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Culture news: the Legend of British alternative rock Placebo will be the “highlight” of the program of the festival Weekend, Atlas 2018, which will be held in Kiev in early July.

In 2016, the group celebrated 20 years on the top alternative rock large tour “20 Years Of Placebo”. In their Arsenal – millions of albums sold, the nomination and victory in the iconic awards, as well as working with musical legends, including David Bowie, Robert Smith and Michael Stipe. But the most valuable – the love of millions of fans from all over the world.

Brian Molko and Stefan Olsdal back in Kiev and I look forward to meeting with the Ukrainian public.

Atlas IV festival Weekend will be held in Kyiv at exhibition center from 3 to 8 July. 6 days on 7 stages of the festival will feature more than 200 Ukrainian and foreign artists . Among the already announced participants: The Chemical Brothers, Martin Garrix, LP, Nothing But Thieves, Skillet, Lost Frequencies, Download, Boombox, Pianoboy, 5’nizza, DakhaBrakha, and many others.

Reputable British online music publication Gigwise has already made Atlas Weekend in the list of the best festivals in the world in 2018, along with Sziget, Burning Man, Primavera Sound, Sonar festival and other monsters of the planet.