Blondie Added To Latitude Festival Bill

Oxford mathrobeat band Foals also join Franz Ferdinand in Suffolk

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Blondie and Foals are the latest music additions to this year’s Latitude Festival line-up, Uncut can exclusively reveal.

The bill for the festival’s third year is now really shaping up with Nick Cave‘s Grinderman project,, Seasick Steve, and The Go! Team all confirmed to play the Obelisk Arena from July 17.

They join headliners Franz Ferdinand, Sigur Ros and Interpol, along with Elbow, The Breeders and Death Cab For Cutie on Latitude’s main stage.


Over at the Uncut Arena, meanwhile, we’re pleased to say that the headliners will be the ecstatic Malian duo Amadou & Mariam, fearsomely intense prog-punks The Mars Volta and, closing the festival, the beloved Tindersticks.

Blondie and MIA will also be doing the business on our stage, plus plenty more of our favourite bands.

Keep your browsers pointed at – we’ll announce new additions there the minute we hear of them.


Yesterday we announced new additions for the perfomance, literary, comedy and film arenas, click here for those details. Highlights include the Royal Shakespeare Company and Sadlers Wells both being in attendence on site throughout the three day festival.

There is also more information about Latitude in the latest collectors-boxed issue of Uncut, onsale today, see page 17 for details.

Tickets for this year’s event are selling fast, and are available from the credit card hotline – 0871 231 0821. Or online at,


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