With over 20,000 international festivalgoers, Berlin Festival 2013 came to a close on Saturday night after two days of smashing performances by such artists including Björk, Blur, Pet Shop Boys and My Bloody Valentine at Tempelhof Airport.
The eighth edition of Berlin Festival came to a close on Sunday morning after a plethora of thrilling performances under the late-summer sun. On Friday and Saturday, over 20,000 festivalgoers descended on Tempelhof Airport and Club Xberg at Arena Berlin to celebrate world-class acts including Blur, Björk, Pet Shop Boys, Bastille, Ellie Goulding, White Lies, Klaxons, SOHN, John Talabot, Pantha Du Prince and many more.
On Friday, Bastille arrived from the UK to open the festival’s main stage, luring the crowds onto the airfield right from the start. Further highlights of the day included performances by Get Well Soon, The Sounds and OK KID before the Pet Shop Boys took the stage that night, delivering an extravagant performance that included all their famous number one hits. Berlin Festival ended on a high note on Friday with Blur’s extraordinary show, one of the best the festival has ever seen.