Øya Festival 2012 new acts announced (OFWGKTA, Haim, Friends, Kindness, Todd Terje & Lindstrøm etc)
aaamusic | On 22, Apr 2012
Øya is delighted to make several exciting additions to their 2012 line up including an exclusive performance from Norwegian producers and DJs Lindstrøm and Todd Terje who will be taking to the stage together for the first time. Renowned for his innovative edits and remixes, disco veteran Terje will be performing LIVE alongside multi-instrumentalist and progressive electronic producer, Lindstrøm for what will undoubtedly be a captivating and pioneering set.
They will be joined by hotly tipped all-female group Haim who’s recent string of performances at SXSW saw them recieve resounding critical acclaim and American alternative hiphop collective Odd Future. Tyler The Creator and co. will be joining previously announcend Frank Ocean to for a high octane performance on Friday night of the festival.
Also heading to Oslo will be Brooklyn’s freshest five-piece Friends, minimalist dance groover Kindness and Danish rebel-pop outfit Reptile Youth. Other line up additions include Norwegian acts Death by Unga Bunga, Amund Maarud, Siri Nilsen and Casa Murilo.
They join previously confirmed headliners Björk ,The Stone Roses and The Black Keys plus other acts including Florence And The Machine, Yelawolf, Azealia Banks, Feist and Norwegian acts Ane Brun, Jonas Alaska and Sudan Dudan.
Newly announced acts:
Todd Terje and Lindstrøm LIVE (NO)
Cloud Nothings (US)
Sondre Lerche (NO)
Amund Maarud (NO)
Casa Murilo (NO)
Death By Unga Bunga (NO)
Reptile Youth (DK)
Siri Nilsen (NO)
Previously Announced Acts:
BJÖRK (IS) / THE STONE ROSES (UK) / BON IVER (US) / THE BLACK KEYS (US) / KARPE DIEM / ANE BRUN / FLORENCE + THE MACHINE (UK) / REFUSED (SE) / THE AFGHAN WHIGS (US) / JONAS ALASKA / FEIST (CA) / FIRST AID KIT (SE) / SONDRE LERCHE / LINDSTRØM & TODD TERJE / THURSTON MOORE (US) / MAZZY STAR (US) / BOB MOULD (US) performs COPPER BLUE / FRANK OCEAN (US) / OFWGKTA (US) / SBTRKT (UK) / SUSANNE SUNDFØR / LARS VAULAR / YELAWOLF (US) / A$AP ROCKY (US) / AZEALIA BANKS (US) / BARONESS (US) / BEGLOMEG / CHARLES BRADLEY AND HIS EXTRAORDINAIRES (US) / BUSHMAN’S REVENGE / CASA MURILO / CEREMONY (US) / CLOUD NOTHINGS (US) / DÂM-FUNK (US) / DEATH BY UNGA BUNGA / THE DEVIL’S BLOOD (NL) / DIE A LEGEND / EL DOOM & THE BORN ELECTRIC / MATHIAS EICK / FACTORY FLOOR (UK) / FRIENDS (US) / THE GOOD, THE BAD AND THE ZUGLY / MARTIN HAGFORS / HAIM (US) / HEYERDAHL / HIGHASAKITE / NICOLAS JAAR (US) – LIVE IN CONCERT / KINDNESS (UK) / HÅKON KORNSTAD TENOR BATTLE / MIRROR LAKES / AMUND MAARUD / NEKROMANTHEON / SIRI NILSEN / OBERHOFER (US) / MIKHAEL PASKALEV / REPTILE YOUTH (DK) / ST. VINCENT (US) / SUDAN DUDAN / SUSANNA / TAMIKREST (ML) / MAYA VIK / THE WAR ON DRUGS (US) / YOUNG DREAMS / ÅRABROT
Entering into its 14th year, the Øya team have pulled together an initial line up of talent that continues the festival’s tradition of showcasing some of the most ground breaking and iconic acts from across the globe.