Legendary singer to headline the Far Out Tent on first night of festival this August
Patti Smith has been added to the line-up for this year’s Green Man Festival.
The iconic singer will headline a night of live music in the Far Out Tent on the Thursday night (August 15) of the festival that runs between August 15 and 18. Smith’s appearance, the only UK festival she will be performing at this Summer, will see her join a bill that includes Jon Langford, Matt Berry and Manchester band Money.
Kings Of Convenience, Band Of Horses and Ben Howard have all been named as the headliners for this year’s Green Man festival, joining previously announced artists such as The Horrors, Midlake, Local Natives and Edwyn Collins.
The festival, which takes place in Glanusk Park, Wales, has also confirmed appearances from Villagers, Stornoway, Johnny Flynn & The Sussex Wit, Erol Alkan & Daniel Avery, Veronica Falls, Rachel Zeffira, Half Moon Run, Sweet Baboo, Jacco Gardner, Teleman and Annie Dressner
It was previously confirmed that Roy Harper, Fuck Buttons, The Pastels, Archie Bronson Outfit, Woods, James Yorkston, Unknown Mortal Orchestra, Andrew Weatherall, Matt Berry, Moon Duo and newcomers Blaenavon would all appear across the weekend. See Greenman.net for more information about the festival.
The line-up for Green Man Festival so far is as follows:
Band Of Horses
Archie Bronson Outfit
Unknown Mortal Orchestra
This is the Kit
Ellen & The Escapades
Buke & Gase
Johnny Flynn & The Sussex Wit
Erol Alkan & Daniel Avery
Half Moon Ru