Rihanna and More Festival Stars Heading for Palladia’s ‘Outdoor Week 2012’

High-definition channel Palladia will showcase artists ranging from Rihanna** to Elton John** with its fifth annual Outdoor Week, which will document festivals from across the world.

Outdoor Week’s eight-day run will include 24-hour coverage of outdoor festivals beginning Aug. 27. Each night will bring a new premiere, kicking off with a special on Alabama’s Hangout Festival, which includes performances from Dave Matthews Band, Wilco and Alabama Shakes.

The network’s event will conclude on Labor Day, Sept. 3, with a look at Lovebox 2012, featuring performances from Chaka Khan, Lana Del Rey, Chic, Hot Chip and more.

See the full list of Outdoor Week’s special premieres below:

Monday, August 27
Hangout Festival 2012, 9 p.m.
Dave Matthews Band, Wilco, The Flaming Lips, Dispatch, Dawes, Alabama Shakes, Gary Clark Jr., Edward Sharp, and Coheed & Cambria.Dave Matthews Band, Wilco, The Flaming Lips, Dispatch, Dawes, Alabama Shakes, Gary Clark Jr., Edward Sharp, and Coheed & Cambria.

Tuesday, August 28
The Flaming Lips perform “Dark Side of the Moon,” 9 p.m.

Wednesday, August 29
Download Festival 2012, 9 p.m.
Metallica, Soundgarden, Tenacious D, Anthrax, Slash, Megadeth, Lamb of God and Machine Head.

Thursday, August 30
Rockness 2012, 9 p.m.
Mumford & Sons, Biffy Clyro, Chic featuring Nile Rodgers, Ed Sheeran, Noah & The Whale, Deadmau5, Friendly Fires and DJ Fresh Presents Fresh Live.

Friday, August 31
Ibiza 1-2-3 Rocktonic Festival 2012, 9 p.m.
Elton John and Pnau.

Saturday, September 1
Isle of Wight 2012, 9 p.m.
Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers, Pearl Jam, Elbow, Noel Gallagher’s Flying Birds, The Darkness, Biffy Clyro, Primal Scream and Jessie J.

Sunday, September 2
BBC Radio 1 Hackney Weekend 2012, 9 p.m.
Jay-Z, Rihanna, Nicki Minaj, Nas, Florence + The Machine, Leona Lewis, Will.i.am, Trey Songz, Emeli Sande, Jack White, Jessie J, B.o.B, Flo Rida and Taio Cruz.

Monday, September 3
Lovebox 2012, 9 p.m.
Lana Del Ray, Chaka Khan, Chic featuring Nile Rodgers, Emeli Sande, Friendly Fires, Groove Armada and Hot Chip.


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