Longitude 2017 is decidedly more hip-hop, pop and R&B based than previous years. Take away Mumford & Sons and there’s not a lot of what you’d normally see on the lineups at Marlay Park. That’s cool, music festivals should change with tastes and generations – Oxegen tried to be everything to everyone and that couldn’t… Read more »

Posted on July 12th, 2017

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Knockanstockan is this weekend and as they told me in the Irish Times, the festival is taking a break in 2017. That means that this year’s event, with three days and special surprise guests will be even more cherished by the people in attendance. To that end, here is some homework, a preparatory playlist of… Read more »

Posted on July 20th, 2016

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Friday | Saturday | Sunday | Spotify Longitude playlist | Stage Times & Map Longitude Festival is this weekend in Marlay Park and as is customary here are the acts to highlight on your lists and timetables. 12 acts playing, 4 per day – you simply must see, according to Nialler9. 1. Kelela Friday, Heineken… Read more »

Posted on July 13th, 2016

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Longitude Festival is fast approaching this weekend and for anyone heading or thinking of heading to Marlay Park this weekend, I’m here to help you make your decision. Below is a Spotify playlist of 54 artists playing Longitude across the weekend including: Jamie xx, Christine & The Queens, Kendrick Lamar, Hayden James, Run The Jewels,… Read more »

Posted on July 11th, 2016

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Longitude Festival is a month away and with a lineup like above, there’s a good chance you’re interested in going to some of the days. Maybe work means you can only attend two of the days? At the suggestion of some festivalgoers, Longitude have introduced a two-day festival ticket. The ticket means you pick any… Read more »

Posted on June 21st, 2016

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Friday | Saturday | Sunday | Spotify | Stage Times With a festival like Longitude, you probably already know who you’re going to see from the bigger names (if not: Friday: Todd Terje, SBTRKT, Metronomy, Little Dragon / Saturday: Caribou (+Daphni), Glass Animals, Jungle, Alt-J, Hud Mo, Le Galaxie / Sunday: Chemical Brothers, James Blake,… Read more »

Posted on July 15th, 2015

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Here are the stage times for Longitude this weekend. Pusha T is no longer playing “due to recording commitments.” Bum-mer. Day tickets for Saturday and Sunday and now sold out. Weekend passes are left on sale. Here is my guide of 15 new bands to see at the festival plus a Spotify playlist. There’s also… Read more »

Posted on July 15th, 2015

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Longitude is only a weekend away now and the Marlay Park festival has arguably the lineup of the summer (it certainly chimes with the makeup of this site) with the likes of Todd Terje, Caribou, Jungle, Alt-J, Glass Animals, Kaytranada, Ibeyi, Yoing Fathers, Pusha T, Leon Bridges and Young Fathers among many others. As part… Read more »

Posted on July 9th, 2015

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Pusha T, Nick Mulvey, Raury, Drenge, Petite Noir, Welp, The Bohicas, Wyvern Lingo, Young Wonder, Daithi, Subplots, Princess and Spies were all added to Longitude today. Longitude takes place in Marlay Park from Friday July 17th – July 19th. Weekend tickets €149.50 / Day tickets €59.50 excluding fees. Previously: Longitude 2015 additions: James Blake, Metronomy,… Read more »

Posted on March 27th, 2015

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Longitude Festival today added some tasty acts to its lineup for the Marlay Park event from Friday July 17th to Sunday July 19th. We have: James Blake Metronomy Ibeyi Todd Terje Glass Animals Pusha T Danny Brown Daphni (Caribou also playing ) The Vaccines Everything Everything Toro Y Moi Jose Gonzalez Catfish & The Bottlemen… Read more »

Posted on February 20th, 2015

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Stage times for this weekend’s Longitude Festival are here. Le Galaxie or Disclosure? Chvrches or Joey Badass? Mano Le Tough or New Jackson? Haim or Cyril Hahn? Talos or Hozier? Make your decisions now. Saturday day passes are sold out but there’s limited day passes for Friday and Sunday available. Timetable (PDF)

Posted on July 16th, 2014

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Whoop. Longitude have just added a ton of bands to the lineup for the festival in Marlay Park from Friday 18th July to Sunday 20th July including details of the RBMA stage. Some choice additions include Joey Badass, Broods, Conor Oberst, NoNoNo, San Fermin, Snakehips,  Talos (catch their debut gig next Monday at this Nialler9/Feel… Read more »

Posted on May 6th, 2014

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The new names are : Massive Attack , Rudimental, The 1975, Banks, Parquet Courts, Krystal Klear, O Emperor, Eagulls, Ry X, Say Lou Lou, Son Lux, Josef Salvat and Samaris. That adds to the existing lineup which features: like Disclosure, , Haim, Bombay Bicycle Club, First Aid Kit , Icona Pop, James Vincent McMorrow, John… Read more »

Posted on March 5th, 2014

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Hidden Agenda have announced two Aussie acts: Chet Faker (Sunday April 20th, 7:30pm) and Flight Facilities (Saturday 26th April, 11pm) for shows in the Button Factory. Both shows are €15 each if you buy now. Here’s Chet Faker’s brand new single and Flight Facilities’ most recent one: Longitude Festival added Bombay Bicycle Club, First Aid… Read more »

Posted on February 12th, 2014

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Longitude Festival announced its first proper lineup with names like Disclosure, Ben Howard (previously announced those two), Haim, James Vincent McMorrow, John Talabot, Bastille, Chvrches, Hozier, Sam Smith, Bonobo, Julio Bashmore, Cyril Hahn, Le Galaxie, Bondax and Roosevelt on the bill. It takes place from Friday 18th July to Sunday 20th July in Marlay Park… Read more »

Posted on January 24th, 2014

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