Line-up /Echo and the Bunnymen, Patti Smith, Yuck, Balkan Beat Box, 'Spider' John Koerner, Mick Flannery, Fred, Favourite Sons, Axel Krygier, Interference, God Is An Astronaut, Michael McGoldrick, Nina Hynes, Katell Keineg, Nick Kelly, Joe Pug, Ivan St. John, Avatar, Lowmountain, Guidewires, Doctor Millar, Sean Taylor, Lousy Rocks, The Shed.
The music line-up confirmed so far includes the godmother of punk Patti Smith and seminal UK band Echo & The Bunnymen, along with a host of local and international talent including Yuck, Balkan Beatbox, Favourite Sons, Fred, Mick Flannery, Spider John Koerner, Fred and a host of others.
The two day event will feature many interesting performance spaces around the Liss Ard Estate, from music stages, singer songwriter living rooms, poetry and speakers corners to writer gatherings, sculptural installations and visual exhibitions. There will also be a fun and informative ‘eco-area’ with workshops and seminars, along with a food village showcasing the very best in West Cork produce and a fun area for young people to hang out. Complimentary on-site camping with excellent facilities will be available to all attending the festival.
Tickets for the two day event at €95 including booking fee and are available at
as well as Plugged Records in Cork, DeBarras in Clonakilty and The Paragon in Skibbereen.
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