Electric Picnic – day by day breakdown with some smart comments
Full list below. Per promoter, stage times will be released on the Wednesday before the festival. Friday Roxy Music, Public Image Limited (featuring the butter salesman), Modest Mouse, The Waterboys, Jonsi (dude from Sigur Ros who sings about marshmallows), Marc …
Full list below. Per promoter, stage times will be released on the Wednesday before the festival.
Roxy Music, Public Image Limited (featuring the butter salesman), Modest Mouse, The Waterboys, Jonsi (dude from Sigur Ros who sings about marshmallows), Marc Almond, Janelle Monae (we cannot even begin to count the ways we’re excited about this), Eels, Foals, Booka Shade, Duke Special, Laura Marling, Kormac’s Big Band, Stars, Sebastien Leger, Black Mountain, Rubberbandits with Crystal Swing (unfortunately), Sneaky Soundsystem, MNDR (hold on, is that a new addition?), Here We Go Magic, Chew Lips, Hurts, Cymbals Eat Guitars, Joe Echo, Freelance Whales, Delta Maid, James O’Connor, Nova Static, Donal Dineen, Niwel Tsumbu & friends, Vengeance and the Panther Queen, The Subs, LRB, Phil Ryan.
Leftfield, The Frames, LCD Soundsystem, Imelda May, Villagers, Hot Chip, Seasick Steve, Gil Scott-Heron, Tiga, Bloody Beetroots Death Crew ’77, Afro-Celt Soundsystem, Steve Earle, Bad Lieutenant (unmitigated shite), Paul Brady, Hypnotic Brass Ensemble (proof that a law was enacted in the Dail before the summer break meaning an Irish festival can’t go ahead without ‘em), Cathy Davey, Crystal Castles, Dan le Sac vs. Scroobius Pip, The Redneck Manifesto, K’Naan, The Antlers, Robyn (OTR hearts Robyn), Brendan Perry (dude from Dead Can Dance, dontchaknow), And So I Watch You From Afar, Steve Mason (could be the surprise package of the weekend), Heathers, Ryan Sheridan, The Japanese Popstars, Stacey Pullen, Edan the MC, Adrian Crowley, Joker & Nomad, Mountain Man, Monotonix, Philip Selway, Arveene & Misk, Spilly Walker, These New Puritans, Fang Island, The Mighty Stef, Daniel Wang, Brian Deady, Crystal Fighters, Mikki Dee & Mystro, Trojan Soundsystem, Goodtime John, Channel One
Massive Attack, The National, Mumford & Sons, Fever Ray (watch out for interview with Karin talking about motherhood and reindeers in the paper soon), Friendly Fires, Fat Freddy’s Drop, Two Door Cinema Club, Juan Atkins, UNKLE, Fight Like Apes, Laurent Garnier, Wolf Parade, The Horrors, The Fall (hopefully they’ll be on when everyone is watching the hurling downtown), Dennis Alcapone & the Dubcats, New Pornographers, Bonobo, Land Lovers, The Big Pink, The Low Anthem, Jerry Fish & the Mudbug Club, Liquid Liquid, 808 State, Archie Bronson Outfit, Mr Scruff, Field Music, Cymande (go see, funk fans), The Tallest Man on Earth, Beardyman, The Alarm, Stornoway, Dam Funk (awesome!), James Vincent McMorrow (dude better have his live gigging game on this time), Mixhell, Neon Indian, Dublin Gospel Choir, Messiah J & the Expert, Dandelion, O Emperor, Jackbeats, The Riptide Movement