Spotify playlist: UK music festivals 2010

  • 26 May 2010
Spotify playlist: UK music festivals 2010

Leftfield / Marot & Sons

<iframe src="" width="300" height="380" frameborder="0" allowtransparency="true"></iframe> So much music so little time! If you're rushing to get your musical taste up to scratch ahead of the festival season, then we've got exactly what you need to speed things up: bespoke Spotify playlists for Rock Ness and T in the Park, and a very special Ones to Watch playlist of all the must-see up-and-coming bands doing the festival circuit. Enjoy.

Spotify playlist: Rock Ness

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The loch-side fest has added some great indie bands to their line-up this year, but at its core Rock Ness is still all about the heavy, heavy beats … of which there are plenty of this playlist. If you can stomach your Chase & Status alongside your Vampire Weekend then the tracks below will help build up some anticipation for the event.


dan le sac vs Scroobius Pip - The Beat that my Heart Skipped
Tinie Tempah - Pass Out
Leftfield - Release The Pressure
Booka Shade - Havanna Sex Dwarf
The Bloody Beetroots - Warp 1.9
Boys Noize - & Down
Soulwax - E Talking (Soulwax Nite Version)
Vitalic - Poison Lips
Friendly Fires - In The Hospital
The Maccabees - Love You Better
Vampire Weekend - Cousins
Enter Shikari - No Sleep Tonight
Pendulum - Propane Nightmares
Chase & Status - Eastern Jam
Crystal Castles - Untrust Us
Aphex Twin - Analogue Bubblebath
Blondie - Heart of Glass
Doves - Kingdom of Rust
Ian Brown - Corpses in their Mouths
The Strokes - Last Nite
Plan B - Stay Too Long
Fatboy Slim - Right Here, Right Now

Spotify playlist: Rock Ness

Playlist: Ones to watch

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The great and good of the Scottish music scene have put their minds to work picking the must-see artists touring this year's festivals. Here, we've compiled a selection of their best songs, and have added a few of our own suggestions in for good measure. Is this the perfect summer playlist? Not a rhetorical question – the answer is yes.


Unicorn Kid - Wee Monsters
The Drums - Let's Go Surfing
Crystal Castles - Celestica
Drake - Over
Friendly Fires - Paris (Aeroplane Remix)
Four Tet - Love Cry
Yeasayer - O.N.E.
dan le sac vs Scroobius Pip - Great Britain
The xx - Heart Skipped a Beat
New Young Pony Club - We Want To
3!OH!3 - Starstrukk
Darwin Deez - Radar Detector
The Big Pink - Dominos
Dirty Projectors - Stillness is the Move
Two Door Cinema Club - Undercover Martyn
Bombay Bicycle Club - Always Like This
Delphic - Counterpoint
Django Django - Storm

Spotify Playlist: Ones to Watch

Spotify playlist: T in the Park

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