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Festival line-up update – 9 May 2012

By | Published on Wednesday 9 May 2012

Iceland Airwaves

2000TREES, Upcote Farm, Withington, Gloucestershire, 12-14 Jul: Hundred Reasons, Esse B and DJ Twiddle top a shortlist of late additions to the 2000trees billing, which also features 65daysofstatic, Pulled Apart By Horses, Rolo Tomassi, Johnny Foreigner, Future Of The Left, Lower Than Atlantis, Dry The River, Lanterns On The Lake, 2:54 and Run, Walk! www.twothousandtreesfestival.co.uk

DOUNE THE RABBIT HOLE, Duncarron Fort, Scotland, 24-26 Aug: With King Creosote and Hidden Orchestra just confirmed to headline on Saturday and Sunday respectively, this year’s Doune The Rabbit Hole will also host The Phantom Band, Aidan Moffat & Bill Wells, Three Blind Wolves, Sparrow & The Workshop and Jeffrey Lewis & The Junkyard Dogs. www.dounetherabbithole.co.uk

ICELAND AIRWAVES, various venues, Reykjavik, Iceland, 31 Oct – 4 Nov: Being (on a par with Björk, of course) Iceland’s main music export, it makes sense that this year’s Airwaves fest will close with a just announced finale set by Sigur Rós. Jonsi and co join Poliça, Philco Fiction, Patrick Wolf, Friends, Django Django and Daughter on the festival’s live line-up as it stands so far. www.icelandairwaves.is


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