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The xx, A Tribe Called Quest, Interpol and More Set For Electric Picnic


Set to return to Stradbally Estate in Co. Laois across September 1-3, the first names set to play this year’s Electric Picnic have been announced.

Including headliners The xx, A Tribe Called Quest and Duran Duran, Chaka Khan, Interpol (pictured), Run The Jewels, Father John Misty, Parquet Courts, Pond and Car Seat Headrest were all amongst the announced acts.

With more names set to be revealed, check out the full first line-up below.


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