The legend joins Babyshambles and My Bloody Valentine in Valencia

Legendary singer and composer Leonard Cohen has been added to this year’s Benicassim festival line-up.

Several artists have been confirmed today for the four day Spanish music festival, including Roisin Murphy, Justice and Richard Hawley.

They join previously announced artists including newly reformed shoegazers My Bloody Valentine, Babyshambles and Mark Eitzel’s American Music Club.

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Benicassim takes place from July 17- 20.

Artists confirmed to play so far are:

Leonard Cohen

Roisin Murphy

Justice Live


David Duriez

Eef Barzelay

Erol Alkan

John Acquaviva

Micah P. Hinson


These New Puritans

Richard Hawley


Tommie Sunshine

American Music Club

José González



The National

The New Pornographers

Robert Babicz



Vive La Fête

My Bloody Valentine

The Rumblestrips

The 2007 event saw bands such as Muse, Arctic Monkeys, The B-52s and Iggy and the Stooges perform.

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