Iceland’s Secret Solstice has juts unveiled its second wave of artists; adding iconic metal band Slayer who are on their Final World Tour, rapper Gucci Mane, and electro-pop group Clean Bandit who are all playing in Iceland for the first time. These three artists join previously announced Stormzy, Bonnie Tyler, Death From Above, Steve Aoki, Jet Black Joe, 6lack and Goldink, A-Trak, Masego, Högni and Gentleman’s Dub Club.
Also announced are 13 local artists including a number of Icelandic hip hop and rap acts such as bubblegum trap queen Alvia, Cell7, Elli Grill, Geisha Cartel, Landaboi$, Ragga Hólm, Sprite Zero Klan, Vala CruNk, and Yung Nigo Drippin alongside pop talent Birgir and GDRN, rock group HAM, and semi-acoustic band Vio. Check out the full lineup in the poster below.
Now in its fifth year, Secret Solstice will once again take place during 96 hours of continuous sunlight over the summer solstice June 21-24 showcasing the best in local and international rock, hip hop and electronic music in the world’s most unique festival setting.