More names announced for Bluedot
BLUEDOT Festival has announced the second wave of acts performing at this year’s event at Jodrell Bank.
Electronic art-pop duo Goldfrapp join the bill along with legendary space-rock survivors Hawkwind.
French electronic maestro Vitalic will also be bringing his genrebusting blend of techno, electro, house and disco to the line-up.
Elsewhere on the bill are Space Afrika, Will Tramp and Dream Wife.
The newly announced acts join previouslyrevealed headliners Orbital, Pixies and alt-J at the event, which takes over the Macclesfield observatory from July 7 to 9.
Festival director Ben Robinson said: “The team are thrilled to announce another batch of amazing artists for this years festival.
“Stay tuned for more intergalactic announcements as we continue to put together a very unique weekend of music, science, arts, technology and the exploration of space in partnership with the renowned Jodrell Bank Observatory.”
The full line-up can be seen at discoverthebluedot.com, where tickets are on sale now starting from £159 for the full weekend with camping.
Last year’s inaugural Bluedot festival