The latest wave of acts for this year's Electric Picnic has been announced.

Among the acts joining previous announced headliners The Cure, The Killers and Elbow, are Grimes, Wild Beasts, Villagers, Explosions In The Sky and Bombay Bicycle Club.

The Full List of New Additions:

  • Wild Beasts
  • Grimes
  • Villagers
  • Explosions In The Sky
  • The Antlers
  • Dexys
  • Ben Howard
  • The Staves
  • Bombay Bicycle Club
  • Andy Irvine
  • Donal Lunny
  • Liam O’ Flynn
  • Paddy Glackin
  • Wallis Bird
  • Nell Bryden
  • Bellowhead
  • The Vaccines

The Irish festival takes place between 31st August and 2nd September at Stradbally Hall, Co. Laois.