yet again for Best British Male and Best Album for Ill Manors at the BRIT Awards. Plan B is no doubt going to be a huge success at this years Parklife Weekender. Parklife Weekender will also be welcoming Example for the very first time in 2013, the artist reveals that he cannot wait to play to Manchester fans, "I am really looking forward to playing my first-ever Parklife Festival… I've played up North a few times and the crowds are always up for it and I buzz off their energy!". 

Parklife Weekender has thoroughly established itself as the musical Mecca of the north, following on from three sell-out years, 2013 is guarenteed to be the biggest and best offering yet. Increasing artist numbers by hundreds yet keeping ticket prices at only £69.50 for a weekend pass, Parklife ensures that it maintains its status as 'by far one of the best value festivals in the UK' according to Elisa Bray, Music Editor, The Independent. 

Also on the bill are a host of eclectic acts which showcase everything from Brooklyn agile rapper Joey Bada$$, to the enticing voice of Aluna Francis in London electronic pop duo Aluna George, to the chart topping euro-house pop prince TEED, otherwise known as Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs. 

Parklife Weekender has yet again programmed an exciting and varied mix of sounds, from global superstar Mark Ronson performing back to back with scratching legend A-Trak, to both David Rodigan and Hudson Mohawke curating their own stages, the latter showcasing his revered live duo TNGHT. Mainstay favourites return to Manchesters number one festival including Leeds based label Metropolis who will be celebrating their 10th birthday in style welcoming Sub Focus, Benga, Jaguar Skills and many more to party in their first decade.

 

SATURDAY
MAIN STAGE in association with The i 

PLAN B 
THE MACCABEES
JESSIE WARE 
DELPHIC
CRAZY P 
QUADRON 
TROJAN SOUND SYSTEM
WILL TRAMP 

WHP & Now Wave present SOUNDS OF THE NEAR FUTURE in association with FACT

DISCLOSURE
FOUR TET – LIVE
ALUNA GEORGE 
DAPHNI 
DANNY BROWN 
JOHN TALABOT 
KRYSTAL KLEAR
CYRIL HAHN 
LAPALUX
NOW WAVE DJS

CIRCO LOCO

MACEO PLEX
KERRI CHANDLER 
DAVIDE SQUILLACE 
TALE OF US 
SHHAUN REEVES 
CIRILLO 

KALUKI PRESENTS THE JAC

MAYA JANE COLES 
HEIDI
BICEP 
CASSY 
GEORGE FITZGERALD 
ELLESSE
Plus very special guest 
DERRICK CARTER 

PARADISE presents HOT NATURED 

HOT NATURED – LIVE 
JAMIE JONES 
LEE FOSS
DYED SOUNDOROM 
RICHY AHMED 
ROB JAMES 
WAFF

HOSPITALITY 

NETSKY – LIVE 
HIGH CONTRAST 
CAMO AND KROOKED 
DANNY BYRD 
LONDON ELEKTRICITY [DJ SET] 
SPY 
FABIO
NU:LOGIC 
FRED V & GRAFFIX 
METRIK 
MCs: WREC, DYNAMITE, REXAS, YOUTHSTAR

TERRACE – DROP THE MUSTARD 

MADEON 
JAMES ZABIELA 
FAKE BLOOD 
REDLIGHT 
PEARSON SOUND 
BEN UFO
BONDAX
DUSKY 
HUXLEY 
MARIBOU STATE

10 YEARS OF METROPOLIS 

SUB FOCUS [DJ SET]
BENGA
JAGUAR SKILLS
HYPE 
FRICTION
FOREIGN BEGGERS 
RONI SIZE [FULL CYCLE SET] 
DISMANTIE
CULPRITE
NORTH BASE
MCs: DYNAMITE, ID, IC3, GQ & TONN PIPER
 

 
SUNDAY
MAIN STAGE in association with The i

EXAMPLE 
RITA ORA 
RUDIMENTAL – LIVE
WRETCH 32
IGGY AZALEA 
RIOT JAZZ – LIVE
JUICY DJS
JOHNNY DUB 
Plus very special guest
 
JURASSIC 5

 

HUDMO PRESENTS

TNGHT – LIVE
ACTION BRONSON 
ZEBRA KATZ
BREAKBOT 
HUDSON MOHAWKE [DJ SET] 
JACKMASTER 
REDINHO 
SPENCER 

 

CROSSTOWN REBELS 

DAMIAN LAZARUS 
ART DEPARTMENT 
SUBB-AN 
SHAUN REEVES 
ROB JAMES 
FRANCESCA LOMBARDO 

 

 
NOW WAVE in association with CLASH 

THE HORRORS 
EVERYTHING EVERYTHING
TOY 
LIARS 
SAVAGES 
KING KRULE 
TORO Y MOI 
POST WAR YEARS 
NOW WAVE DJS 
Plus very special guest 
JOHNNY MARR

 

BIG TOP

TOTALLY ENORMOUS EXTINCT DINOSAURS
SIMIAN MOBILE DISCO – LIVE 
TODD TERJE & LINDSTROM – LIVE
PLUS SPECIAL GUESTS TBA 
PLUS DJS
BOYS NOIZ
EROL ALKAN 
MAX COOPER 
WILL TRAMP

TERRACE – RAMJAM 

DAVID RODIGAN presents RAM JAM 
DAVID RODIGAN 
THE TODDLA T SOUND 
SHY FX
ZINC 
THE BUG feat. FLOWDAN, DADDY FREDDY AND MISS REDZ
DUB PHIZIX & STRATEGY
MELE 
VENOM SOUND SYSTEM

 

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