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Concerts in Romania – Calendar of 2016

Rolandia Travel

Tour Guide, Iasi, Romania

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Complete calendar of concerts in Romania:

Lara Fabian – April 20 & April 22

Lara Fabian will be in Romania this spring to promote her newest album Ma vie dans la tienne in her concert tour in Europe.

Location: Cluj-Napoca (April 20), Bucharest (April 22)
Category: Classical crossover

Roberto Fonseca – April 25

Roberto Fonseca will perform in the first edition of Exploring Jazz event in Romania this year at the Great Hall of the National Theatre (Teatrul National Bucuresti). On the stage will perform together with Fonseca his friends Ramses Rodriguez and Yandy Martinez and 2 special guests: Adrian Naidin Quartet and Vali Boghean Band.

Location: Bucharest
Category: Jazz

Sunwaves Festival – April 28 – May 2

Sunwaves is an electronic dance music festival which is held annually at Mamaia Beach, near Constanta. Every year some of the most popular artists come here. Last year in the line-up were Richie Hawtin Festival, Pan-Pot, Dj Sneak, Rhadoo, Petre Inspirescu, John Digweed, Guy J, Dubfire, PDO, Audiofly and so much more.
Location: Mamaia Beach
Category: Music

Enrique Iglesias – May 12

Enrique Iglesias is coming to Bucharest for the most emblematic musical event of the year – the concert from the world tour, Sex and Love.
Location: Bucharest
Category: Latin pop

Julio Iglesias – May 11, May 15 & May 18

The latin artist Julio Iglesias is coming to Romania due to his world tour to promote his new album Mexico. In Bucharest, in the opening concert of Julio Iglesias will sing his son – Julio Iglesias Jr.

Location: Iasi (May 11), Timisoara(May 15) & Bucharest (May 18)
Category: Latin pop

Maroon 5 – June 5

Maroon 5 is promoting their fifth album, V. Launched in 2014, the disc took first place among U.S. Billboard 200. The concert in Romania will be part of the tour Maroon V Tour started in February, 2015 in America.

Location: Bucharest
Category: Rock/R&B


Andre Rieu – June 11

André Rieu will perform in Bucharest in 2016. Famous violinist will be accompanied by Johann Strauss Orchestra. The famous violinist and conductor, André Rieu was named “Honorary Ambassador of Bucharest” at an event organized by the City Hall, before the DVD release “Live in Bucharest” in 2015.

Location: Bucharest
Category: Waltz

Queen and Adam Lambert – June 25

Queen and Adam Lambert sang for the first time in this formula in 2009, performing together since then in the United States, South America and Europe. The concert promises the band’s most famous songs considered today as one of the greatest band in rock history.

Location: Bucharest
Category: Rock

Michael Jackson – July 7

After two years of negotiations, the family of Michael Jackson agreed that all the band that accompanied Michael Jackson in the world tours “Dangerous World Tour” and “History” must return to Romania in a tribute for the King of pop.

Location: Bucharest
Category: Pop

Electric Castle – July 14-17

Electric Castle 2016 Line up

ELECTRIC CASTLE is a Romanian music festival that takes place every year on the Transylvanian spectacular domain of Banffy Castle. The festival combines electronic acts with surprise dashes of reggae, dub and rock.

Location: Cluj
Category: Electronic

Scorpions – July 16

It is the 6th concert in Romania performed by Scorpions. On July 16, the band will promote their latest album, Return to Forever which will include songs from the repertoire accumulated in over 50 years of career. “Still Loving You”, “Wind Of Change”, “Rock You Like a Hurricane”, “Send me an Angel” are just some of the songs that fans will be able to (re) listen live.

Location: Bucharest
Category: Rock

Muse – July 29

Muse and Iron Maiden will perform this summer in Bucharest at the Rock The City 2016. Iron Maiden will be headlining in the second day of the festival, on July 30 and  the alternative rock band Muse will be headlining the next day. Rock The City 2016 will be held in Constitution Square in Bucharest.

Location: Bucharest
Category: Alternative Rock

Untold Festival – August 4 – 7

Untold is a huge city-centre music festival in Romania. Line up: Afrojack, Armin van Buuren, Hardwell, Tiësto, Faithless, The Parov Stelar Band, Chase & Status [DJ set], Clean Bandit, Dubfire: Live Hybrid Play, Dub FX ,Ella Eyre, James Arthur ,Jamie Jones, Jeru The Damaja, Kwabs, Lost Frequencies, Mazde Nahko & Medicine For The People, Netsky [DJ set], Pendulum [DJ set], Route 94, Rudimental [DJ set], Sasha, Scooter, Sharam, The Asteroids Galaxy Tour, Y’Akoto.
Location: Cluj-Napoca
Category: Electronic

Summer Well –August 13-14

Summer Well is organized every year in Bucharest with a desire to create a unique experience for those who love electronic music. This year’s edition brings great names on the stage: The Chemical Brothers, Hurts, The 1975, Years & Years, The Neighbourhood, BØRNS, Blossom, Honne, Sundara Karma, HÆLOS.
Location: Bucharest
Category: Electronic

Rihnna concert in Romania 2016

Rihanna – August 14

Rihanna will perform for the first time in Romania in August, 2016. The concert will be held in Constitution Square. Rihanna will promote her album, Anti, in Bucharest.

Rihanna is one of the most influential artists in the music industry. Forbes magazine placed her in 2012 on the 4th position among the most powerful personalities in showbiz. With over 200 million albums sold internationally, Rihanna has managed at the age of 28 years to enter in the list of best-selling artists of all time, list which include artists such as The Beatles, Elvis Presley and Michael Jackson. The artist has also won no less than 8 Grammys, 23 Billboard awards, 8 AMA (American Music Awards) and 2 Brit Awards.

Location: Bucharest
Category: R&B, pop

Sia – August 17

Sia (Kate Isobel Furler) will hold her first concert in Romania in August, 2016. From the setlist will not miss hits such as “Chandelier”, “Elastic Heart” and “Alive”. First day festival headliner is Steve Aoki.

Location: Bucharest
Category: Alternative rock, pop, soul jazz

Plai Festival – September 9-11

PLAI is an area in Banat Village Museum in Timişoara, the city where urban culture and folklore intersect in harmony.

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