by / July 1st, 2009 /

Dinosaur Jr and Dan Deacon head Electric Picnic additions

Fifteen new names have been announced for this year’s Electric Picnic, taking place on weekend of 4th, 5th and 6th September – Dinosaur Jr, Neko Case, Dan Deacon, Diplo, Hypnotic Brass Ensemble, The Temper Trap, The Acorns, First Aid Kit, Julie Feeney, One Day International, The Lost Brothers, Fake Blood, Buraka Som Sistema and Kid Creole & the Coconuts.

They join the existing line-up of:
Orbital
Brian Wilson
Flaming Lips
Basement Jaxx
Madness
MGMT
Fleet Foxes
Klaxons
Bell X1
Royskopp
Rodrigo Y Gabriela
Chic
Seasick Steve
2 Many DJs
Lisa Hannigan
Explosions In The Sky
ABC
Damien Dempsey
Alabama 3
Bat For Lashes
Zero 7
Amadou And Mariam
A Flock Of Seagulls
Erol Alkan
Roots Manuva
The Wailers
The Sugarhill Gang
James Murphy & Pat Mahoney Special Disco Version Dj Set
Billy Bragg
Lykke Li
Imelda May
Echo & The Bunnymen
Magazine
E.S.G
Moderat
Bell Orchestre
Simian Mobile Disco
The Field
Skream & Benga’s Magnetic Man
Noze
Heartbreak
Halfset
Chris Cunningham
Okkervil River
Magnolia Electric Company
Low Anthem
Villagers
Tunng
Jape
Whitest Boy Alive
Micachu & The Shapes
The Walkmen
Michael Nyman
Dublin Gospel Choir
Quantic Soul Orchestra
Jazzanova
Fionn Regan
Mundy
Richmond Fontaine
Marina And The Diamonds
Jeffrey Lewis