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#Electric Picnic

# electric-picnic - Wednesday 24 April, 2013

Explainer: How do you prove you've been to Electric Picnic before?
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Explainer: How do you prove you've been to Electric Picnic before?

Apr 24th 2013, 11:37 AM 20,975 Views 53 Comments

Organisers are offering discounted tickets to loyal fans, but how do you show you’ve been to the festival before?

# electric-picnic - Friday 19 April, 2013

The Evening Fix... now with added ways to test if your smile still works
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# Need To Know

The Evening Fix... now with added ways to test if your smile still works

Apr 19th 2013, 7:59 PM 7,382 Views 3 Comments

Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today…

Electric Picnic confirmed: Festival WILL go ahead this year
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Electric Picnic confirmed: Festival WILL go ahead this year

Apr 19th 2013, 7:08 PM 16,682 Views 31 Comments

The tenth Picnic will take place the last weekend of August, organisers have announced.

# electric-picnic - Friday 12 April, 2013

19 reasons why Electric Picnic must happen this year
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19 reasons why Electric Picnic must happen this year

Apr 12th 2013, 1:00 PM 25,983 Views 51 Comments

It really is the greatest thing ever and this is why.

# electric-picnic - Thursday 28 March, 2013

7 of the best people you'll meet at a music festival
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From The Daily Edge
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7 of the best people you'll meet at a music festival

Mar 28th 2013, 12:50 PM 4,598 Views 1 Comment

All these lineup announcements have given us a dose of festival fever!

# electric-picnic - Monday 3 September, 2012

The Evening Fix... now with added beer concentrate
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# Need To Know

The Evening Fix... now with added beer concentrate

Sep 3rd 2012, 8:00 PM 8,125 Views 3 Comments

Things we learned, loved and shared today.

Electric Picnic 2012: good weather, no traffic and 'little to report' from Gardaí
# EP2012
# EP2012

Electric Picnic 2012: good weather, no traffic and 'little to report' from Gardaí

Sep 3rd 2012, 10:20 AM 9,049 Views 22 Comments

Electric Picnic’s Year Nine report card.

# electric-picnic - Sunday 2 September, 2012

In photos: Electric Picnic has The Cure for September blues
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In photos: Electric Picnic has The Cure for September blues

Sep 2nd 2012, 3:45 PM 12,264 Views 10 Comments

It’s still all fun and frolics in Stradbally…

# electric-picnic - Saturday 1 September, 2012

In pics: Sunshine and makeshift showers on day two at Electric Picnic
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In pics: Sunshine and makeshift showers on day two at Electric Picnic

Sep 1st 2012, 8:13 PM 33,969 Views 20 Comments

Spoilt with the sun so they were…

# electric-picnic - Friday 31 August, 2012

In pics: the first night of the Electric Picnic
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In pics: the first night of the Electric Picnic

Aug 31st 2012, 9:24 PM 25,657 Views 32 Comments

The tents are up and the festival is underway…

Amanda Brunker vs Azealia Banks: A Twitter Tragedy In Four Acts
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Amanda Brunker vs Azealia Banks: A Twitter Tragedy In Four Acts

Aug 31st 2012, 10:48 AM 9,172 Views 4 Comments

Brunker (accidentally) tangled with the wrong rapper.

# electric-picnic - Tuesday 28 August, 2012

In pics: A first look at Electric Picnic 2012
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In pics: A first look at Electric Picnic 2012

Aug 28th 2012, 5:10 PM 15,704 Views 19 Comments

Take a sneak peek at the festival site…

# electric-picnic - Thursday 23 August, 2012

Electric Picnic: Grub's up at the Theatre of Food
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Electric Picnic: Grub's up at the Theatre of Food

Aug 23rd 2012, 2:15 PM 6,027 Views 2 Comments

The Theatre of Food will bring a sense of drama to eating out at the Electric Picnic – we line up what you can expect to nibble at over the weekend.

# electric-picnic - Thursday 16 August, 2012

Electric Picnic: Who's playing at Body & Soul this year?
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Electric Picnic: Who's playing at Body & Soul this year?

