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Solange, Nick Cave, PiL and many more for Body & Soul festival

All of the above setting their sat-navs for Co Westmeath in June as the well regarded boutique festival returns to the midlands

Hello boys and girls: Nick Cave heads for Co Westmeath

Thu, Mar 21, 2013, 10:00

   

Acts who will be playing the Body & Soul festival at Ballinlough Castle, Co Westmeath on June 21 to 23 include:

Solange (our favourite act at last week’s SXSW festvial)
Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds (yes, we predicted Aul Nick and his likely lads would play an Irish date this summer)
PiL
Kurt Vile & The Violators
Pantha Du Prince
Charles Bradley
(soul power!)
Jon Hopkins
Willy Mason
Mmoths
Iron Curtis
George Fitzgerald
(“Thinking Of You” is a killer tune)
Almighty Sion
Adultrock
Monto
RSAG
Ryan Vail
(one of the stars at the Banter Salon in Derry last month)
Fish Go Deep

Weekend camping tickets for the festival are €139 a pop (plus TM countryside tax) and go on sale later this morning. More acts to be announced in due course.