INDIE22 (Indiependence) has announced its headliners and first acts set to play the long-running music festival next summer in Mitchelstown, County Cork.
Festival favourites Bastille, legendary DJ Fatboy Slim and newcomers INDIE Rudimental LIVE will headline the three nights over August Bank Holiday Weekend.
There are a limited number of tickets, including weekend camping tickets on sale now for €159.
INDIE22. Dec Pierce will bring his Block Rockin' Beats. Other acts that have been announced include Erica Cody, Jafaris, Lea Heart, Róisín O, Soulé and The Scratch.Other acts from across Ireland and the UK have been announced, including Becky Hill and Lyra, while Icelandic sensation Daði Freyr is set for his first Irish festival appearance at
INDIE22 Director Mark Noonan said:
After a couple of years away and all the turmoil that included it’s really great to be announcing such huge headliners for INDIE next year. We really feel that we’ve struck a good balance here and with lots more acts still to be announced - we think it’s one of our strongest line ups to date. We are as ever delighted to announce some wonderful new talent who we think could be the headliners of the future.”
Starting out in 2006, INDIE has become one of Ireland's most successful festivals. Over the years artists such as Manic Street Preachers, Public Enemy, Biffy Clyro, Lewis Capaldi, Bastille, Basement Jaxx, De La Soul, Tom Odell, Editors, The Dandy Warhols have come to INDIE to play alongside some of Ireland's finest live acts, including The Coronas, Hozier, Kodaline and Lyra. An origin story that started with a handful of music lovers in the County Cork town has developed into a constantly evolving festival with a huge and loyal fanbase that grows every year.
The All Together Now festival returns to Curraghmore County Waterford on the same weekend. You'll find out more here.