Monday 3 December 2012, 11:46 | By Aly Barchi
Festival line-up update – 3 Dec 2012
So in festival additions news, Nottingham ‘lad’ Jake Bugg is going to be playing the first night parties of Mallorca and Ibiza Rocks in 2013, an honour awarded to Biffy Clyro, Plan B and Ed Sheeran in past years.
Says young Bugg, who’s the only artist confirmed at either festival so far: “I’m really looking forward to playing Ibiza Rocks in 2013. I did it as support earlier this year with Ben Howard, so it’s great to be invited back to play a great outdoor headline set. It seems like every time people say guitar music is dead, that’s when it comes back. I think people are hungry for it”.
They sure are. Trace Bugg’s above-mentioned movements, plus the first sign of what’s destined to be a fine new alt-dance weekender, Pleasure Principle, via the following listings:
IBIZA ROCKS, Ibiza Rocks Hotel, Ibiza, Spain, 4 Jun – 18 Sep 2013: Jake Bugg. www.ibizarocks.com
MALLORCA ROCKS, Mallorca Rocks Hotel, Mallorca, Spain, 5 Jun – 19 Sep 2013: Jacke Bugg. www.mallorcarocks.com
PLEASURE PRINCIPLE, Trevelgue Holiday Park, Cornwall, 26-28 Apr 2013: TNGHT, Rustie, Oma S, Joy Orbison, Jackmaster, Just Blaze, J-Rocc, Robert Hood, Blawan, Ben UFO, Levon Vincent, DJ EZ, Oneman, Loefah, Floating Points, Redinho, Legowelt, Space Dimension Controller, Move D, Deadboy, Maurice Fulton, John Talabot, Spencer, Koreless. pleasureprinciple.net