Green Man Festival have announced a very special addition to the line-up for this year's event.

Patti Smith will make a UK festival exclusive appearance at the festival, opening the The Far Out Tent on Thursday. Matt Berry, Jon Langford and Money are all set to support her.

The festival takes place over the weekend of August 15th – 18th and will see Kings of Convenience, Band of Horses, and Ben Howard headline on each respective night. For more information, head here.