Are you sick of the cold weather? This hot news will brighten the day of any music fan.

Big Beach Festival is back on June 2, 2012 with special guest DJ’s the Chemical Brothers!

The star of Big Beach Festival 2011, Fatboy Slim (Norman Cook) recently announced the news in a special Youtube broadcast to Japan.

“Sadly me and Carl can’t make it this year,” Cook said.

“This year I’m sending friends of mine to replace me… my good friends, my brothers, the Chemical Brothers.”

The annual beach festival near Chiba’s Makuhari Messe, is seen by many as the first big festival of Japan’s summer season and attracts thousands of dance music fans each year.

Big Beach Festival 2012

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Tickets are priced at ¥17,000 per person (ID required).

“Thank you very much for BBF 2011, we had a great time on the beach last year,” Cook continued.

“In the mean time enjoy Big Beach Festival 2012 with the Chemical Brothers!”

Fans of the Chemical Brothers should also check out their soon to be released movie ‘Don’t Think‘, which was filmed at another Japanese music festival: Fuji Rock.

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