Portishead, Outkast and Beck to Headline Electric Picnic 2014

First acts announced.

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Ireland's Electric Picnic has announced its first batch of acts for 2014 including Portishead, Outkast and Beck as festival headliners.

Other acts include Foals, Pet Shop Boys, London Grammar, St. Vincent and Slowdive who are big-billing announcements.

Lily Allen, Metronomy, Temples and Jungle have also been announced to play the festival.

The varied lineup will also host older acts like the Blades and the Stranglers at the festival.

More acts are yet to be announced.

Electric Picnic takes place 29-31 August 2014. Tickets go on sale from 7pm tonight (19 March).

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    I worked at it last year, such a peaceful festival but also one of the greatest party festivals ever! It's an amazing weekend and this lineup just makes it even better, will definitely be hitting it again, this time to work at it!