A host of new acts and productions have been revealed for the line up of Kilkenny Arts Festival, taking place in venues around Kilkenny from August 7th to 16th.

Musical highlights include Icelandic instrumental post-rockers (and mates of Sigur Ros) Amiina and Minesota slowcore indie rockers Low.

Amiina play St. Canice's Cathedral on August 18th (€30) while Low play the same venue on August 15th (€30) Tickets for Amiina go on sale this Friday at 9am, from ticketmaster and usual outlets.


An official press release has announced that Amiina will be supported by Katie Kim, while Julie Feeney will play with a string ensemble in St. Canice's, 3epkano will play with Donal Dineen & Halfset,  Kilkenny local RSAG will play in Langton's Theatre, and J Spaceman will play an intimate solo concert in the Great Hall at Kilkenny Castle.

Keep an eye on our gig listings and kilkennyarts.ie for dates and ticket prices