Electric Picnic 2009

Electric Picnic

Theres been alot of speculation over the last couple of days, and many music sites giving their version who they hope for the line up! (see nialler9 & ontherecord ). But the waiting is over, and the initial line has been announced! (cheers to on the record, first place i could find it)

Taking to the stages at Stradbally Hall this September are:

Orbital
Flaming Lips (yay!)
Basement Jaxx
MGMT (yay again!)
Chic
Madness
Bell X1
Fleet Foxes
Klaxons
Rodrigo y Gabriela
Seasick Steve (missed him at Oxegen last year — so will be checking him out!)
2 Many DJs
Lisa Hannigan
Explosions In The Sky
ABC
Damien Dempsey
Alabama 3
Bat For Lashes
Zero 7
Erol Alkan
Roots Manuva
Sugarhill Gang
Billy Bragg
Lykke Li
Imelda May
Echo & The Bunnymen
Magazine
E.S.G
Moderat
Simian Mobile Disco
Skream & Benga
Noze
Heartbreak
Halfset
Chris Cunningham
Okkervil River
Magnolia Electric Company
Low Anthem
Villagers
Tunng
Jape (yay!)
Whitest Boy Alive
Micachu & The Shapes
The Walkmen (nice one!)
Michael Nyman
Dublin Gospel Choir
Quantic Soul Orchestra
Jazzanova

So theres the list…. I’m pretty happy with it, I think it’s much stronger than the initial line up last year. Thoughts???

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3 responses to “Electric Picnic 2009

  1. You’re missing a ‘yay’ next to Klaxons and Fleet Foxes

  2. Way better than last year. Personal Highlights include:

    Flaming Lips, MGMT, Rodrigo y Gabriela, 2 Many DJs, Roots Manuva, Madness, Bat For Lashes and the super Explosions In The Sky!

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