5 Acts Not To Miss At Electric Picnic

5 Acts Not To Miss At Electric Picnic
Hannah O'Connell
Hannah O'Connell

1 Sep 2017

Vince Staples 

Friday

Electric Arena 

21:30 - 22:30

Hailing from the same hometown as Snopp Dogg, 23 year old Vince Staples is on top of his game. He's currently touring his 2017 Big Fish Theory album which features Kendrick Lamar, Ty Dolla $ign, Damon Albarn and A$AP Ricky. His live show is getting great reviews, not one to miss. 

The Strypes 

Main Stage 

Saturday 

15:00 - 16:00

The Cavan four-piece are bringing their mature rock and roll sound to the Electric Picnic main stage. Having released their third album Spitting Image this June and with four years of touring already under their belts this Irish band are the perfect act to catch this Saturday afternoon.

Annie Mac 

Saturday 

Electric Arena 

22:00 - 23:30

The queen of dance music returns home for what's guaranteed to be a massive party in the Electric Arena on Saturday night. Fresh off the festival circuit Annie Mac can do no wrong behind a set of decks. Bring water, get down early and prepare to sweat because it's going to be packed

Kojaque 

Sunday

Little Big Tent

14:30 - 15:00

Dublin rapper and co-founder of Soft Boy Records Kojaque brings his chilled out sound to the Little Big Tent for the perfect way to ease yourself back into festival mode on Sunday afternoon. Already boasting a dedicated fandom give yourself plenty of time to grab a space up the front 

The Rubberbandits 

Sunday

Comedy Tent

19:20 - 20:00

The Rubberbandits bring their unique mix of music and satirical humour to the Comedy Tent on Sunday evening. Despite having not released an album since 2011 the pair have been busy writing books, working on a number of TV productions and generally being hilarious on social media. They are firm festival favourites. 

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