It’s pre-Christmas festival ticket buying time with a lot of festivals setting out their first act stalls and putting tickets on sale for the ideal Christmas present for the music lover in your life, but the mammy of them all, Electric Picnic is the big sought after one in which tickets are now sold out in advance of the lineup reveal.
Body&Soul also just announced the area will no longer feature at Electric Picnic.
Niall Byrne is the founder of the most-influential Irish music site Nialler9, where he has been writing about music since 2005 . He is the cohost of the Nialler9 Podcast and has written for the Irish Times, Irish Independent, Cara Magazine, Sunday Times, Totally Dublin, Red Bull and more. Niall is a DJ, founder of Lumo Club, event curator and producer of gigs, parties & events.