Sunday 26 March 2017

Longitude 2015: Whelan's live stage line up announced

#SummerFest is the Independent.ie series on Ireland's summer festivals 2015

Revelers enjoy day 2 of Longitude 2014 in Marley Park. Pictured: Denise Duggan, Aoife Brosnan, Nicola Murphy, Katie Walsh, Grace O'Donoghue and Karen Moynihan from Killarney. Photo: Tony Kinlan
Revelers enjoy day 2 of Longitude 2014 in Marley Park. Pictured: Denise Duggan, Aoife Brosnan, Nicola Murphy, Katie Walsh, Grace O'Donoghue and Karen Moynihan from Killarney. Photo: Tony Kinlan
Freya Drohan

Freya Drohan

The Whelan’s Live stage makes a welcome return to Longitude later this month.

Having celebrated their 25th anniversary last year the Whelan’s Live stage at Longitude continues the iconic venue's ethos of showcasing quality new and emerging artists.

Jordi Murphy and Lottie Ryan pictured at the launch of 3Plus,Three`s exciting new rewards programme in Bar Neon, 3Arena
Jordi Murphy and Lottie Ryan pictured at the launch of 3Plus,Three`s exciting new rewards programme in Bar Neon, 3Arena

Performing this year will be Wolf Alice fresh from their Glastonbury appearance as will Mercury Music prize nominated Nick Mulvey, Punk duo Slaves and Sheffield rockers Drenge.

Also joining them will be New Orleans based songwriter Benjamin Booker, London psych-pop four piece Gengahr, Australian singer-songwriter Josef Salvat, U.S. rockers The Districts and electro pop newcomers Haelos.

Longitude festival 2015 day by day breakdown
Longitude festival 2015 day by day breakdown

Irish acts like Girl Band, Otherkin, Spies and Princess will also be playing at the festival.

Tickets for the three day festival are still available online from Ticketmaster.

Read more: COMPETITION: Win 2 x tickets to Longitude by answering this simple question  

Weekend tickets €149.50 / Day tickets €59.50 including booking fee.

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