The Most Anticipated Music Festivals Of 2022

Can you imagine a world without concerts? Something like this was 2020, the year in which the Covid-19 pandemic spread around the world and massive events, such as live shows, had to be cancelled. A difficult year that we try to understand from the special Music, Industry and Pandemic: echoes of a crisis.

Virtuality became the quick solution to mitigate the lack of concerts, but an experience in front of a screen will never be the same as in person. That’s when bands like Love of Lesbian they began to do massive concert pilots but with biosafety measures and thus, little by little the industry was getting stronger again.

After in August 2021 the Festival Lollapalooza Chicago, which was attended 385,000 people With their complete vaccination schedule, where a total of 203 cases of infection were registered, the big festivals began to announce their 2022 edition. For this reason, here we leave you a guide with some of the most outstanding massive events in the world that this year return to presence.

Jamming Festival (March 19, 20 and 21)

Edition after edition Jamming Festival It has been consolidating itself as a benchmark for lovers of hip hop, reggae and dancehall in Colombia. There will be three intense days of festival and culture of the “One Love” in Ibagué, and the most ambitious poster to date with artists such as Black Eyed Peas, Don Omar, Caifanes, Sean Paul, and more.

Combo price 3 days: $640,000
Per day: $250,000

Stereo Picnic (March 25, 26 and 27)

After 1083 days without knowing anything about the return of the Picnic, #ElComeBackDelFEP promises to be one of the most powerful parties of the next year, a long-awaited return to live shows, music, dance and all the culture that surrounds the famous Colombian festival. Foo Fighters, The Strokes y J Balvin are the artists who lead this edition.

Combo price 3 days: $755,000
Per day: $365,000

Ultra Music Festival (September 16 to 18)

Since 1999, this event has been held, in which electronic music is mainly highlighted, and it takes place in Miami, Florida and this year will feature the shows of Afrojack, Adam Beyer, Amelie Lens, Alesso, David Guetta, Kygo, Carlcox and more.

General admission price 3 days: US$507

Coachella (April 15-17 and 22-24)

Indio, California is the epicenter of one of the most important international festivals, the Colorado desert has hosted the industry’s top performers since 1999. This year’s lineup is headed by Harry Styles, Billie Eilish y Kanye West (Ye), and among the Colombian artists who will perform She Minus Y Karol G.

General admission price between US$449 and US$499

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Stagecoach (April 29 to May 1)

It is a country music festival held in the Empire Polo Club, in Indio, California, an exhibition window for emerging artists, which also brings together the greats of rock, bluegrass, folk and of course country. This year will feature the participation of Thomas Rhett, Carrie Underwood, Luke Combs and more.

General admission price 3 days: between US$419 and US$439

Baum Festival (May 21)

The most anticipated rave in the country is back with a tribute to the entire legion, who waited patiently and never stopped believing. The tree festival It is one of the most important electronic parties in Colombia. Adana Twins, Giorgio Angiuli, Gladkazuka, Barker, Book Shade and more will be part of this edition.

VIP Price: $209,000 + $27,000 = 236,000

Primavera Sound (June 2 to 12)

Barcelona prepares to celebrate two decades of Primavera Sound with an unprecedented poster. In fact, this year the festival will be held for more days, with a celebration in style with more than 400 artists. The most ambitious edition of the event will include the shows of The Strokes, Tame Impala, Tyler, Gorillaz, Jorja Smith, Dua Lipa, Beck, Yeah Yeah Yeahs and more.

Price per day: €110
Weekend €257
Two weekends €425

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Sónar (June 16, 17 and 18)

Since 1994 electronic and experimental music, art and design come together every year in Barcelona to celebrate technology, creativity and of course music. This year will feature the participation of artists such as Nathy Peluso, The Chemical Brothers, C. Tangana, The Blaze and more.

Price per day: between €35 and €72
3-day pass: €185

Azkena Rock Festival (June 16, 17 and 18)

Every year Vitoria, Álava, Spain prepares for a musical download full of rock with the Last Rock Festival which this year reaches its tenth edition with artists such as Patti Smith and Band, The Offsping, Black Mountain, and more.

Bonus price 3 days: €145

Roskilde Festival (June 25 to July 2)

It is celebrated every year in the Danish city of Roskilde, is a historic milestone, since it was created in 1971 and is one of the most outstanding European festivals together with Glastonbury. For its 50th anniversary, the festival will have Dua Lipa, Tyler, The Creator, Haim, St. Vincent and more.

Price for the 8 days of the festival: 2,250 KR (US$251)
Price per day 1100 KR (US$123)

Mad Cool Festival (July 6-10)

Since 2016 Madrid has become the epicenter of this festival in which music, gastronomy and art are mixed, for this edition it returns with a poster headed by Metallica, Twenty One Pilots, Placebo, Imagine Dragons, The Killers, Stormzy, Muse, Queens of the Stone Age, Jack White, Nathy Peluso and more.

Price per day: between €65 and €75
4-day pass: €185
3-day pass: €179

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Bilbao BBK Live (July 7 to 9)

Since its first edition in 2006 it has positioned itself as one of the most important in Spain, this year the Bilbao Miribilla Arena will receive a mix of genres such as pop, rock, electronic and indie with artists from the likes of The Killers, Pet Shop Boys, LCD Soundsystem, Placebo and more.

Price per day: €60
Price 3 days: €145

Island (10 of 15 agosto)

Sziget means “island” in Hungarian, this is because the festival takes place on Óbuda Island, Budapest located within the Danube River, where this event has been held every year since 1993. For this edition, artists such as Arctic Monkeys, Dua Lipa, Kings of Leon, Stromae, Caribou, Jungle and more.

Subscription for 6: €290
Pass for 3 days: €195

Rock in Rio (September 2 to 11)

It is known as “the biggest festival in the world” Well, although it originated in Brazil, it has expanded to countries such as Lisbon, Madrid, Las Vegas, and more. This year bands like Iron Maiden, Guns n’ Roses, Coldplay y hasta Justin Bieber.

Price per day: $609,564

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Riot Fest (September 16-18)

A perfect festival to shake your head to the rhythm of genres such as punk rock, alternative rock and hip hop, it originated in 2005 in Chicago, but it has also reached cities like Denver Y Toronto. For the 2022 edition, two of the headliners have already been announced, My Chemical Romance y Misfits.

Price for 3 days: US$226

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