Longitude Festival has revealed its first headline acts and its first names for the festival in general for the Marlay PArk event from Friday July 17th to Sunday July 19th.
Hozier headlines the Friday, Alt-J headline Saturday and the Chemical Brothers are Sunday while Caribou, SBTRKT, Wild Beasts, Jungle, Little Dragon, Young Fathers, Kaytranada, Hudson Mohawke, Wolf Alice, Slaves, Girl Band and Gengahr are also on the list.
Tickets are €149.50 plus fees for a weekend or €59.50 plus fees from Ticketmaster on sale next Friday 30th January at 9am.
As Three are now a partner of the festival, Three and O2 customer will have access to presale tickets which go on sale this Wednesday January 28th at 9am ahead of general sale on Friday. Customers who wish to sign up can register by texting MUSIC to 51020, those already registered can simply text LONG to 51020.
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