News: Pete Tong to assist in launching first ever Ibiza festival with rock theme
Legendary host of BBC Radio 1′s “Essential Mix” radio show, Pete Tong, is teaming up with LiveNation and IMS (Ibiza Music Summit) to launch Ibiza’s first ever festival. The island will host Ibiza123, its theme? “Rocktronic”. In MTV News’ interview, Tong explains that the festival will give electronic artists the chance to work with legendary rock collaborations such as Sting and The Basement Jaxx, Elton John and Pnau, and Lenny Kravitz alongside Luciano.
The festival will also include other electronic artists like Axwell, Tinie Tempah, David Guetta, Tiesto, Pete Tong, Fatboy Slim, Chase & Status, and many more. Ibiza123 is set for July 1st through the 3rd. This exciting and innovative festival will certainly be one to add to the EDM history books.
Watch Ibiza123′s teaser.