Gorillaz to headline Benicassim festival

Spanish bash to be headed up by Damon Albarn's band

Gorillaz have been confirmed to play a headline slot at this year’s Benicassim festival.

Damon Albarn and Jamie Hewlett‘s band recently headlined the Coachella festival in the US, after which they made their British live return performing with the likes of Bobby Womack, Mos Def and Shaun Ryder at the Roundhouse in London.

Benicassim takes place near Valencia on July 15-18. Kasabian, Lily Allen, The Specials and Dizzee Rascal are also on the bill.

The Benicassim line-up is:

Kasabian
Ian Brown
The Specials
Public Image Ltd
Dizzee Rascal
The Prodigy
Alondra Bentley
Bigott
Boys Noize
Broken Bells
Calvin Harris
Charlotte Gainsbourg
Chin Yi
Cohete
Cola Jet Set
Cuchillo
Cut Copy
Daedelus
Delorentos
Dirty Projectors
DJ Shadow
Echo and the Bunnymen
El Hijo
Ellie Goulding
Fionn Regan
Foals
Four Tet
Gentle Music Men
Goldfrapp
Gorillaz
Graeme Park
Hacienda Tour
Hot Chip
Jack L
JJ
Jonston
Joris Voorn
Julian Casablancas
Justin Robertson
Klaxons
Leftfield
Lindstrom & Christabelle
Lily Allen
Los Ilegales
Love of Lesbian
Marcus Doo & The Secret Family
Midnight Juggernauts
Mumford & Sons
Parade
Peter Hook
Phil Kieran
Prins Thomas
Ray Davies
Scratch Perverts
Skream & Benga
Southern Arts Society
Sr. Chinarro
Standstill
The Courteeners
The Cribs
The Paris Riots
The Sunday Drivers
The Temper Trap
Timo Maas
Triangulo De Amor Bizarro
Two Door Cinema Club
Vampire Weekend
Yacht
Yuksek

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