Longitude Festival 2018: 33 new acts announced and day by day breakdown revealed
Longitude has dropped 33 new acts into the 2018 mix and revealed the day by day breakdown of acts.
Taking place at Marlay Park in Dublin over the weekend of July 13-15, the festival has proven exceptionally popular this year with weekend, Friday day, and Saturday day tickets selling out in hours.
Limited Sunday tickets are still available on Ticketmaster for €69.50.
Among the new acts announced today are Sigrid, Playboi Carti, Alma, Rejjie Snow, IAMDDDB, Jesse James, Solomon, Durand Jones & The Indications, Kojaque, Mango X Mathman, Le Boom, Soule, Erica Cody, Day_s, Tebi Rex, Laoise, Jyellowl, Jafaris, Flynn, and Sequence.
While Cardi B had to pull out due to her pregnancy, there is still a stellar line up with previous announcements including hip hop performer and producer J. Cole who's headlinging on the Friday night. He'll be joined by Grammy nominated rap trio Migos and Post Malone.
On Saturday 14th Travis Scott leads the line up. Travis has set the stage for 2018 with his third full-length album, Astroworld which promises “the best music of my career.” Diplo returns to Longitude and Tyler, The Creator will perform on Saturday night.
Solange will hit the main stage as the Sunday night headliner. Her latest album ‘A Seat At The Table’ earned her first ever Grammy win and topped the Billboard album charts. Anderson .Paak & The Free Nationals and Sampha will also perform Sunday.
Here's the day by day breakdown:
Friday 13th July:
A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie
Saturday 14th July:
Tyer, The Creator
Jesse James Solomon
Mango X Mathman
Boots & Kats
Long Island Sound
Sunday 15th July:
Anderson .Paak & The Free Nationals
Durand Jones & The Indications
Red Bull Music return to Marlay Park with a fresh supply of the best Irish and international acts. In no particular order the line-up includes:
Friday, 13th July:
Stevie G, Krystal Klear, EVE, Cailin, Sarah Mooney
Saturday, 14th July:
Boots & Kats, DJ Deece, Jack Thompson, Long Island Sound, Staxx Lyrical
Sunday, 15th July:
Solardo, Ghostboy, Kettama, Ciara Brady, Justyna Koss