Chvrches and Wild Beasts set for Croatia's Unknown festival

Mount Kimbie and Forest Swords also confirmed for Croatian event

Chvrches and Wild Beasts set for Croatia's Unknown festival

Photo: Eliot Hazel/Press

Chvrches and Wild Beasts are among the first artists confirmed to appear at Croatia's Unknown Festival in September.

The list of acts set to appear at the festival, which will return to Rovinj on the Adriatic Coast following its debut in 2013, also includes Mount Kimbie, Forest Swords, Jungle, Henrik Schwarz, James Holden, Kink, Lapalux and Ten Walls.

Speaking about her band's upcoming appearance at Unknown, Chvrches frontwoman Lauren Mayberry says: "We're very excited. I've never been to Croatia before, but I've heard it’s really beautiful… The line-up looks really cool, a little bit more alternative than some of the stuff we've been doing."

Meanwhile, a raft of DJs booked to appear at the festival across the weekend have also been revealed with Daniel Avery, Jackmaster, TEED, The 2 Bears and Erol Alkan already confirmed. They will be joined by Ame, Bicep, Dixon, DJ Harvey, Dusky, George Fitzgerald, Gerd Janson, Horse Meat Disco, John Talabot, Joy Orbison, Seth Troxler, Simian Mobile Disco and more. Scroll down to see a full list of live artists and DJs.

Unknown 2014 takes place between September 8-12. Tickets are available via the official festival website now.

The Unknown 2014 line-up is:

Live
Chvrches
Wild Beasts
Jungle
Mount Kimbie
Forest Swords
Henrik Schwarz
James Holden
Kink
Lapalux
Ten Walls


DJ:
Ame
Bicep
Daniel Avery
Dixon
DJ Harvey
Dusky
Erol Alkan
George Fitzgerald
Gerd Janson
Horse Meat Disco
Jackmaster
John Talabot
Joy Orbison
Kim Ann Foxman
Mano Le Tough
Michael Mayer
Optimo
Rub & Tug
Ryan Elliot
Seth Troxler
Simian Mobile Disco
Tale Of Us
TEED
The 2 Bears
Waze & Odyssey

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