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Music | Groove Festival additions in full swing


Groove Festival returns to the surrounds of Co. Wicklow’s Killruddery House & Gardens this August 19 and 20. Primal Scream headline the Main Stage on Saturday with UB40 on Sunday. While the rest of the roster comes in thick and fast.

Also on the bill over the Weekend are; Hudson Taylor are set to play. They will be joined by the live music supremo Jerry Fish, Columbia MillsHothouse Flowers, Cry Before Dawn, Stomptown BrassSpring Break and Na Fianna.

The Sony Xperia Stage will see Daithi, Ailbhe Reddy, Katie Laffan, Third Smoke, Farah Elle, Chris Wise and The Hidden Revolution and Jamie Duff on Saturday. Sunday night’s headliner John Smith will have The Fitzafrenic, King Bones, Jack O’Rourke, Bocs Social, I am Niamh and Carron on the bill.

Early bird tickets (€49.50 each) are now on sale until 21 April. Visit for more information.