Regina Spektor and Hot Chip join Connect Festival

Bat For Lashes also joins Scottish festival bill

Regina Spektor, Hot Chip and Bat For Lashes are the latest artists confirmed on the bill of the Connect festival in Scotland.

MIA and Orbital’s Paul Hartnoll are also booked for the three-day summer bash.

As previously reported, the festival will see The Jesus And Mary Chain playing their first Scottish gig in years. It will also feature Jarvis Cocker, Beastie Boys, Primal Scream and Bjork.

Connect will take place on the weekend of August 31 and September 2 on the banks of Loch Fyne, Inveraray in Argyll.

The line-up so far is as follows:


Alex Smoke

Bat For Lashes

The Beastie Boys

Big Star


Black Dog


Four Tet

Hot Chip


Jarvis Cocker

James Yorkston

King Creosote

LCD Soundsystem


Modest Mouse


My Latest Novel

Nouvelle Vague


Patrick Wolf

Paul Hartnoll

Polyphonic Spree

Primal Scream

Regina Spektor

Rilo Kiley

Sons and Daughters

Teenage Fanclub

The Only Ones

The Divine Comedy

The Go! Team

The Jesus And Mary Chain

Tilly And The Wall

Trashcan Sinatras

Vashti Bunyan

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