PJ Harvey and Chvrches added to Open’er 2016 bill

Festival takes place in Gdynia, Poland next year

PJ Harvey and Chvrches have been added to the line-up for next year’s Open’er Festival.

Open’er 2016 will take place in Gdynia, Poland, with the dates recently announced. Next year’s event will run from June 29-July 2. Red Hot Chili Peppers and Florence + The Machine were previously named as the headliners for 2016.

In October PJ Harvey released released a poetry and photography book called The Hollow of the Hand and has been performing new tracks live. Chvrches meanwhile headlined the 10,000-capacity Alexandra Palace last month (November 27) and did a Bedtime Mix for Radio 1.

PJ Harvey will perform on Wednesday, June 29, alongside Florence + The Machine, followed by Red Hot Chili Peppers on Thursday, June 30 and Chvrches on Saturday, July 2.

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Open’er was headlined by Drake, Mumford and Sons, The Libertines and Kasabian in 2015 on a bill that also included Alt-J, A$AP Rocky, Alabama Shakes, Major Lazer, Disclosure, Years & Years, St. Vincent, The Vaccines, The Prodigy and more.

Fan tickets and early bird are now sold out, but regular tickets for the 2016 festival are on sale now.
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