Electric Picnic 2012 | Line Up
Electric Picnic 2012 Music & Arts Festival Announces the first acts in this year’s Line Up.
A beautiful sunny day and the Electric Picnic 2012 line up zinging it’s way into our inbox – could that be summer we spot on the very distant horizon.
Update: As of 6pm today there’s been a few additions to the line up The Killers & Bat for Lashes are also on the way to Stradbally.
Taking place in Stradbally, Co. Laois, from Friday August 31st to Monday September 2nd 2012, this is just the first line up announcement but there’s plenty to get very very excited about…
THE CURE; THE KILLERS; SIGUR RÓS; ELBOW; GRIZZLY BEAR; ORBITAL; CHRISTY MOORE; THE ROOTS; HOT CHIP; GLEN HANSARD; THE XX; METRONOMY; THE HORRORS; AZEALIA BANKS; ROOTS MANUVA; BELL X1; STAFF BENDA BILILI; MILAGRES; ED SHEERAN; ALABAMA SHAKES; CRANES; LITTLE ROY; JOHN DIGWEED; LAND LOVERS; BAXTER DURY; JONATHAN WILSON; SOLAR BEARS; FATOUMATA DIAWARA; WILLIS EARL BEAL; LANTERNS ON THE LAKE
In particular, we had a few squeals for The Cure, Sigur Rós, Elbow, The Roots, Hot Chip (always an EP favourite), The XX, Metronomy, The Horrors and Solar Bears. The website for this year’s festival www.electricpicnic.ie goes live at 6pm today and tickets go on sale tomorrow morning at 9am. If this is what’s on the first draft, we can’t wait to see what the rest of the line up will bring.
Further information: www.electricpicnic.ie
Weekend Ticket €230 / Family Camping Ticket EU230 per adult (2 kids U12 permitted per adult)
Payable in easy instalments
Sunday Day Tickets: EU99.50 (No camping permitted)
Campervan Tickets for access to Regular & Family Campervan Parks are €60
Tickets are available from www.ticketmaster.ie & usual outlets. All ticket prices include booking fee & VAT
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