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Secret Solstice 2017 – Second Lineup Announcement

Posted by on Mar 1, 2017 in Festivals

ICELAND’S SECRET SOLSTICE REVEALS 2ND PHASE LINEUP,
INCLUDING CHAKA KHAN, RICK ROSS, BIG SEAN, SETH TROXLER, ANDERSON .PAAK, THE BLACK MADONNA + MORE
June 16-18, 2017
Reykjavik, Iceland

Into The Glacier | Courtesy of Secret Solstice
Unveiling its second phase lineup, Secret Solstice Festival is proud to announce some of the biggest names to ever perform in Iceland including the nation’s biggest hip-hop announcement ever. Held over the never-setting summer solstice sun on June 16-18 in the world’s most northerly capital city of Reykjavik, Secret Solstice Festival welcomes Chaka KhanRick RossBig SeanSeth TroxlerYoung M.AAnderson .Paak and The Free NationalsThe Black Madonna and many more to its already impressive lineup.

With heavyweight acts such as the Foo Fighters, The ProdigyRichard Ashcroft, and Dubfire previously announced, the unending daylight and side events including the world’s only parties inside a glacier with Into The Glacier and a Midnight Sun Boat Party, makes Secret Solstice Festival a one-of-a-kind festival and party setting that promises to be one of the most unique events of the summer.

Hosting some of today’s most exciting names in hip hop, Secret Solstice’s newly announced lineup features Rick RossBig SeanYoung M.ARoots Manuva, and recent two-time Grammy nominee Anderson .Paak, along with his band The Free Nationals. Also added are Odd Future member Left Brain, viral star Princess Nokia, and young British rap talent Ocean Wisdom.

Flying into Iceland and adding to Secret Solstice’s already exceptional dance music lineup, Seth TroxlerThe Black MadonnaLane 8 and Cubicolor joining previous names like The ProdigyDubfireKerri ChandlerDusky, Soul Clap, Thugfucker, Wolf + Lamb, as well as Iceland’s own kings of electronica Kiasmos.

On the local front, the Icelandic contingent of artists has been bolstered, featuring rockers The Vintage Caravan, the island’s biggest name in rap Gísli Pálmi, and other local names including Ragga Gröndal, Vaginaboys, Valby Bræður, and more.
And finally, with an estimated 20 million album sales, and known globally for immense hits including “Ain’t Nobody” and “I’m Every Woman,” Queen Of Funk Chaka Khan has also been added to Secret Solstice’s 2017 lineup.
Secret Solstice’s incredible side events are now also on sale to people travelling  to the Icelandic music festival, with only 180 tickets in total available to their Midnight Sun Boat Party available for 14,900kr (approx. £111/€130/$138), and only 125 tickets to each of the event’s Secret Solstice presents Into The Glacier parties on sale at 49,900kr (approx. £373/€437/$463) while they last.
Secret Solstice has also just announced heavily-discounted package deals in partnership with their airline partner WOW air, including flights, accommodation, and festival passes bundled together with massive discounts off booking individually.  Available until limited numbers are sold out, buyers can use the code “wowairhotel” for 20% off hotel packages, and “wowaircamp” for 25% off camping packages. WOW air travel packages currently depart from these North American cities – Boston, Los Angeles, Montreal, Miami, Newark, and San Francisco.
Tickets to Secret Solstice’s fourth event are on sale now via official ticketing partners Tix.is and Eventbrite from 21,900kr (approx £164/€192/$203 USD) for a full event pass, with accommodation and ticket packages available via the [Secret Solstice website

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Secret Solstice’s full 2017 lineup as it stands can be found below, including all newly-announced names 
(Bold =  Phase 2 Artists)
Foo Fighters
The Prodigy
Rick Ross
Big Sean

Chaka Khan
Richard Ashcroft
Anderson .Paak & The Free Nationals
Young M.A
Rhye
Seth Troxler
Unknown Mortal Orchestra
Pharoahe Monch
Roots Manuva
Foreign Beggars
Kerri Chandler
Dubfire
Ata Kak
Dusky
Youngr
Högni
Kiasmos
Gísli Pálmi
Úlfur Úlfur
Soul Clap
John Acquaviva
Wolf + Lamb
The Black Madonna
The Vintage Caravan

Amabadama
Emmsjé Gauti
Thugfucker
Lane 8

Tania Vulcano
Left Brain
Artwork
Princess Nokia
Tay Grin
Gibbs Collective
Maxxi Soundsystem

Droog
Yotto
SHADED
Cubicolor
Ocean Wisdom

Novelist
Cymande
Ragga Gröndal
Jam Baxter
Nick Monaco

Soffía Björg
DJ RD
Klose One
BenSol
Vaginaboys
Shades of Reykjavík
Tiny
GKR
Aron Can
Dave
Jimmy Maheras
Glacier Mafia
DJ Sammy B-Side
Þórunn Antonía

Lord Pusswhip
Rix
Krysko & Greg Lord
Kinda Super Disco
Alexander Jarl
Fræbbblarnir
Valby Bræður
Teitur Magnússon
Védís Hervör
French Toast

Hildur
KSF
Alvia Islandia
Kristmundur Axel
Bootlegs
Since When

SXSXSX
JoaqoPelli
Fox Train Safari

Kilo
Captain Syrup
Marteinn
KrBear
Skrattar
Mogesen
Rob Shields
AFK
Seint
Holy Hrafn
M e g e n
DJ Baby Mama Drama