The lineup for the 2013 Nuits du Sud festival has been announced, and it’s going to be one long, hot month of music in Vence this summer!

With an array of international stars like the wonderful Patti Smith and familiar names like Chic and Zucchero confirmed for the 2013 Nuits du Sud festival in Vence, this summer is going to be one of the hottest musically that the Côte d’Azur has seen in many a year.

Tickets have also gone on sale today, Saturday 6th April, and may be reserved online. There is a special price of €12 for tickets purchased online between now and the 13th of May. Six and thirteen day passes are also available for purchase, costing €100 and €200 respectively.

The festival runs from Friday, 12th July to Saturday, 10th August. For further information, please visit the Nuits du Sud festival website or check out their Facebook page.

2013 Nuits du Sud Festival in Vence

The full lineup for the festival is as follows:-

Friday 12th July

– FM Laeti

Saturday, 13th July

– Minino Garay & les Tambours du Sud
– Amadou & Mariam

Thursday, 18th July

Rocío Márquez
– Patti Smith and her Band


Friday, 19th July

– La Grande Sophie
Lizz Wright

Saturday, 20th July

– Cali
– Gianmaria Testa

Thursday, 25th July

LA 33
– Popa Chubby

Friday, 26th July

– Salif Keita 
– Flavia Coelho
– Logriyo

Saturday, 27th July

– Amparo Sánchez
Warsaw Village Band
– Deluxe


Thursday, 1st August

– Chic feat Nile Rodger
– Nina Attal

Friday, 2nd August

– Batucada Sound Machine
– Rachid Taha

Thursday, 8th August

Riff Cohen
– Groundation

Friday, 9th August

– Goran Bregovic et l’orchestre des Mariages et des Enterrements
– Taj Mahal

Saturday, 10th August

– Malavoi
77 Bombay Street
– Criolo

Les Nuits du Sud 2013

Nuits du Sud
Place du Grand Jardin
06140 Vence  

Tel: 04 93 58 40 17

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Lead image Renegades Steel Orchestra courtesy Nuits du Sud website


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