Simple Sziget: online festival alive!
If you feel like getting a taste of the Island of Freedom, but canâ€™t make it to SzigetÂ onÂ theÂ givenÂ day,Â checkÂ outÂ theÂ liveÂ streamÂ ofÂ theÂ festival, brought to you by OTP Bank with the help of Ustream. If you like what you see, but still miss the beers and the bass kick from your stomach, youâ€™re
never too late to join the party!
SzigetÂ Festival,Â OTPÂ BankÂ andÂ UstreamÂ areÂ happyÂ toÂ announceÂ theirÂ cooperation, resultingÂ inÂ anÂ excitingÂ liveÂ coverageÂ fromÂ theÂ Budapest-basedÂ event.Â SomeÂ ofÂ the biggestÂ actsÂ fromÂ theÂ festivalâ€™sÂ line-upÂ saidÂ yesÂ toÂ theÂ possibilityÂ ofÂ reachingÂ outÂ to theÂ globalÂ audienceÂ viaÂ theÂ liveÂ stream,Â soÂ forÂ all thoseÂ fansÂ whoÂ canâ€™tÂ beÂ atÂ the venue physically, thereâ€™s a way to survive with thehelp of their pc, tablet or mobile.
The broadcast will be available at www.ustream.tv/simple-sziget2013 and it will cover the 3 biggest stages of the event: Pop/Rock Main Stage, World Music Party Main Stage and A38 Stage. The shows will be live on air between 6-11 August every day from 4PM (CET) till late at night and the planned program presents more than 35 bands, including Ska-P, Skunk Anansie, Leningrad, The Fratellis, Editors, Emir Kusturica And The No Smoking Orchestra, !!!, Bat for Lashes and Enter Shikari.
The sequence of live streams will be opened by the special 40th anniversary concert ofÂ Hungaryâ€™sÂ famousÂ MuzsikÃ¡s ensamble,Â winnersÂ ofÂ theÂ WOMEXÂ award,Â whichÂ is probably the biggest acknowledgement in the world music scene.
TheÂ detailedÂ dailyÂ programÂ ofÂ theÂ liveÂ streamÂ willÂ beÂ availableÂ at www.ustream.tv/simple-sziget2013 Check out bands, chat with fellow fans from all around the world while watching the liveÂ streamÂ andÂ beÂ partÂ ofÂ theÂ worldâ€™sÂ mostÂ internationalÂ fanbase.Â TheÂ IslandÂ of Freedom is global and also online!