Vampire Weekend, Jessie Ware, Disclosure, Tribes added to Optimus Alive 2013 line-up

New additions join headliners Depeche Mode, Kings of Leon and Green Day on the bill

Vampire Weekend, Jessie Ware, Disclosure and Tribes have been added to the Optimus Alive 2013 line-up.

The festival, which takes place in Lisbon, Portugal between July 12 and 14 is set to be headlined by Depeche Mode, Kings of Leon and Green Day. Other artists announced today include Jurassic 5, Jamie Lidell, AlunaGeorge, Gold Panda, Redlight, Dusky Huxley, Shadow Child, Mosca and Two Inch Punch. As many as 90 acts will play in total, across five stages at the 55,000 capacity bash.

The line-up confirmed for Optimus Alive 2013 so far is:


Depeche Mode
Kings of Leon
Green Day
Vampire Weekend
Two Door Cinema Club
Biffy Clyro
Tame Impala
Band of Horses
Death From Above 1979
Of Monsters and Men
Crystal Castles
Icona Pop
The Bloody Beetroots
Django Django
Dead Combo
Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros
Twin Shadow
Jake Bugg
Capitao Fausto

Optimus Alive last year saw appearances from The Stone Roses, The Cure, Radiohead, Florence & The Machine and Justice. The festival runs from July 12-14 and tickets are available now priced at around £105 for a weekend pass with camping. For more information go to