Today FM announces Gavin James as Headline Act for Sound Garden Stage at Electric Picnic

Category: News, Today FM

Friday 16th August: Today FM has announced that Gavin James will headline its Sound Garden Stage at this year’s Electric Picnic. Gavin, who performed on the main stage at the festival last year, will be taking to theSound Garden Stage on Friday evening, 30th of August.

Just four years after his platinum-selling single ‘Bitter Pill’, the Irish singer songwriter has had 7 sold-out performances in Ireland and is in the middle of his 2019 World tour with upcoming gigs in Portugal, The Philippines’ and France.

Announcing details of his festival performance this morning, Gavin James told Today FM listeners: “I can’t wait to kick off the Sound Garden Stage with Today FM at Electric Picnic, it is going to be all of the craic!”

This year, Today FM was announced as the Official Radio Partner of Electric Picnic 2019 and has dedicated the month of August to promoting the festival on air and online, giving listeners multiple chances to win much sought tickets to the sold-out festival.

Over on Instagram and Facebook (@todayfm) Today FM is also giving ticket winners the chance to win an exclusive meet and greet with Gavin James at the picnic.

Now in its 5th year at Electric Picnic, Today FM’s Sound Garden Stage, situated in the main festival arena, is set to be the biggest yet, with a specially curated line up of live performances, DJ’s entertainment and comedy. Today FM will continue to announce its Sound Garden line up in the run up to the festival weekend.

Speaking about this year’s festival partnership, Today FM’s Head of Marketing, Róisín Reilly said; “This year, we wanted to create something really special to celebrate our Official Radio Partnership with Electric Picnic – so we’ve made the Sound Garden even bigger and developed a packed weekend line-up of live music, themed DJ sets and huge artist interviews.  Electric Picnic is the festival everyone wants to be at and music-wise,  it’s the biggest thing Today FM will do all summer. We are so excited to get to Stradbally!”

While Today FM’s Content & Programme Director, Adelle Nolan said; “To have an artist like Gavin James headlining the opening night for Todays FM’s Sound Garden is unbelievably exciting and further cements our commitment to bring the very best Irish music to our listeners”

The Today FM Sound Garden Stage is situated straight across from the main stage, just look out for the big yellow tent and follow the music!

To listen to the full interview with Gavin James on Today FM this morning go HERE.

Today FM, Official Radio Partner of Electric Picnic.

 

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