by / July 9th, 2008 /

Kilkenny Arts Festival: Mercury Rev, Spiritualized, Lisa Hannigan & More


Mercury Rev, Spiritualized and Lisa Hannigan have just been confirmed for Wired 2008.

Every year, for ten days in August, Kilkenny comes alive with music, theatre, dance, visual art, film and literature and this year is no exception.

The folks behind the Kilkenny Arts Festival, now in it’s 35th year, have just announced the line up for Wired 2008, the musical thread in the festival’s fine tapestry of culture.

The Festival runs from August 8th to August 17th and will give fans a chance to see a variety of acts including Mercury Rev at The Hub, Cillin Hill, Spiritualized at St Canice’s Cathedral and Lisa Hannigan at The Parade Tower, Kilkenny Castle.

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