Longitude returns to Marlay Park from 17 – 19 July, headliners each day as follows.
Friday 17th will welcome home Grammy nominated Hozier who is currently on a sold out tour of Europe and the USA. After 17 weeks his self-titled debut album currently sits at # 2 in the Irish album chart.
On Saturday 18th Mercury Prize winners Alt – J bring their indie fused sound to the festival. The UK band released their sophomore record This Is All Yours last year to critical acclaim, following the bands Mercury Prize winning debut An Awesome Wave.
Bringing the festival to a close on Sunday 19th are the original big beat pioneers of dance music The Chemical Brothers. For the past twenty years, the duo have redefined the idea of live electronic music, evolving from humble beginnings in dank London nightclubs into one of the most in demand festival headline sets in the world.
Joining our headliners this summer are a host of top DJs and producers mixed with some of the best indie and alternative bands around including Canadian producer Caribou, SBTRKT, one of electronic music’s most inventive and absorbing artists and British indie rockersWild Beasts fresh off the back of a huge 2014 for the band.
Modern soul collective Jungle, Swedish dreampop group Little Dragon, winners of Mercury Music Prize 2014 Young Fathers and rising Canadian producer Kaytranada fusing his unique blend of dance & hip hop beats join the Longitude line up alongside Scottish electro producer Hudson Mohawke, edgy alt-rock outfit Wolf Alice, punk duo Slaves, homegrown ones-to-watch in 2015, Dublin post punk four piece GirlBand and the sweet echo-soaked vocal sound of Gengahr with more acts to be announced very soon.
Friday 17th July: Hozier
Saturday 18th July: Alt-J
Sunday 19th July: The Chemical Brothers
And more to be announced
Weekend tickets €149.50 / Day tickets €59.50
All ticket prices are inclusive of booking fee
Subject to licence
Tickets available from Ticketmaster outlets nationwide and online at www.ticketmaster.ie
On Sale 9am on Friday 30th January
After picking up the Best Medium Festival gong at last years Irish Festival awards, Longitude is delighted to be nominated in this category for the second year running and has also received nominations in the Best Line Up and Family Festival awards categories.
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