Garorock is France's premier rock and electro festival, taking place over one weekend in Marmande in the south-west of the country, and has run since 1997.
The Parc des Expositions in Marmande welcomes Garorock Festival for a three day affair which welcomes French and international talent alike for a springtime musical extravaganza.
The name Garorock is a play on the word Garonne (river that passes to Marmande) and rock.
2012 Lineup, news and updates
Headliners include Modeselektor, David Guetta, Dirtyphonics, NOFX, The Specials, The Hives, The Bloody Beetroots, Cypress Hill, The Ting Tings, The Offspring and many many more.
Past lineup highlight
True Live, Dub Inc, Goose, High Tone, The Bewitched Hands, Nasser, Secret Maker, Fukkk Offf, Puggy, The Streets, Jahcoozi, The Japanese Popstars, Toxic Avenger, Fortune, Mike Rock, Eye Dolls, AaRon, Magnetic Man: Benga/Skream/Artwork, Breakbot, M.A.N.D.Y, Sexy Sushi, Congorock.
Location and Travel
Garorock Festival takes place at Parc des Expositions in the small town of Marmande in South West France about 40 miles from Bordeaux.
Camping and other accommodation
Music stages and other entertainment
The music at the festival is spread over four stages, including Le Club, which was new to 2011. The other stages are Scene Precession Live, Hall expo Digitick and Scene Woodbrass.com