The Ting Tings, Frankmusik and Zane Lowe to open Ibiza Rocks 2009

Posted: 20th May 2009
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Joining the already incredible line up of artists announced for this years' Ibiza Rocks are The Ting Tings, Groove Armada, Friendly Fires, Soulwax, Frankmusik, Kissy Sell Out, Burn the Negative, South Central and Zane Lowe. All will take to the open air stage in the very centre of the Ibiza Rocks Hotel during Ibiza Rocks' 5th summer season of live shows, every Tuesday from 16 June to 8 September.

The Ting Tings have already rocked the foundations of pop and now they will rock the foundations of the Ibiza Rocks Hotel as they kick off a sensational summer of sizzling hot gigs on 16 June. Supporting Ting Tings and bringing his synths and beats to the Balearics will be Frankmusik plus Radio 1 DJ and champion of the best new bands, Zane Lowe.

Hailing from St. Albans, Herefordshire, Friendly Fires have made a massive splash on the music scene with their special blend of dance come indie come post-punk pop! The critically acclaimed band will take to the Ibiza Rocks stage on 23 June for a special gig and a sneak preview of what to expect when they support Blur later this summer

On 21 July, Groove Armada will bring their incredible big beats back to Ibiza. Dynamic duo and master remixers Andy Cato and Tom Findlay are no strangers to Ibiza but this special live set at the Ibiza Rocks Hotel is certain to be an unforgettable first!

Another first comes from South Central who will be tearing up the dance floor with their electro-punk tunes, supporting Pendulum on the 28 July.

Alternative rock/electro outfit Soulwax will put on a live show like no other at Ibiza Rocks on 1 September. Also known for their influential contributions to 'bastard pop' under the name 2manydjs, the Belgium brothers will make an incredible FIVE appearances as 2manydjs at Ibiza Rocks' official after party Reclaim the Dancefloor at Eden this summer. 'Ones To Watch' Burn the Negative will support Soulwax at Ibiza Rocks on 1 September.

Boasting its strongest and most diverse line up to date, The Kooks, Klaxons, The Enemy, Vampire Weekend, MGMT, Dizzee Rascal and Pendulum also feature on this summer's hottest line up.

Tickets are available now, costing £28.50 - £37.50 plus booking fee - check the "Ibiza Rocks 2009: Tickets" link in the sidebar to the right for availability.


  • 16th June: Ibiza Rocks: Opening Party with The Ting Tings, Frankmusik and Zane Lowe
  • 23rd June: Friendly Fires. Reclaim the Dancefloor: Chase & Status, Kissy Sellout and Toddla T
  • 30th June: The Kooks. Reclaim the Dancefloor: Brodinski, Aeroplane and Matt Walsh
  • 7th July: Live acts TBC. Reclaim the Dancefloor: Kissy Sellout, Fake Blood and High Contrast
  • 14th July: Keane, Zane Lowe. Reclaim the Dancefloor: Chase & Status /Sinden and Rusko
  • 21st July: Groove Armada Live. Reclaim the Dancefloor: 2manydjs, Steve Aoki, Aeroplane, Joe and Will Ask
  • 28th July: Pendulum, South Central (laptop / keyboard set). Reclaim the Dancefloor: Boys Noize, Fake Blood, DIM, Housemeister and Mix Hell
  • 4th Aug: The Enemy. Reclaim the Dancefloor: 2manydjs, Skream and L'Amour La Morgue
  • 11th Aug: Dizzee Rascal. Reclaim the Dancefloor: Pendulum DJ set, Scratch Perverts, Fake Blood and Sinden
  • 18th Aug: Vampire Weekend. Reclaim the Dancefloor: 2manydjs, Brodinski and Matt Walsh
  • 25th Aug: MGMT. Pendulum DJ set, The Bloody Beetroots, Sinden and Benga
  • 1st Sept: Soulwax/ 2manydjs and Burn the Negative. Reclaim the Dancefloor: 2manydjs, Fake Blood, Junior Sanchez and L'Amour La Morgue
  • 8th Sept: Ibiza Rocks: Closing Party with Klaxons and special guests. Reclaim the Dancefloor: Closing Party with Digitalism and Caspa