De shortlist voor de European Festival Awards 2014

Vandaag maakte de organisatie van de European Festival Awards de shortlist voor de awards van 2014 bekend. De Europese festivalprijzen worden voor de zesde keer uitgereikt en er zijn dit jaar negen Nederlandse festivals genomineerd. In januari worden de winnaars op Eurosonic-Noorderslag bekend gemaakt.

Muziekfestivals in meer dan 35 verschillende Europese landen streden voor de awards waaronder Best Major, Medium, Small, New en Indoor Festival. Tevens wordt er gestreden voor de award van Line-Up Of The Year. De titels voor artiesten zijn Headliner Of The Year, Best Newcomer en Anthem Of The Year. Er zijn ruim 1,2 miljoen stemmen van festivalbezoekers uitgebracht om de lijst samen te stellen.

De Nederlandse genomineerden zijn Best Kept Secret (Best Medium-Sized European Festival en Best European Festival Line-Up), Into The Great Wide Open (Best Small European Festival), Down The Rabbit Hole (Best New European Festival), Festival The Brave (Best New European Festival), Sensation (Best Indoor Festival), Birth of Joy (Newcomer Of The Year), Pinkpop (Best European Festival Line-Up), Friendly Fire (Promotor Of The Year), Mysteryland (The Green Operations Award) en Welcome To The Future (The Green Operations Award).

Zie hieronder de volledige shortlist…

Best Major European Festival

Colours of Ostrava (Czech Republic)
Electric Picnic (Ireland)
EXIT Festival (Serbia)
Hurricane & Southside (Germany)
NOS Alive (former Optimus Alive) (Portugal)
Rock am Ring/ Rock Im Park (Germany)
Rock Werchter (Belgium)
Roskilde Festival (Denmark)
Sziget Festival (Hungary)
Tomorrowland (Belgium)
Wacken Open Air (Germany)
Woodstock Festival (Poland)

Last Year’s Winner: EXIT (Serbia)

Best Medium-Sized European Festival

Audioriver (Poland)
Berlin Festival (Germany)
Best Kept Secret (The Netherlands)
Electric Castle Festival (Romania)
Hideout Festival (Croatia)
Lovefest (Serbia)
MasterCard Balaton Sound (Hungary)
OFF Festival Katowice (Poland)
Pohoda Festival (Slovakia)
Sea Dance Festival (Montenegro)
Volt Festival (Hungary)
Way Out West (Sweden)

Last Year’s Winner: Melt! Festival (DE)

Best Small European Festival

B.my.Lake (Hungary)
Feest in het Park (Belgium)
Festival Tauron Nowa Muzyka (Poland)
Grape Festival (Slovakia)
Happiness Festival (Germany)
Indiependence (Ireland)
Into The Great Wide Open (The Netherlands)
Jazz in the Park (Romania)
PLAI (Romania)
The Garden Festival (Croatia)

Last Year’s Winner: Fusion Festival (Romania)

Best New European Festival

Bergfestival (Austria)
Down The Rabbit Hole (The Netherlands)
Festival The Brave (Holland)
Imaginarium Festival (France)
MS Artville (Germany)
Sea Dance Festival (Montenegro)
Serbia Wonderland Festival (Serbia)
Signal Festival (Czech republic)
Sunscape Festival (Malta)
Your’in (Belgium)

Last Year’s Winner: B.my.Lake (Hungary)

Best Indoor Festival

Blues in Hell (Norway)
I Love Techno (Belgium)
I Love Techno (France)
Metal Hammer Paradise (Germany)
Reeperbahn Festival (Germany)
Rolling Stone Weekender (Germany)
Sensation (The Netherlands)
Sonar (Spain)
TiMAF (Romania)
Waves (Austria & Slovakia)

Last Year’s Winner: Metal Hammer Paradise (Germany)

Newcomer Of The Year

Birth of Joy
George Ezra
Hozier
Jungle
London Grammar
Mighty Oaks
Milky Chance
Mo
Royal Blood
Stromae

Last Year’s Winner: Imagine Dragons (USA)

Best Headliner

Arcade Fire
Arctic Monkeys
Imagine Dragons
Jack White
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis
Outkast
Pearl Jam
QOTSA
Stromae
The Black Keys

Last Year’s Winner: Arctic Monkeys (UK)

Festival Anthem of the Year

Arctic Monkeys – R U Mine
Atomic Bomb! – The Atomic Bomb! Band and Special Guests
Black Keys – Lonely Boy
Calvin Harris – Summer
Ellie Goulding – Burn
George Ezra – Budapest
Outkast – Hey Ya
Pharell Williams- Happy
Royal Blood – Come on Over
Stromae – Papaoutai

Last Year’s Winner: Daft Punk – Get Lucky (France)

De volgende awards zijn samengesteld door een deskundige jury uit festivalland:

Best European Festival Line-Up

Best Kept Secret (The Netherlands)
Glastonbury (United Kingdom)
Open’er Festival (Poland)
Hurricane/Southside (Germany)
Oya Festival (Norway)
Pinkpop (The Netherlands)
Primavera (Spain)
Rock am Ring / Rock im Park (Germany)
Rock Werchter (Belgium)
Sziget (Hungary)

Last Year’s Winner: Berlin Festival (Germany)

Artist’s Favourite European Festival

Glastonbury (United Kingdom)
Hove (Norway)
Oya Festivalen (Norway)
Primavera Sound (Spain)
Pukkelpop (Belgium)
Rock en Seine (France)
Rock Werchter (Belgium)
Slottsfjell (Norway)
Sziget (Hungary)
Way Out West (Sweden)

Last Year’s Winner: Lowlands (Netherlands)

Promoter Of The Year

FKP Scorpio (Germany)
Friendly Fire (The Netherlands)
Live Nation (Belgium)
Metropolis (United Kingdom)
ID&T (Belgium)

Last Year’s Winner: FKP Scorpio (Germany)

The Green Operations Award

Boom (Portugal)
Cabaret Vert (France)
Cambridge Folk Festival (United Kingdom)
Fusion (Germany)
Ilosaarirock (Finland)
Isle Of Wight (United Kingdom)
Maifeld Derby (Germany)
Melt! (Germany)
Mysteryland (The Netherlands)
Northside (Denmark)
Øya Festival (Norway)
Rock Am Ring (Germany)
Roskilde (Denmark)
Shambala (United Kingdom)
We Love Green (France)
Welcome to the Future (The Netherlands)

Last Year’s Winner: Way Out West (Sweden)

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Best Kept Secret 2023

Locatie
Nederland
Hilvarenbeek, Nederland
Datum 9-11 juni 2023
Line-up
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