Iggy Pop and Two Door Cinema Club, headliners of the Xunta's new concert festival in Vigo

Iggy Pop and Two Door Cinema Club, headliners of the Xunta’s new concert festival in Vigo

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The latitudesthe new great festival in Vigo which will be held this summer for two days at the ocean liner dock and who organizes the Government of Galicia Within the Xacobeo program, it already has headliners: the American rock legend Iggy-Pop and Irish indie rock band Two Door Cinema Club.

The delegate of the Xunta in Vigo, Marta Fernandez-Tapiasrevealed today all the artists who will take the stage next to the sea for two consecutive days: the August 19 and 20 (Friday and Saturday) and highlighted that “The Xunta will bring to Vigo this summer, nowhere in doubt, the best musical offer in all of Galicia”. At the presentation ceremony, she was accompanied by the president of the Port Authority, Jesús Vázquez Almuíña; and the director of Esmerarte and the Latitudes festival, Kin Martínez.

The delegate of the Xunta in Vigo, Marta Fernández-Tapias, presented the Latitudes festival today. ALBA VILLAR


Fernández-Tapias: “A Xunta will bring to Vigo this summer, nowhere in doubt, the best musical offer in all of Galicia”

Iggy Pop will be joined at Latitudes by the concerts of:

  • Two Door Cinema Club
  • command diao
  • The Vaccines
  • Aphonic
  • Furious Monkey House
  • Zålomon Grass
  • Bullet

The territorial delegate stressed that “Galician music is in fashion” and that is why they will be present two local bands of recognized prestige in their styles (Aphonnic and Zalomon Grass) with two other Galicians, the already internationally consolidated Furious Monkey House and Bala.

About the ticketsthe delegate of the Xunta announced that the fertilizers (5,300) will go on sale tomorrow July 1 at 12:00 in Ataquilla. There will be four different price brackets: 35, 40, 45 and 50 euros. about whether there will be ticket sales per daythe director of Esmerarte and the Latitudes festival, Ki Martínez, advanced that it will depend on the rate of ticket sales.

The announcement of the artists has reminded that of the first edition of O Son do Camiño. In 2018, the festival organized by Esmerarte ranked Iggy Pop, Mando Diao and Two Door Cinema Club as headliners in a key date for this event to continue to this day.

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The concerts of the Latitudes festival are not the only ones organized this year by the Xunta within the framework of the Xacobeo. The Xacobeo Importa cycles are already underway (Pat Metheny, Marisa Monte, Agnes Obel and Leon Bridges) and the Xacobeo Vigo Cycle (Texas, Yann Tiersen, Fat Freddy’s Drop, Cimafunk and Steve Vai).

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For August and September, the Xunta announced two other main dishes (tickets are not yet on sale): the concert of C.Tanganawhich will be held on August 23 —just three days after Latitudes and also on the transatlantic dock— and the icing on the cake that was announced for September 8: Muse at the Balaídos stadium.

An August full of music in Vigo

Several of the artists who will give a concert in Vigo in 2022.


The summer concert schedule in Vigo It arrives this year loaded. Only in July there will be almost 30 great performances (You can check all of them at this link). But the August one will not be less: there are already more than 20 confirmed concerts:

  • August 2: Magic Dreams (children) in the auditorium of Castrelos. Tickets pending confirmation.

  • August 4th: Leiva in the auditorium of Castrelos. tickets to 12 euros in the stalls.

  • August 5: Anni B Sweet + Law (8:30 p.m.) in the auditorium Sea of ​​Vigo. tickets from from 25 euros.

  • 6th August: Sting in the auditorium of Castrelos. tickets to 12 euros in the stalls.

  • August 7th: A Banda da Loba + As fillas de Cassandra (9:00 p.m.) in the auditorium Sea of ​​Vigo. tickets from 15 euros.

  • August 8: lola indigo in the auditorium of Castrelos. tickets to 5 euros in the stalls.

  • August 9: I Love Rock and Roll (children) in the auditorium of Castrelos. Tickets pending confirmation.

  • August 9: Texas in the auditory Sea of ​​Vigo. Tickets from 38 euros.

  • August 11: Children of Ruin and Wöyza in the auditorium of Castrelos. Free in the stands and tickets to 10 euros in the stalls.

  • August 14: G-men in the auditorium of Castrelos. Free in the stands and entrances to 5 euros in the stalls.

  • August 16th: raphael in the auditorium of Castrelos. Free in the stands and entrances to 10 euros in the stalls.

  • 17 of August: Daniel Martin in the auditorium of Castrelos. Free in the stands and entrances to 12 euros in the stalls.

  • August 19: Salvador Sobral and Abe Rabade (9:00 p.m.) in the auditorium Sea of ​​Vigo. tickets from 25 euros.

  • August 19-20: Festival Latitudes at the transatlantic pier.

  • August 23rd: C. Tangana at the transatlantic pier. Tickets pending confirmation.

  • 26 of August: topfunk in the auditory Sea of ​​Vigo. tickets from 19.80.

  • August 27th: urban music festival (6:00 p.m.) at the transatlantic dock (Ajax and Prok, Quevedo, Califato ¾, Sila Lúa and Safree). Tickets from 28.50 euros.

  • August 27th: Delafé and the blue flowers (9:00 p.m.) in the auditorium Sea of ​​Vigo. tickets from 30 euros.


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