The first wave of acts performing as part of the 2FM Play the Picnic Stage line-up at Electric Picnic 2018 has been announced today.
Returning once again to Stradbally for Electric Picnic 2018 this summer, the 2FM Play the Picnic stage will showcase independent Irish artists curated by Abner Browns, the Musicmaker and King Kong Club.
The Friday line-up (curated by Abner Browns) includes Wolves of Youth, Bobby & the Blunts, Blackcat, Shakalak & JaXson. Saturday (curated by Musicmaker) includes Thumper, The Girl Talk, Girlfriend, Wolff & SENU. And, the Sunday line-up (curated by King Kong Club) includes Wood Burning Savages, SpaceVolk, BODIES, Tadgh, FXY & C-FIT.
Joining the line-up will be 10 acts from the RTÉ 2FM ‘Play the Picnic’ competition to be announced Fri 27th July. All Proceeds from the Text to Vote go directly to Jack & Jill Children’s Foundation. For more info and to vote via 2fm.rte.ie. IMRO will also choose 3 acts to perform at Electric Picnic 2018.
Electric Picnic 2018 will take place in Stradbally Hall, County Laois from Friday, August 31st to Sunday, September 2nd. More information via electricpicnic.ie.