We are delighted and excited to unveil the first round of artists for what promises to be a remarkable Green Man 2015.
Headlining on the Sunday night will be the spellbinding St Vincent! This unique and dynamic performer is sure to take our breath away on the magical Mountain Stage- An exclusive UK show! Joining St V as headliners (Friday) are the wonderful Hot Chip- they will be detailing a decades worth of magnificent music through their always‐stunning live show.
Our thirteenth edition runs from 20th – 23rd August in the glorious Brecon Beacons, Wales ‐ and tickets are on sale NOW, including a new five‐month payment plan.
GM 2015 line-up so far:
St. Vincent / Hot Chip / Goat / Calexico / Charles Bradley / Father John Misty / Sun Ra Arkestra / Courtney Barnett / The Fall / The Staves / Mew / Shovels & Rope / The Wave Pictures / Hookworms / Beyond The Wizard’s Sleeve / Sylvan Esso / Waxahatchee / Son Lux / Matthew E White / Owen Pallett / Viet Cong / Steve Gunn / Richard Dawson / Alasdair Roberts / Songhoy Blues / Zun Zun Egui / Jane Weaver / Slug / BC Camplight / Ryley Walker / Trust Fund / Corey Bowen … PLUS lots more TBA!
DJs- Huw Stephens / Tom Ravenscroft / Nothing Is
Also joining us are… Goat, the Swedish purveyors of experimental psych‐rock, legendary Arizonian’s Calexico, who release their ninth studio album this April, and the constantly sublime, singularly captivating, Father John Misty. Danish alt‐rockers Mew will bring their magical live show to the Black Mountains alongside the stirring indie‐folk of The Staves, whose new Bon Iver‐produced album looks set to take 2015 by storm.
Legendary American funk/soul singer Charles Bradley will supply the festival with a hearty dose of rhythm‐and‐blues, while a performance from the incredible Sun Ra Arkestra promises to be one of this years stand‐out live moments.
Elsewhere, there is snarling psych‐rock courtesy of Leeds’ Hookworms, razor‐sharp pop from Australia’s Courtney Barnett (UK festival exclusive), and the enthralling electronic patterns of Son Lux, who will all take their place alongside the likes of Beyond The Wizard’s Sleeve, The Wave Pictures, Owen Pallett, Viet Cong, Waxahatchee and many more!
We’re also thrilled to announce DJ sets from the encyclopedic music brains of Huw Stephens, Tom Ravenscroft and Nothing Is.
This is just the start, over the coming weeks we’ll have full details of lots more new and exciting Green Man 2015 happenings! Including 99 Welsh ales & ciders, Einstein’s Garden and lots more surprises.
All of this and much, much more is awaiting you at Green Man 2015 so please come and join us ‐ it really wouldn’t be the same without you!