The festival takes place in Dublin’s Marlay Park from July 17-19 and will also see performances from Caribou, SBTRKT, Wild Beasts, Jungle, Little Dragon, Kaytranada, Young Fathers, Wolf Alice, Slaves, Gengahr, Girl Band and Hudson Mohawke, with more acts to be announced.
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Alt-J play their largest ever headline show to date at London’s O2 Arena on Saturday night (January 24). The Brit Award nominated band will also play this summer’s Primavera Sound festival in Barcelona, Spain, alongside The Strokes, James Blake, Interpol, Patti Smith, The Black Keys and Spiritualized.
The event takes place from May 27-30 and will see sets from Antony, American Football, Babes In Toyland, Caribou, Childhood, Death From Above 1979, Diiv, Earth, Eels, Foxygen, Fucked Up and Julian Casablancas and the Voidz. This year’s festival marks the 15th anniversary of the annual event.