Organisers of Serbia’s famous EXIT Festival have now released the full phase 1 lineup for 2022.
This July, EXIT will welcome the likes of Calvin Harris, James Arthur, Joel Corry, Jax Jones, Masked Wolf, ZHU, AZRAZE, Shouse, Sepultura, Napalm Death, Blind Channel, Molchat Doma, Honey Dijon, Maceo Plex, Reinier Zonneveld (live), Denis Sulta, Anfisa Letyago, Mathame, Satori, Monolink, Brina Knauss, Marky Ramone, Djaikovski, She Past Away, Bury Tomorrow, Discharge, Incantation, Moscow Death Brigade, Nervosa, Tankard and numerous other local and regional acts.
The festival lineup also includes previously announced Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds & Boris Brejcha.
If you’re on the fence about attending, EXIT was twice proclaimed as “Best Major European Festival” at the EU Festival Awards and also won the “Best Overseas Festival” award at the UK Festival Awards.
The multi-genre music festival will take place at the colossal Petrovaradin Fortress from 7 – 10 July in Novi Sad, Serbia.
Tickets & travel
There are tons of travel/hotel options, camping, and also VIP tickets on offer, with an early bird pass starting at €87. Visit their website for more information.
EXIT Festival 2022 lineup (flyer)
EXIT 2022 promo video:
More about EXIT Festival
The festival was founded in 2000 in the University Park as a student movement, fighting for democracy and freedom in Serbia and the Balkans. After the Yugoslavian general election in 2000, EXIT moved to the Petrovaradin Fortress in 2001.
The festival was formed in the spirit of genuine youth rebellion, as a movement for freedom in Serbia and peace in the Balkans, the festival’s mission statement has been clear from the beginning – to achieve social change with music.
Social responsibility is still the key aspect of the festival activities, with the main focus on environmental and humanitarian activities, the creative industries development, as well as regional cooperation.
During its 20-year-old history, EXIT has hosted internationally acclaimed music stars such as Pet Shop Boys, Billy Idol, The Cure, The Killers, Guns N’ Roses, Franz Ferdinand, Motörhead, Iggy Pop, David Guetta, Massive Attack, Liam Gallagher, Grace Jones, Fatboy Slim, Cypress Hill, Beastie Boys, Snoop Dogg, Wu-Tang Clan, The Prodigy, Migos, Sex Pistols, Kraftwerk, Korn, Moby, Arctic Monkeys, Chemical Brothers, Faith No More, LCD Soundsystem, Nick Cave and The Bad Seeds, Pulp, Jamiroquai, M.I.A., Slayer, Ellie Goulding, Hardwell, Carl Cox, Avicii, Nina Kraviz and many others.
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