Up-and-coming Mullingar band The Academic and Limerick's Hermitage Green will play the Bulmer's Live at Leopardstown gig series this summer.

The Academic will play on Thursday, June 16th while Hermitage Green will play on Thursday, July 14th.

That finalises the programme for this year's Live at Leopardstown, where other acts including The Strypes, Aslan, Nathan Carter and The Boomtown Rats will all entertain the race-going masses on various Thursday evenings throughout the summer.

Tickets are available from www.leopardstown.comor by calling the Leopardstown ticketline on 01 289 0500.

The full line-up is:

Aslan (June 9)
The Academic (June 16)
Nathan Carter (June 23)
Jack L (July 7)
Hermitage Green (July 14)
Booka Brass Band (July 21)
The Strypes (August 4)
The Boomtown Rats (August 11)