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A new festival site for Dublin: Trinity College

OTR understands the Dublin city-centre venue may host up to 10 shows in 2017

Trinity College Dublin

Mon, Dec 5, 2016, 16:37

   

Dublin’s Trinity College may be about to become a venue for a series of large-scale live shows in 2017.

According to a number of OTR sources, promoters MCD have obtained permission from the college to host a number of open-air 5000-capacity shows on the campus next July. It is thought that there may be up to 10 different shows during the run.

Acts who are understood to be under consideration for the Trinity College shows include Alt-J, James Vincent McMorrow, Bell X1, Pixies and Lorde.

MCD already book the Trinity Ball which is held on the college campus every year.

More information as it comes to hand.