MAD COOL FESTIVAL 2022 PRESENTS ITS 5TH ANNIVERSARY ON JULY 6, 7, 8, 9 AND 10 IN THE MAD COOL SPACE, MADRID, SPAIN
The first day of the 5th edition of Mad Cool Festival has been starred by the headliners Metallica, followed by such relevant names as Twenty One Pilots, Placebo, Wolf Alice, Carly Rae Jepsen, SFDK, Catnaap, Frank Carter & The Rattlesnakes, Florence Arman, Fever333, Chvrches …among others.
The return of Mad Cool Festival 2022 has had a total of 29 performances of national and international artists with which the public has been able to relive the festival with more enthusiasm and strength than ever.
Mad Cool Festival 2022 features five festival days, seven stages and more than 150 artists from a wide variety of musical styles. Metallica, Twenty One Pilots and Placebo are the headliners for Wednesday, July 6, followed by The Killers, Imagine Dragons and Stormzy for July 7; Muse, Incubus and alt-J will be the headliners on Friday the 8th of; and Kings of Leon, Florence + The Machine and Pixies on July 9. On Sunday the 10th, Jack White, Nathy Peluso and Natos y Waor will close the festival from the top of the poster.
As in previous editions, the festival will take place in the Espacio Mad Cool, Valdebebas – IFEMA, a space with a capacity for 80,000 people and an area of 100,000 square meters. The venue will have its iconic Ferris wheel and palm trees, drink bars, different hydration points throughout the festival and a wide gastronomic offer to satisfy all kinds of tastes and needs: food trucks with international, vegan, lactose-free, gluten-free food and more.
Other headliners of this first day of the festival were Placebo and Twenty One Pilots, who gave an incredible show on the “Madrid is life Stage”, another big favourite of bands, artists and audience. With 15 metres high, 300 square metres of screens and 200 speakers, it was also the perfect place for Wolf Alice, who premiered this stage at the fifth edition of Mad Cool Festival.
On Stage 3 called “Region of Madrid”, bands like Chvrches, Carly Rae Jepsen, Frank Carter & The Rattlesnakes, Chvrches… Known for being the stage that is located next to the entrance, with its iconic giant sign that is in charge of welcoming the attendees.
SFDK, Santa Salut or Fever 333 were able to make the audience enjoy themselves on Stage 4, the famous tent “The Loop Powered by Iberdrola”, with almost 4,000 meters and a capacity of 9,000 people that made these performances unforgettable.
Mad Cool will also have a safe place, a support space, or advice on any event related to gender-based violence and the LGTBIQ+ collective.
Mad Cool Festival returns in its fifth edition with more strength and desire than ever where we can all shine again.