Festival News : Cork X Southwest Official First Announcement

Cork X Southwest have gone all official on us confirming the legendary Patti Smith will headline the 2011 festival (but we already knew this didn't we?!) but also that Smith will be joined by Echo & The Bunnymen.

The Skibbereen festival will also see the likes of Jape, Interference and Katell Keineg descend upon Liss Ard during the June Bank Holiday weekend.

Confirmed so far :

  • Patti Smith
  • Echo & The Bunnymen
  • Interference
  • Balkan Beatbox
  • Mick Flannery
  • Spider John Koerner
  • Fred
  • Jape
  • Michael McGoldrick
  • Favourite Sons
  • Axel Krygier
  • Nina Hynes
  • Katell Keineg
  • LOWmountain
  • Guidewires
  • Doctor Millar
  • Sean Taylor
  • Lousy Rocks

Tickets are on sale tomorrow (March 1st) with early birds priced at €79.