headliners announced for Northern Ireland's Stendhal Festival

Frightened Rabbit, and The Undertones

published: Tue 27th May 2014

Frightened Rabbit

Friday 8th to Saturday 9th August 2014
Ballymully Cottage Farm, Roe Valley, Northern Ireland, BT49 0NQ, Northern Ireland MAP
£38 with camping
daily capacity: 1500
last updated: Tue 8th Jul 2014

Frightened Rabbit, and The Undertones are confirmed as headliners of the fourth edition of Stendhal Festival which takes place in the Roe Valley, Northern Ireland, on Friday 8th and Saturday 9th August 2014.

Duke Special top the Friday evening of the Festival while bringing the event to a conclusion on Saturday will be The Divine Comedy.

Also added to the line-up are Paddy Casey, Bronagh Gallagher, Duke Special (DJ Set), Making Monsters, Troublesome Bucks, The Henry Girls, Silences, Los Dramaticos, Limavady Big Band, Go Wolf, Bakken, Exit Pursued By Bear, Ciaran Lavery, Ard Ri, The Wood Burning Savages, Tucan, The Plantin, The Clameens, Slowplacelikehome, The Emerald Armada, Ryan McMullan, Rackhouse Pilfer, Ports, Pitcher of the Moon, Paul Tully, Paddy Nash and the Happy Enchiladas, Malojian, In An Instant, Glenn Rosborough, Edwin Brooks and the Burning Glass, and Dramatic Tiger Club.

Organiser of Stendhal Festival of Art, Ross Parkhill, commented: "I am absolutely thrilled at being able to announce some of the names that we have done today, he said. Frightened Rabbit are a band we have been following for some time now and are incredibly excited to have them on the bill this year. They are a band that have an already stellar back catalogue of songs and have the potential to be one of the biggest things in British Music; they are that good.

"There is nothing I can really say about the Undertones that hasn't been said before. They are true musical royalty in our part of the world and to have an act of their calibre coming along to play Stendhal is a delight for us.

"Add to that the talents of Paddy Casey, Bronagh Gallagher, Tucan and everyone else we have announced so far and this year's line-up is shaping up to be perhaps the best one we have had at Stendhal."

Combining music, art, dance, sculpture, poetry, and a host of other activities, this is a family friendly event that embraces the ethos of community, discovering different genres of art and above all, having a good time.

In addition to the music programmed over four stages, Stendhal Festival will also play host to a varied family programme of events for the kids to enjoy, art work, sculpture, a craft market, digital art installations, a fun fair and many more wee surprises.

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The early bird offer has ended. Tickets are priced at £38 for a weekend camping pass and £60 for a family weekend camping pass (2 adults and up to 4 kids under 18).



Friday 8th to Saturday 9th August 2014
Ballymully Cottage Farm, Roe Valley, Northern Ireland, BT49 0NQ, Northern Ireland MAP
£38 with camping
daily capacity: 1500
last updated: Tue 8th Jul 2014


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