Apple Launches Website, Announces Some Artists For The iTunes Festival In London

Early this morning, Apple announced with a press release details for its iTunes Festival this year, which takes place in London and runs every night in September. Apple revealed a few of the headlining performers for this year’s festival, including Justin Timberlake, Thirty Seconds to Mars, Jack Johnson and Jessie J.

The entire festival will feature more than 60 performances, which can be watched live on on-demand easily on your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch. If you prefer to enjoy the music on a bigger screen, you can also watch the performances with iTunes on your computer or on your Apple TV.

“This year’s iTunes Festival is the best ever with an incredible lineup of global superstars and stellar emerging artists,” Apple’s senior vice president of Internet Software and Services, Eddy Cue, said. “Music fans around the world are going to love watching this incredible month of music, whether in London at the Roundhouse or on their iOS device. We’re honored so many renowned artists are part of this year’s lineup.”

People all over the world have a chance to win tickets to the iTunes Festival through competitions run by local media partners. In the UK, music fans have a chance to win tickets using the iTunes Festival app and the iTunes store, as well as certain media partners, like Channel 4, Global Radio and Metro.

To hear more on the lineup and scheduling, follow @itunesfestival on Twitter.

Kaylie lives in Ottawa and got her first Mac in 2007 and is now a fan for life.