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Castlepalooza Announces First Acts

Gruff Rhys

An annual fixture at the breathtaking Charleville Castle in Tullamore, Castlepalooza have announced their line-up for 2014.

With a handful of acts yet to be announced, Super Furry Animals’ main man Gruff Rhys (pictured), indie-pop duo Summer Camp and Franco-Swiss DJ Gilles Peterson top the bill of acts performing this year. Several Irish acts including HurdlesWe Cut Corners, The ClameensTVVINS, Affleck and Ships also feature in this year’s line-up.

Buy tickets and check out full line-up for the festival – taking place across August 1, 2 and 3 – over at Castlepalooza’s official website.

Here’s the launch poster for the festival and ‘American Interior’ by Gruff Rhys.


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