Rock in Rio - Madrid

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Country and Region SpainMadrid
Type of Festival Music
Location of Festival Arganda del Rey, Madrid, Spain
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Festival Description

Three stages on 50 acre site Rock in Rio began in Rio de Janeiro in 1985 as a largely Brazilian event. It moved to Lisbon in 2004 and 2006, and now will take place in both Lisbon and Madrid. For more information about the festival in Lisbon visit

Festival Dates June 30, July 5 - 7, 2012
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Lineup 2012:
  • Red Hot Chili Peppers
  • Rihanna
  • Incubus
  • David Guetta
  • Lenny Kravitz
  • Pitbull
  • deadmau5
  • Calvin Harris
  • Gogol Bordello
  • Swedish House Mafia
  • Martin Solveig
  • Maná
  • La Oreja de Van Gogh
  • Afrojack
  • Macaco
  • 2 Many DJ’s
  • Goldfish
  • Erick Morillo
  • Steve Lawler
  • Maldita Nerea
  • Marc Marzenit
  • Pete Tong
  • Paco Osuna
  • El Pescao
  • Cristian Varela
  • Digitaline
  • Dani Moreno
  • Trouble Makers
  • DJ Vibe
  • Japanese Popstars
  • UNER
  • Sarah Main
  • Ivan Pica


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  • Rock in Rio festival to defy Spanish austerity, by Roland Lloyd Parry (AFP, June 28, 2012)


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