Often mentioned in the same breath as Glastonbury, Roskilde is continental Europe's biggest festival. The festival offers a variety of international acts and four days of music from Thursday 3rd until Sunday 4th July 2014. There are also warm up events which run from Saturday 28th June until the start of the festival.
The latest acts confirmed are Atomic Bomb!, Hugo Mendez, The Master Musicians of Jajouka, headliner Drake, plus Stevie Wonder, Manu Chao, Mogwai, Bastille, Darkside (Nicolas Jaar & Dave Harrington), Deftones, Diplo, Icona Pop, Les Ambassadeurs, Les Claypool's Duo De Twang, Skambankt, Sleigh Bells, The Horrors, Ibibio Sound Machine, Juana Molina, Toumani & Sidiki Diabate, Arto Lindsay & Paal Nilssen-Love Duo, Arto Lindsay Band, Balkan Khans, Banks, Barmer Boys, Bottled In England, Cancer, Cashmere Cat, Chorus Grant, Classixx, Connan Mockasin, Cuneyt Sepetci & Orchestra Dolapdere, Denai Moore, Dengue Dengue Dengue, Die Nerven, DJ Nigga Fox, Drug Honkey, Electric Wizard, Emicida, Eprom, Fendika, Future Islands, Groundislava, Helhorse, Kelela, Klumben & Raske Penge, La Chiva Gantiva, Lunice, Major Lazer, Mamar Kassey, Maya Jane Coles, Moodoid, Mournful Congregation, The Necks, The Ocean, Omar Souleyman, Party Supplies, Perota Chingo, The Psyke Project, Ra, RL Grime, Ryan Hemsworth, Ryley Walker, Skammens Vogn, Slowolf, Spids Nogenhat, Tempel, Tokimonsta, Vattnet Viskar, and Vic Mensa.
They join The Rolling Stones, Arctic Monkeys, Damon Albarn, Deerhunter, Kasabian, Outkast, Chance The Rapper, Phil Anselmo & The Illegals, Interpol, Warpaint, Carcass, Lykke Li, I Break Horses, Samaris, Say Lou Lou, Cyril Hahn, Dilated Peoples, Chromeo, Forest Swords, James Holden, Kavinsky, Moderat, HAIM, Mo, Nails, Rob Zombie, Corrections House, The Black Dahlia Murder, Pusha T, Trentemoller, , Major Lazer, Mark Ernestus presents Jeri-Jeri, Jenny Wilson, Bombus, Hymns from Nineveh, A$AP Ferg, Earl Sweatshirt, Aoife O'Donovan, Jason Isbell and The 400 Unit, Jupiter Bokondji and Okwess International, King Ayisoba, World’s Fair, Psyched Up Janis, Fire! Orchestra, Jambinai, Blood On A Feather, Systema Solar, Black Pus, Future of the Left, Hookworms, Julia Holter, Merchandise, Bl’ast!, The Men, and Rumble In Rhodos.
Plus Bloksberg, Rynjolfur, Dnkl, Franskild, Iberia, Jaakko Eino Kalevi, Kant, Nause, Pandreas, Samaris, Say Lou Lou, Shadow Shadow, S!Vas, Slick Shoota, Snavs, Unkwon, We Are The Way For The Cosmos To Know Itself, Rising, The Awesome Welles, Blaue Blume, Bloody Beach, Communions, The Diver, Emilie Nicolas, Förtress, Get Your Gun, Heimatt, Hexis, Karl William, Kill J, Kindred Fever, Könsförrädare, The Minds Of 99, Mont Oliver, My Heart The Brave, Narcosatanicos, Slöa Knivar, Tidlige Armbånd for the Apollo Countdown stage.
For the line-up details as available please click here.
Tickets were priced at 1910 DKK (approx £215) nd have sold out.
This year tickets could also be paid for in 4 instalments. It was possible to withdraw from your purchase until the final instalment is paid.
Roskilde is keen for festival goers to arrive by public transport, to reduce CO2 emissions. They make these suggestions...
EUrail covers all of Europe. The festival-goers just have to pick the destination, then the EUrail ticket makes available the train ride to Roskilde. A discount is granted to everyone under the age of 26. DSB takes care of the majority of the Danish festival-goers' transport to the festival. During Roskilde Festival a train station opens at the festival area so the audience can easily get to and from the town of Roskilde.
Swebus Express takes care of bus transport from Norway, Sweden and northern Germany. For the last couple of years, Swebus Express has taken festival-goers to Roskilde Festival, and in 2014 Swedes and Norwegians can go from Stockholm and Oslo, respectively, and straight to the festival area. City-Trafik supplies shuttle busses between Roskilde Station and the festival area. Bus lines are going both to Camping East and West.
For detailed information on all aspects of the festival, click here.
More information will be here when available.
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