Electric Picnic 2009 News

04 Sep 2009 - 06 Sep 2009
Stradbally Hall, Co Laois, IRE
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Passion Pit and more for Electric Picnic
One of Virtual Festivals' picks for 2009, Passion Pit, head up the latest names confirmed for this year's Electric Picnic.
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European Festival Awards winners announced
Heineken Open'er, Dour, Cactusfestival come out on top
The Hoosiers to headline Chagstock 2010
Line-up includes Seth Lakeman, Oysterband and The Quails
Gojira join Bloodstock Open Air 2010 line up
Their only UK performance of the year
Brujeria, Immolation to headline Deathfest 2010
Dawn Of Chaos and more added, tickets on sale for just 10
Wild Beasts to be unleashed at Snowbombing
The Whip, Example, more confirmed for Austrian event
Status Quo for Forest Commission Forest Tours
Doves will also play among the trees this summer
The Big Reunion 2009 Weekend Two
27-29 November - Butlin, Skegness
The Big Reunion 2009 Weekend 1
20-22 November - Butlins, Skegness
UK Festival Awards 2009
indigO2, London - 19 November
vinspired Lake Of Stars Festival 2009: Rated!
Nkopola Lodge, Mangochi, Malawi, Africa - 15-18 October 2009
Dubai Sound City 2009: Rated!
The Irish Village - 5-7 November
Atomik Weekender 2010: Rated!
Prestatyn Pontins, Wales - 6-8 November
Hot Rats: 'We arrived by helicopter playing 'Ride Of The Valkyries''
Supergrass' Danny Goffey talks about his new band, toilet tours and Butthole Surfers
James Walsh: 'It sounds mad but Take That should Play Glasto'
The Starsailor frontman talks about his film career, solo work and Brucie
The pleasant revolt: Katrina Larkin
We talk to the winner of the Lifetime Achievement Award
Twisted Wheel: 'We did a gig and fans were throwing car hubcaps around!'
Twisted Wheel's Johnny Brown talks to us at Liverpool Music Week
The Wombats: 'He got into a tent and woke up next to a randomer'
The Wombats discuss their strangest festival moments
Thawed out: freezing festivals and snow soirees
The best events to give you the chills...
15 things that happened in 2009 that may never happen again
Festival one-offs from the past 12 months
New Year's Easy: where to go for NYE
Mark the end of a decade with a memorable night
Festivals 2009: a year in review
The moments that have defined the last 12 months
Dubai Sound City: our winner returns
Check out Liz's thoughts on the festival
The Big One: Dubai Sound City 2009
The Irish Village, Dubai, UAE
The big one: Swn Festival 2009
Various, Cardiff, Wales - 21 October 2009
VF is 10: the future of festivals
We talk to organisers about the last ten years
VF is 10: downers of the decade
We talk to organisers about the last ten years
VF is 10: highlights of the decade
We talk to organisers about the last ten years
More names announced for Electric Picnic
Dinosaur Jr, Kid Creole And The Coconuts and Neko Case are among the latest names for this year's Electric Picnic.
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Brian Wilson and more for Electric Picnic
Former-Beach Boy Brian Wilson heads up the latest names confirmed for this year's Electric Picnic.
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HOT TICKETS: Electric Picnic 2009
Tickets for this year's Electric Picnic have gone on sale at 9am this morning (17 April).
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Orbital, Flaming Lips for Electric Picnic
Recently reformed dance dup Orbital head up the first names announced for Electric Picnic.
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Festival Republic invests in two Euro-fests
Electric Picnic and Hove Festivalen, two of Europe's finest, have joined forces with Festival Republic in the quest for development.
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