Mix: Irish Acts at UK Festivals

This year more than any other year there's an influx of Irish bands, both big and small making their way to the UK to play key spots and further expand their fanbase. Here's a list of bands playing the big festivals this Summer!

T in the Park - Fri 6th - Sun 8th July


The Minutes - T Break Stage Sat 7th

Two Door Cinema Club - Radio 1/NME Stage Sat 7th

More Than Conquerors - BBC Introducing Stage Sun 9th July

The Origian Rudeboys - King Tut's Wah Wah Tent Sun 9th

The Coronas - King Tut's Stage Sun 9th

The Brilliant Things - Radio 1/NME Stage Sun 9th

Latitude Festival [Thursday 12th - Sunday 15th July]


Glen Hansard - Main Stage Fri 13th

Mick Flannery - Main Stage Sat 14th

The Cast of Cheers - The Lake Stage Sun 15th


Two Door Cinema Club & The Cast of Cheers are scheduled to appear at Reading & Leeds while The Coronas have a spot on Bestival!

There's also good representation of Irish acts on the smaller festivals in the UK such as Marc O'Reilly appearing at the Tartan Heart Festival in Inverness in August .....


......... while Polly Barrett appears at Purbeck Folk Festival in August and the Roots North Festival in September.