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Electric Picnic 2006: more bands confirmed!
The Electric Picnic bill gets better by the day.
The Hot Press Newsdesk, 07 Jun 2006
Broken Social Scene, Mogwai, Young Blood Brass Band and Jim Noir are newly confirmed for the September 1 to 3 Stradbally Hall Estate blow-out.
Tickets for the boutque festival are on sale now.
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