New Order announced for Exit
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Exit Festival is already one of our favourite festivals, and with the first announcements for this year’s shindig it doesn’t look set to disappoint us in 2012. The Serbian event have just announced New Order as the first main stage headliners. Formed after the demise of Joy Division, New Order are living music legends with their combination of rock, pop and electronic music they have constantly pushed boundaries and influenced all that followed. It is worth seeing them for dance-gem ‘Blue Monday’ alone, let alone the fact they might even dust off Joy Division’s incredible track ‘Love Will Tear Us Apart’ for a live airing. “I can’t express how thrilled I am that New Order will be playing at this year’s festival” says Bojan Boskovic, General Manager of EXIT. “Who can forget timeless classics like “Love Will Tear Us Apart”, “Bizarre Love triangle” and of course all time great “Blue Monday”. I can’t wait for New Order to perform at EXIT 2012 and I know fans will be excited too.” The festivals Dance Arena has also made some incredible first announcements with Swiss-Chilean DJ and Producer Luciano bringing his mystical blend of deep techno and electro and a colourful splash of rhythms alongside his trademark groovy and minimal beats. Joining him are Reboot Live, Kenny Larkin, Robert Dietz, Maayan Nidam for a special Cadenza Records showcase on Friday 13th July. As if the music announcement isn’t enough to get excited about Exit takes part in the magical magical Petrovaradin Fortress overlooking the river Danube for a four-day extravaganza (Thursday 12th July – Sunday 15th July) with a diverse and cutting edge line up, cheap food and drink onsite and the best campsite entertainment whilst bathing in the hot Balkan sunshine.