by / January 23rd, 2015 /

Longitude 2015 – First Acts Announced

Longitude Festival will be back this summer with Hozier, Alt-J and festival stalwarts Chemical Brothers confirmed as headliners. Add to that Caribou, SBTRKT, Little Dragon, Wild Beasts, Jungle, Hudson Mohawke, Young Fathers, Gengahr and Girl Band and you start to see the complete picture. Nominated for a second year running for the best Mid-sized festival at the Irish Festival Awards, this time as the incumbent, Longitude has once again set a high benchmark for the others.

As of yet only the headliners’ slots have been announced, local hero Hozier on Friday, July 17th with Alt-J and Chemical Brothers performing on July 18th and 19th respectively. Tickets are priced at €149.50 for a weekend pass and €59.50 for day passes (both incl. booking fee) and go on sale on Friday, January 30th.