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First acts announced for Body & Soul 2015

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Delivering one seriously impressive opening line-up announcement, Body & Soul have unveiled the first acts set to play this Summer’s Festival.

Taking place, as per usual, during the Summer solstice weekend of June 19-21 at Ballinlough Castle, Dan Deacon, Goat, Savages (pictured), Clark and Matthew E White and more are amongst the first wave of acts set to play the annual festival at Clonmellon, Co. Meath.

With many more acts yet to be announced, check out the full line-up below and go here to buy tickets.


Savages photo by Misha Vladimirskiy.


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