Music festival Electric Castle will take place this year between July 14th and July 17th on the domain of the Banffy castle, in Cluj county.
Icelandic band Sigur Ros will perform in Romania for the first at the festival, on July 14. The lineup also includes Bring Me The Horizon, Bastille, Slow Magic, Dilated Peoples, Paul Kalkbrenner, Rusko, Flux Pavilion, Dub Pistols, Gui Boratto, God Is An Astronaut, Legowelt, and Romanian artists Urma, Mihai Popoviciu, The Model, Grimus, Firma, Nopame, and Argatu.
Sigur Ros are a post-rock band from Reykjavik, Iceland, who have been active since 1994. Their music appeared on the soundtrack of several movies and TV series. The band’s members also appeared in a Games of Thrones episode.
Some 120,000 people are expected to participate at the 2016 edition of the festival. The festival drew in some 100,000 people last year.
The full line-up and schedule of the festival can be checked here.
Tickets and passes, priced RON 172 to RON 431, are available at eventim.ro.
Advice on how to reach the site can be found here.