Latvia.travel mobile app. Your official guide for travelling in Latvia.

You are here

Britain's "The xx" confirms participation in "Positivus" music festival this year


Several popular groups, including the critically-acclaimed "The xx" from Great Britain, will perform at the "Positivus" music festival this year, as festival organizers informed LETA.

Canada's "Crystal Castles" and "Foxes", Danish bands "Efterkling", "Elektro Guzzi", and the highly popular Latvian band of the 1990s "Jauns Meness" have also confirmed their participation in the festival. "Sigur Ros" will be the festival's headliners this year, as previously confirmed by the organizers of the festival.

"Positivus", the largest music and art festival in the Baltic countries, this year will take place for the seventh time in Salacgriva from July 19 through July 21.

Related news
  Saturday, February 16, it will be Carnival in Riga for the very first time, with one and all invited to Bastejkalns Park for a full day of merriment featuring various attractions, games, contests...
The British band "Keane" tops the long list of acts set to appear at the popular music/arts festival "Positivus" this summer in Salacgriva.

02.08.2011 Mikelis’ Day fair

According to the ancient Baltic tradition, many Latvian cities and towns hold Mikelis’ Day fairs every autumn to celebrate harvesting. The fairs gather not only farmers and craftsmen with their...
Andzs Flaksis crossed the finish line first today, successfully mastering the 191km distance and taking the "Riga Grand Prix" at the "Tele 2" Riga Cycling Marathon today. He also...