Blends feat. Joss Stone and Xavier Rudd
Dubai Media City Amphitheatre - Dubai - 01/05/2014 21:30-02:00
DJ Line Up: Joss Stone, Xavier Rudd
Event Info:

Living in the Middle East if you crave Culture & Quality Live Music, Blended is the event for you. Blended brings together – a mix of Blues, Roots, Jazz, Soul & Folk and features internationally acclaimed global artists.

Co-headlining day one is Australian musical legend Xavier Rudd who with an array of guitars, didgeridoos and percussion, Xavier has been credited with re-introducing Australians to indigenous music, mixing blues, reggae and folk whilst introducing the rest of the world to an entirely new sound.

Xavier is joined by UK soul sensation Joss Stone, famed for her gravelly but lustrous vocals. Joss, who had a record deal in place at the tender age of just fifteen, from which platinum selling albums including The Soul Sessions and Body Mind and Soul, 2 BRITs and a Grammy Award quickly followed.

Blended feat. Elvis Costello and Diana Krall
Dubai Media City Amphitheatre - Dubai - 02/05/2014 21:30-01:00
DJ Line Up: Elvis Costello, Diana Krall
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In a rare joint appearance Grammy-award winners Costello and Krall will open Blended – billed as a blues, roots, jazz, soul and folk festival – in May, with gravelly-voiced singer-songwriter Joss Stone headlining on day two.

SuncéBeat 5

SuncéBeat 5

The Garden - Croatia - 23/07/2014 12:00-12:00
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Tickets on sale now!
Wow – all 500 early birds have been snapped up in record time, but don’t worry – you can still join us in the sun with a standard ticket priced at just £125. Click here to get yours today! Each ticket includes full access to the entire festival site for the week, and entry to the magical Barbarella’s after parties. Mark the date in your diaries to be the first in line for our fifth birthday in the scorching Tisno sun!

SuncéBeat is a sparkling gem in Croatia’s festival scene with previous headline guests including deep house titan Larry Heard, Berlin powerhouse Prosumer, Detroit enigma Moodymann and the semi-mythical DJ Harvey.

The Festival Site
The Garden Tisno is set in a gently hilly area which overlooks our own private bay with a shimmering sandy beach and crystal clear waters. The village of Tisno, split between the mainland and the island of Murter, is just a ten-minute walk away, with a host of restaurants, cafes, apartments and small boutique hotels. Situated between Zadar and Split airports, our musical haven is easy accessible from all over Europe. Check out a range of travel options here.

Once the sun sets on the beautiful Dalmatian coast, we’ll take you to Barbarella’s, a magnificent, outdoor afterhours club we can party under the stars with the worldwide SuncéBeat family.

As usual we’ll be running our twice daily parties on the Argonaughty, including sunset trips close to the wonderful Kornati Islands, partying around the main stage and Tiki bar by day and Barbarella’s club by night. The entire site runs along a shimmering shoreline: dancing beside the glittering waters under a sizzling sun or a moonlit sky, and with fiery Funktion 1 systems installed across the site, it will sound as good as it looks!

The cold weather is now upon us, but we’re already planning next year’s adventure… Check out a few of these videos to help lift any SuncéBlues!

Mind Fluid Boat Party

Osunlade closing the Beach Stage with Prince – Sexy Dancer

The Roller Boogie Boat Party…

Lil Stevie dropping Tears at Barbarella’s

Kev Beadle playing Rock With You

Kenny Dope playing Southern Freez

Our resident DJ and crew member Gavin Kendrick has also compiled a musical diary of the SuncéBeat 4, check it out here:

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