Aug 16th 2012, 6:32 PM 6,495 Views 11 Comments

The Body & Soul arena is a wonderland away from the wilder ends of the Electric Picnic festival. We handpick this year’s highlights.

# electric-picnic - Tuesday 7 August, 2012

Welly sales are up 99 per cent... so here's a mudbath gallery to celebrate
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From The Daily Edge
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Welly sales are up 99 per cent... so here's a mudbath gallery to celebrate

Aug 7th 2012, 12:20 PM 6,217 Views 3 Comments

Festival season and the plentiful rainfall this summer means that at least one store has seen wellingtons flying off the shelves. Take a look at the humble boot in action…

# electric-picnic - Saturday 4 August, 2012

Your summer festival dos and don'ts check list
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Your summer festival dos and don'ts check list

Aug 4th 2012, 12:00 PM 5,919 Views 1 Comment

Some summer festival dos and don’ts to ensure you have a amazing time whatever the weather.

# electric-picnic - Sunday 24 June, 2012

Poll: Are you going to festival in Ireland this summer?
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Poll: Are you going to festival in Ireland this summer?

Jun 24th 2012, 11:18 AM 6,696 Views 43 Comments

Festival season is well and truly underway by now – are you going to one?

# electric-picnic - Thursday 1 March, 2012

The Daily Fix: Thursday
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The Daily Fix: Thursday

Mar 1st 2012, 8:00 PM 2,682 Views 0 Comments

All the day’s main news as well as the bits and pieces you may have missed…

The Cure and Sigur Rós set to headline Electric Picnic 2012
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The Cure and Sigur Rós set to headline Electric Picnic 2012

Mar 1st 2012, 12:15 PM 6,252 Views 49 Comments

The line-up for the Laois festival announced this afternoon also includes Elbow, The xx, The Roots, Hot Chip Ed Sheeran and Bell X1.

# electric-picnic - Sunday 4 September, 2011

The Daily Fix: Sunday
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The Daily Fix: Sunday

Sep 4th 2011, 7:32 PM 1,372 Views 0 Comments

In tonight’s Fix: What Diarmuid Martin wants the Taoiseach to explain; Celia Larkin’s earfuls for Bertie; why McDonald’s is ‘Lovin’ It’ in Ballymun; and what did the Rubberbandits get upto at Electric Picnic?

Day three at Electric Picnic: silly hats, pink hair, lycra and the music too
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Day three at Electric Picnic: silly hats, pink hair, lycra and the music too

Sep 4th 2011, 5:58 PM 1,589 Views 8 Comments

All sorts going on in the final hours of the hip festival…

WATCH: 73 seconds in the life of Electric Picnic 2011
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WATCH: 73 seconds in the life of Electric Picnic 2011

Sep 4th 2011, 3:40 PM 1,089 Views 2 Comments

The weather seems to be holding out at Stradbally – so if you’re jealous of the festival goers, best avoid this video…

Watch: The music and the craic at Electric Picnic so far
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Watch: The music and the craic at Electric Picnic so far

Sep 4th 2011, 11:21 AM 666 Views 0 Comments

Here’s a quick video of what’s been happening down at the Picnic this weekend…

# electric-picnic - Saturday 3 September, 2011

In photos: day two at Electric Picnic so far
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From The Daily Edge
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In photos: day two at Electric Picnic so far

Sep 3rd 2011, 5:01 PM 4,392 Views 14 Comments

Plenty of fun being had down in the wet fields of Stradbally on day two….

Here's how Sinead O'Connor fared on The Late Late Show
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Here's how Sinead O'Connor fared on The Late Late Show

Sep 3rd 2011, 3:15 PM 7,910 Views 38 Comments

The singer spoke to Ryan Tubridy about the Electric Picnic, the search for love and whether he was interested…

# electric-picnic - Friday 2 September, 2011

In photos: Setting up camp at Electric Picnic 2011
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In photos: Setting up camp at Electric Picnic 2011

Sep 2nd 2011, 9:23 PM 5,823 Views 13 Comments

Revellers streamed to the Stradbally campsite in droves today for start of the three-day festival.

