Kamasi Washington, John Talabot, Little Dragon and More Added to the Bill for Beatyard 2018


Although they’ve always delivered in the past, the line-up for next year’s Beatyard is shaping up to be something rather special.

Set to return to Dun Laoghaire Harbour across the Bank Holiday Weekend of August 4 and 5, the festival has revealed Kamasi Washington, Little Dragon, The Sugarhill Gang, The Skatalites, John Talabot, Joy Orbison, Modeselektor (DJ Set), Le Boom, I Am The Cosmos, Bad Bones and Bodytonic DJs have joined the bill.

With more acts still to be announced, see the full current line-up below. Go here to buy tickets.

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