BLUEDOT 2020: First Line Up Announcement

Cheshire’s unique Bluedot Festival has announced that Björk, Groove Armada and Metronomy will headline this year’s event.

The festival, which is located at the iconic Jodrell Bank Observatory, will see Björk performing an exclusive commission alongside Manchester’s historic Halle Orchestra.

The event, which takes place between 23rd-26th July, will see Groove Armada headline on Friday night, whilst Metronomy will headline on the Saturday. The Icelandic songstress Björk will close the festival with her headline performance on Sunday 26th.

Other acts appearing at the festival this year include Spiritualized, Roisin Murphy, Squarepusher, Tangerine Dream, Ride, Daniel Avery, EOB (the new solo project of Radiohead’s Ed O’Brien), Pussy Riot and (!!!!) Chk Chk Chk.

Bluedot 2020 – First Line Up Poster

Last year, New Order and Hot Chip joined Kraftwerk as the headliners of Bluedot festival.

Tickets are available to buy from 10am on Friday 14 February via the official website.


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