Column: Nine months' pregnant and heading to Electric Picnic? Don't.
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Column: Nine months' pregnant and heading to Electric Picnic? Don't.

Sep 2nd 2011, 3:00 PM 610 Views 12 Comments

Journalist and writer Colin Murphy recalls the year he and his heavily-pregnant partner camped it out in Stradbally – and how they were lucky their child wasn’t born in a field. And called Electra.

Not at the ‘Picnic? Nine videos to cheer you up
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Not at the ‘Picnic? Nine videos to cheer you up

Sep 2nd 2011, 11:03 AM 1,659 Views 1 Comment

Missing Electric Picnic? We’ve hand picked nine videos to help you pretend you’re there. But minus the mud, sunburn and lukewarm drinks.

Thousands descend on Laois for an electric weekend of music
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Thousands descend on Laois for an electric weekend of music

Sep 2nd 2011, 10:58 AM 781 Views 0 Comments

With food, chat, debate, and music on offer, this weekend’s festival looks like the best yet.

# electric-picnic - Tuesday 30 August, 2011

The Daily Fix: Tuesday
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The Daily Fix: Tuesday

Aug 30th 2011, 7:47 PM 1,957 Views 0 Comments

A round-up of the day’s big stories, as well as the bits and pieces you may have missed.

In numbers: the Electric Picnic 2011
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In numbers: the Electric Picnic 2011

Aug 30th 2011, 7:35 PM 1,649 Views 0 Comments

From food stands to portable toilets, here’s a breakdown of the figures behind this weekend’s music festival the Electric Picnic

Electric Picnic organisers rubbish 'final year' rumours
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Electric Picnic organisers rubbish 'final year' rumours

Aug 30th 2011, 7:25 PM 2,231 Views 9 Comments

TheJournal.ie took a sneak peak behind the scenes at the Electric Picnic site today to see how preparations for how this weekend’s festival are going.

# electric-picnic - Monday 29 August, 2011

Dublin band has gear stolen days before Electric Picnic
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Dublin band has gear stolen days before Electric Picnic

Aug 29th 2011, 7:00 PM 1,124 Views 9 Comments

Musos appealing for donations to The Cast of Cheers who had travelled to London to work on their second album but had thousands of euro worth of equipment stolen in burglary.

# electric-picnic - Saturday 27 August, 2011

Sinéad O'Connor's infamous telly moments...
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Sinéad O'Connor's infamous telly moments...

Aug 27th 2011, 4:20 PM 3,588 Views 21 Comments

Sinéad O’Connor has said that she’s appearing, sans underwear, on the Late Late Show next Friday night. Here’s a quick look at some of her more memorable TV appearances…

# electric-picnic - Friday 26 August, 2011

Tasty dates on offer at Electric Picnic
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From The Daily Edge
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Tasty dates on offer at Electric Picnic

Aug 26th 2011, 9:30 PM 763 Views 3 Comments

A speed dinner dating event will introduce men and women to new faces and foodies as part of the Electric Picnic’s Theatre of Food.

# electric-picnic - Monday 22 August, 2011

Tweet hunt: Win tickets to Electric Picnic
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From The Daily Edge
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Tweet hunt: Win tickets to Electric Picnic

Aug 22nd 2011, 2:11 PM 987 Views 1 Comment

ESB Electric Ireland has launched a competition giving would-be festival goers the chance to win tickets to Electric Picnic – using a Facebook App, Live Google Map and combined tweets.

# electric-picnic - Thursday 18 August, 2011

Channel 4 hires Rubberbandits
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Channel 4 hires Rubberbandits

Aug 18th 2011, 3:48 PM 2,748 Views 9 Comments

Britain’s Channel 4 has commissioned Irish company Sideline Productions to make three comedy shorts with The Rubberbandits for a new online talent series.

# electric-picnic - Wednesday 20 July, 2011

Daily Fix: Wednesday
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Daily Fix: Wednesday

Jul 20th 2011, 7:54 PM 1,311 Views 0 Comments

In today’s Fix: the government promises no more public sector pay cuts; Serbian authorities arrest fugitive Goran Hadzic; and one blogger’s marriage advice – “when you marry, you should marry a Chinese woman”.