IDLES and TAAHLIAH to play Connect Music Festival 2022

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Jon Hopkins, Caribou and Bonobo are also confirmed for the new Scottish festival.

Connect Music Festival heads to Edinburgh’s Royal Highland Centre Showground from 26-28 August. Former Crack Magazine cover stars IDLES join the bill alongside fast-rising Scottish producer and DJ TAAHLIAH, known for her high-energy club-ready pop. Speaking on the upcoming event, TAALIAH said, “I’m super excited to be playing at this wonderfully curated festival; in the capital of my home country.”

Other acts confirmed for August include Charlotte Adigéry & Bolis Pupul, Moses Boyd, I.JORDAN, Little Simz and Sudan Archives. There’s also Optimo (Espacio), Horsemeat Disco, Jamz Supernova, Mogwai and The Chemical Brothers.

The festival will have a limited number of boutique camping accomodation available or attendees can stay at an onsite hotel for the duration of the festival. For full information and tickets head to the Connect Music Festival website.

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