Radiohead To Headline Iceland's Secret Solstice 2016
January 28, 2016 at 11:46 AM (PT)
RADIOHEAD returns to the live concert arena with an apperance at ICELAND's SECRET SOLSTICE festival, set for JUNE 17th-19th in the country's capital city, REYKJAVIK.
The festival has unveiled its third phase lineup announcement for 2016, the biggest in the festival’s history since launching in 2014.
In total, 32 new acts have been added in addition to RADIOHEAD, including ROISIN MURPHY, AFRIKA BAMBAATAA, KELELA and ACTION BRONSON, plus local artists BANG GANG, MAMMUT, FUFANU, RIX and FACES OF WALLS, among others. This brings the announced set of names to 92 in total, with more to be announced.
Held over the SUMMER solstice weekend in ICELAND means three full days of never-ending daylight due to the close proximity to the ARCTIC CIRCLE.
A host of ticketing options are available for the 2016 event, with three-day passes starting from $190, VIP passes at $267, orexclusive Óðinn Super-VIP tickets limited to only 50 guests at $990. The festival recently also announced their "Package Of The Gods" for only three people to add on additional luxury options to their festival experience,at the premium price of $11,500. For more information, go here.
The festival has also announced the addition of its third and final side event in the form of the MIDNIGHT SUN BOAT PARTY, a late-night DJ event limited to taking 200 guests out into the ATLANTIC to watch the sun touch the horizon after midnight.
This adds to the already announced world’s only party inside a glacier – SECRET SOLSTICE presents INTO THE GLACIER – as well as the SECRET LAGOON PARTY, at a geothermal pool in ICELAND’s oldest volcano-powered nature bath outside of REYKJAVIK.