A phenomenal wave of bands have already been announced for Mallorca Rocks and Ibiza Rocks this summer, with Plan B proudly kicking off the season in both Mallorca (31/5) and Ibiza (01 June). Added to the ultra-impressive line-up are 2manydj’s (live), Professor Green, Kissy Sellout and Devlin for back-to-back gigs in the Balearics at the Mallorca Rocks and Ibiza Rocks Hotels.
To get live music lovers well and truly in the mood, there’s an extra treat in store with Johnny Borrell, frontman of Razorlight, making his debut on the island with a solo set at the open-air, beachside Ibiza Rocks Bar on 28th May.
Ibiza Rocks and Mallorca Rocks have announced more bands for this years 2011 set of gigs.
Most notably Biffy Clyro have rescheduled their previous dates and are now playing the 6th Birthday party gig on 19th & 20th July with Zane Lowe & Morning Parade as support.
Darwin Deez support The Vaccines on 14/15th June, Metronomy support Friendly Fires on 28/29th June, Maverick Sabre supports Tinie Tempah on 26/27th July and Mark Ronson presents: “Record Collection” on 12/13th July.
Biffy Clyro said:
We had a really memorable time at Ibiza Rocks last year and we can’t wait to repeat that this time around, we’ve thankfully overcome some scheduling issues and are happy to be able to confirm these new dates. The added bonus of going to Mallorca Rocks for the first time is the icing on the cake and we’re hoping it will be a highlight of our summer.
Ibiza Rocks 2011 announce today that Plan B and BRIT Award nominee will be the first of the bands to play at Ibiza Rocks and Mallorca Rocks at this summers’ 2011 set of gigs. Plan B will kick off Europe’s hottest summer long series of live gigs under the stars, at the opening parties of Mallorca Rocks (Tues 31 May) and Ibiza Rocks (Weds 01 June).
The bands will start on Tuesday’s at Mallorca Rocks before coming across to the ground-breaking Ibiza Rocks Hotel in San Antonio for another umissable gig at Ibiza Rocks, which is making the very most of midweek with an all new Wednesday slot. That’ll be seventeen weekly gigs in Mallorca AND Ibiza. It’s official – the Ibiza Rocks brand is taking over the Balearics.
With the release of his multi-platinum selling second album “The Defamation of Strickland Banks”, Plan B proved he is the ultimate package: a fully-fledged music star totally in touch with a new generation of live music lovers. The multi-talented star from east London has displayed his rap core roots, shown his soulful side and consistently delivered electrifying live performances across the UK. Next month Plan B will wow the crowds at The BRIT Awards before embarking on his first headline arena tour (March 2011) which includes a date at London’s O2 Arena.
Having secured 3 BRIT Award nominations for British Album, British Single and British Male Solo Artist, Plan B is firmly on the A list. With his stunning live set spanning a mix of genres, the dapper lyrical genius will hit the Balearics with a back to back musical feast on Tuesday 31st May (Mallorca Rocks Hotel) and Wednesday 1st June (Ibiza Rocks Hotel).
Plan B said: “This is going to be fun. I’ve never been to Ibiza before. I better start working out what I’m going to wear now, it’s going to be hard to make speedo’s work with my suit jacket.”
In addition to Plan B, Ibiza Rocks welcome back resident DJ and rising star, Doorly, plus the supercool Nicola Bear, a team that will take over the decks whilst the weekly crowds tear up the dancefloor at the gigs and after parties.
Ibiza and Mallorca Rocks have teamed up with monarch.co.uk to offer great value, high frequency flights to both of the Islands, with over 13 flights a week to Ibiza and 26 flights a week to Palma from London, Manchester and Birmingham. Fares start from only £46.99 one way including all taxes and charges and an exclusive £10 flight discount is also available to all Ibiza and Mallorca Rocks music lovers who have booked accommodation direct with Ibiza Rocks at www.ibizarocks.com.