Madrid’s Mad Cool Festival has released details of its 2020 line-up, with acts including Taylor Swift, Billie Eilish and Twenty One Pilots on the bill.
Other acts announced for the 2020 Mad Cool event, which is due to place from 8 to 11 July 2020, include Pixies, Alt-J and Tove-Lo, with more expected to follow later today. Visit the festival’s official website for further information.
Taylor Swift recently announced details of her 2020 European and US festival headline tour dates. Headlining the 2020 Mad Cool Festival marks the star’s first appearance in Spain in over nine years. The pop sensation will be celebrating her acclaimed seventh album Lover by taking it out on the road, with appearances including Werchter Boutique in Belgium, The Waldbühne in Berlin, Oslo Somertid in Norway, Roskilde Festival, France’s Festival De Nimes, and Nos Alive in Portugal.
Her own headline event Lover Fest will then call at Los Angeles and Foxborough in the United States.
“The ‘Lover album’ is open fields, sunsets, + SUMMER,” wrote Swift on Twitter. “I want to perform it in a way that feels authentic. I want to go to some places I haven’t been and play festivals. Where we didn’t have festivals, we made some. Introducing, Lover Fest East + West!”
Billie Eilish also recently added new dates to her huge UK arena tour in 2020. The singer will hit the road for the ‘Where Do We Go?’ jaunt next July kicking off with two shows at Manchester Arena on July 21 and 22, a gig at Birmingham Arena on July 24 before finishing up with a stint at The O2 in London. Eilish will now play four dates at the venue on July 26, 27, 29 and 30. The shows will be her first in the UK since she performed at Glastonbury and the Reading and Leeds Festival over the summer.
Last year, the Mad Cool festival saw the likes of The Cure, The National, Iggy Pop, The 1975, Vampire Weekend, Bon Iver, Robyn, Sharon Van Etten, Yonaka, The Gossip, Lauryn Hill appearing at the event in Madrid.