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The Wonderlust stage is where you may spend a lot of the time during the day at Body & Soul on the summer solstice weekend as it’s a nice place to chill out and it has a lot of varied things on during the day and night. At night-time, it’s all about the music and… Read more »

Posted on May 6th, 2015


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Super Furry Animals

AH. Super Furry Animals couldn’t have picked a better place to come and play their first Irish show in years other than Body & Soul. They’ve just been added to the lineup for the summer solstice weekend from June 19th to 21st in Ballinlough Castle, Co. Westmeath along with: Super Furry Animals, Tiga, Kiasmos (as… Read more »

Posted on May 1st, 2015


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Body&Soul Second Instalment

Body & Soul have added some names to the festival on Summer Solstice weekend today. New additions are: Leftfield – who have a new album on the way but are no longer a duo. Blooms – young R&B electronic music from London-based Irish lady. Big Jelly – Nine-piece Galway outfit playing Ska and rocksteady Ensemble… Read more »

Posted on April 15th, 2015


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Body & Soul is back for its sixth year in Ballinlough Castle, Co. Westmeath for the Summer Solstice weekend of Friday June 19th to Sunday June 21st. First here are the all-important first names: Flight Facilities, Savages, Ásgeir, Austra, Goat, Nightmares on Wax, Rhye, Lamb, Matthew E White, Dan Deacon, Talaboman (John Talabot and Axel… Read more »

Posted on March 11th, 2015


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Update: Lamb, Jape and Jennifer Evans now added. Body&Soul are once again trying their hand at a off-site party at IMMA after last year’s Halloween ball. ÉRIU is billed as a contemporary celebration of an age-old tradition (ÉRIU is the goddess of Ireland) and will take place on the eve of St. Patrick’s Day, 16th March…. Read more »

Posted on February 23rd, 2015


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Body & Soul are putting on The Shapeshifter’s Ball, a special “evening of Immortal Proportions, Dark Veils & Twisted Tales in association with the Bram Stoker Festival” in IMMA on Saturday October 25th. The “intimate, slightly twisted, Gothic-themed soiree” will feature live, theatrical and chilling performances including: the DCC/Opera in the Open: ‘Der Vampyr’ by… Read more »

Posted on September 30th, 2014


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It’s only a week to go to Electric Picnic and we now have the stage times for Body and Soul. Friday will feature Tune-yards, Young Fathers, Adultrock, Girl Band and Sleep Thieves. Saturday goes til 4am with Donal Dineen, Tr One, Kate Boy, Champion Sound Recordings artists and some special guests slots in there. Sunday’s… Read more »

Posted on August 22nd, 2014




Body & Soul have announced their lineup for the imminent Electric Picnic festival at the end of August and it’s another doozy lineup of acts across three stages. Only €229.50 weekend tickets are left but there is a serious lineup including the full list below. Playlist of additions: Body & Soul man stage tUnE-yArDs Young… Read more »

Posted on July 30th, 2014


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Body & Soul 2014 by Colm Moore

Body & Soul is the most beautiful festival in Ireland. It helped that the weather made everything and everyone look their best but beyond that, the attention to detail in the stage construction, the installations, the random sculptures, the Midnight Circus stage; everything was made with love or set in a place like the walled… Read more »

Posted on June 25th, 2014


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