WE ARE FSTVL Announces Full Lineup, Stage Hosts and Artist Breakdown
KSI, Craig David Presents TS5, CamelPhat, Tyga, Andy C, Tale Of Us, The Blessed Madonna, The Martinez Brothers, Patrick Topping, Todd Terry, Adam Beyer, Carl Cox, Marco Carola, Loco Dice, Deborah De Luca,Colyn b2b Innellea, Kevin de Vries, Michael Bibi + many more
6 TH – 7 TH AUGUST 2022, DAMYNS HALL AERODROME, UPMINSTER
PrettyLittleThing presents WE ARE FSTVL today announce the full line up of Camelphat, Apollonia, Jamie Jones, Luciano, KSI, Craig David Presents TS5, Andy C, Tyga, Tale Of Us, The Martinez Brothers, Dillinja, Patrick Topping, Todd Terry, Adam Beyer, The Blessed Madonna, Carl Cox, Marco Carola and Sonny Fodera as a South East festival exclusive as well as tens more across five carefully curated stages. On top of this, stage splits and an exciting mix of forward-thinking brand partners including Circo Loco, Glitterbox, CruCast and for the first time ever together, Afterlife and Camelphat, plus more have also been revealed for this supersized UK festival at Damyns Hall Aerodrome, Upminster on the weekend of August 6th and 7th 2022. Tickets are now on sale with payment plans from just £10 at https://www.wearefstvl.com
The hosts for this year’s stages can now be revealed: on Saturday, the world renowned crazy and colourful Ibiza crew Circo Loco host favourites including Apollonia, The Blessed Madonna, Jamie Jones and The Martinez Brothers, while Italian pair and emotional techno masterminds Tale Of Us host their own Afterlife stage. The stunning line up features label heads and melodic techno masters Tale of Us themselves alongside Grammy nominated pair Camelphat, breakout techno star Innellea plays back to back with Colyn, plus there will be more from Kevin de Vries and 8Kays, while acclaimed fast and affordable fashion brand PrettyLittleThing not only sponsors the whole festival but also has their own stage with Bru-C, Chip, Hardy Caprio and more.
Defected’s throwback disco brand and anything goes gang Glitterbox offer up some fantastical sounds from Anna Collecta, Armand Van Helden, Dave Lee, Toddy Terry, The Shapeshifters, Jellybean Benitez and more. Lastly on Saturday, drum & Bass royalty Andy C returns with his own carefully curated stage and scene mainstays such as Benny L, High Contrast, Kings of the Rollers, Randall b2b Dillinja and more all join him.
On Sunday, Circo Loco return again with a techno leaning line-up featuring heavyweights Adam Beyer, Carl Cox, Deborah de Luca, Marco Carola and TSHA, underground and edgy tech house crew Solid Grooves bring the freshest sounds with mainstays Dennis Cruz, Loco Dice, Luciano, Michael Bibi and more, PrettyLittleThing’s Sunday session features Craig David Presents TS5, KSI and Rudimental DJ set and then iconic UK house Defected bring Ferreck Dawn, Jess Bays, Low Steppa, Monki and Sonny Fodera amongst others. Last of all is the long running UK drum & bass outfit CruCast who use all their known how to line up some on point talent including Bou, Darkzy, Window Kid, Flava D, Lazcru, MC Ad, Skepsis and more.
The scene is now set and the final countdown has begun to the biggest and best PrettyLittleThing presents WE ARE FSTVL to date.
NOTES TO EDITORS:
ABOUT WE ARE FSTVL:
We Are FSTVL launched in 2013 and has seen an unprecedented rise in its capacity. Having won over 5 awards in its nine-year history We Are FSTVL has firmly established itself as one of the leading electronic and urban music festivals in Europe with ground breaking stage and visual production. This year the FSTVL returns to its spiritual home at Damyns Hall Aerodrome, affectionately known as The Airfield of Dreams.
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ABOUT UMAR KAMANI:
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