More acts for busy festival calendar
The Irish summer festival schedule is growing busier by the day, with the line-up for Castlepalooza, one of the country’s most popular independent music events, just announced. 2013 marks the Offaly festival’s eighth consecutive year, and the line- up includes London’s Ghostpoet as well as a host of Irish bands including Fight Like Apes, Enemies, And So I Watch You From Afar, Soak, RSAG, Girls Names and The River Cry. More names will be announced before patrons descend on Charleville Castle from August 2nd-4th.
Further additions have been made to the Sea Sessions bill, too. Beardyman, Norman Jay, Walking on Cars, Raglans, The Hot Sprockets and Dead Prezidents join Xavier Rudd, Fat Freddy’s Drop, The Strypes and more in Bundoran from June 21st - 23rd. See Jim Carroll’s summer festivals round-up, page 4-5.
Ghost in the Castle