11:48 Wednesday, 13 March 2019
And it’s brilliant!
The line up for Electric Picnic 2019 has just been announced.
The Strokes, Florence + The Machine and Hozier are among the big names heading to Stradbally in County Laois this summer.
The 1975, Billie Eilish and Dermot Kennedy are among the other artists taking to the stage over the three-day event.
This year, the iconic music festival will run from Friday 3oth August until Sunday 1st September.
Bad news though if you’re looking for tickets. This year’s festival sold out in a record 15 minutes last December.
It was the first time ever in the festival’s 15 year history that tickets sold out months in advance of the line-up being revealed.
Headliners: The Strokes, Florence + The Machine, Hozier and The 1975.
The rest: Billie Eilish – Christine and the Queens – James Blake – Dermot Kennedy
Four Tet – Jess Glynne – The Streets – Jarvis Cocker Introducing JARV IS
Years & Years – Róisín Murphy – Metronomy – Michael Kiwanuka
Echo & the Bunnymen – Courtney Barnett – Parquet Courts – Mitski – Miles Kane – Freya Ridings
MØ – Amelie Lens – Maceo Plex – Kölsch – Sam Fender – Sons of Kemet
Yves Tumor – Serpentwithfeet – Shura – ALMA -Kero Kero Bonito – Let’s Eat Grandma
Bodega – Cavetown – Georgia – Sea Girls – Sasami – G Flip – Heavy Lungs