Archive for May 2011
We are delighted to announce after the huge success of The London Intl Ska Festival’s return this year we will be making it an annual event. 2012′s festival will be held on 3-6 May’12, with 30 bands & DJs from all over the world!
We are offering the first 100 x 4 day tickets at an earlybird/discounted price of £99.99 – saving you £40! And no booking fee! Grab these fast if you can as they went very quickly for the last festival.
We are also delighted to announce that next years fest will be held across 3 venues (one wristband gets you into all of them)… The Brixton Academy, The Sheperds Bush Empire and The Islington Academy. All 3 venues welcome 14 years of age and up (under 16’s must be accompanied by an adult).
The line up details will start to follow shortly. If you enjoyed 2011′s festival, 2012 is going to raise the standard even higher! We are currently programming a truly exceptional lineup… so expect some more world exclusives and another world-beating 4 day celebration of SKA in all it’s beautiful guises. I can’t tell you how excited I am about this. Please note we are not taking any applications from bands or DJs for 2012. We already have enough to fill the next 3 years!
Earlybird tickets can be bought here http://www.londoninternationalskafestival.co.uk/tickets/
Festival merchandise can be bought here http://www.londoninternationalskafestival.co.uk/shop/ including preordering the 2011’s film, book and album. Every sale helps towards next years festival.
Please invite your facebook friends to the event page at http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=175967799125277
THE LONDON INTL SKA FESTIVAL confirmed for 2012!
Thank you to everyone who came to this years London Intl Ska Festival. For our first year back it was incredible, and can only build. I’d like to say a huge thank you to all the bands, DJS, singers, crew and public that made The London Intl Ska Festival 2011 such a huge success. The audience was incredible. I got to meet people from Venezuela, USA, Argentina, Denmark, Germany, France, Japan, Austria, Italy, Australia, Sweden, Norway, Holland, Belgium and all over the UK. Thank you so much for traveling so far to come to the festival and make it a truly International Ska Festival and something truly special!
The reaction to the 4 days has been so positive that we have committed to make this an annual event. The line up is being programmed now and already looks amazing! There is some massive news coming very soon on the line up front. Please note we are not taking applications from any bands and DJs for 2012. Presale/discounted early bird tickets will go onsale next week! Keep checking here for announcement next week of tickets going onsale/bands & DJs being announced or our facebook page
In the meantime please check out our shop. Every sale/preorder helps towards 2012!