IDLES, Jessie Buckley & Bernard Butler, Holly Humberstone and Josef added to Connect Festival line-up

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They’ll join The National, Idlewild, The Twilight Sad and more in August

More acts have been added to the Connect Festival line-up, including post-punk ranters IDLES, actor-turned-singer Jessie Buckley, and singer-songwriter Holly Humberstone. Tickets for Connect are on sale now. 

The Connect Festival is set to take place from Friday 26 August until Sunday 28 August at Edinburgh’s Royal Highland Centre Showground and will take place across three stages. 

A host of new acts have also been added to the line-up, including Joesef, Jealous of the Birds, Newdad, Opus Kind, India Jordan and Taahliah. 

Tickets for the Connect Festival are still available. Prices begin at £65 plus booking fees. 

The full Connect Festival line-up:

Friday 26 August: IDLES, Jon Hopkins, Black Coffee, Jessie Buckley and Bernard Butler, John Grant, Charlotte Adigéry & Bolis Pupul, Future Utopia, Maeve, Joesef, Moses Boyd, LYRA, Cloth, Jealous Of The Birds, LVRA, Optimo (Espacio), India Jordan, Hammer, TAAHLIAH, Pocket

Saturday 27 August: The Chemical Brothers, Bonobo, The Twilight Sad, Caribou, Holly Humberstone, Chloe Moriondo, Ride playing Nowhere, LOW, Matt Maltese, Willie J Healey, Swim School, Erol Alkan, Dance System, Nightwave, Push It, Nadia Summer B2B DIJA

Sunday 28 August: The National, Mogwai, Bombay Bicycle Club, Little Simz, Self Esteem, Black Country, New Road, Rae Morris, Idlewild playing the Remote Part, Admiral Fallow, Sudan Archives, Dehd, Hamish Hawk, Lizzie Reid, Geese, Kathleen Frances, Horse Meat Disco, sam Gellaitry, Jamz Supernova, Barry Can't Swim, Rebecca Vasmant, Karma Kid

Tickets for Connect Festival are available now. 

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