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New Order announced as Latitude 2016 headliners

The Maccabees and The National set to headline in 2016.

credit: Jen O'Neil

Latitude Festival has announced that The Maccabees, The National and New Order will be headlining at this year’s festivities.

Latitude Festival, has long established itself as one of the UK’s best variety festivals and in 2016, Latitude plans on having its best year yet. With theatre, comedy, music and any imaginable entertainment, Latitude really is one of its kind.

Founder and creator of Latitude Festival, Melvin Benn said:

“I’m thrilled to announce the first acts for Latitude 2016. The Maccabees, The National, and New Order headlining the music, coupled with the theatre and poetry bill looking stronger than ever, ensures Latitude 2016 is already simply unmissable.  Following the incredible success of our tenth edition last year, we had set the bar high for this year’s festival; we have a debut headline performance from The Maccabees to look forward to, which I’m really excited about and as always, the arts offering is set to be incomparable.”

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And so far Latitude Festival has revealed the following acts:

The Maccabees | The National | New Order
Beirut | Chvrches | M83 | Father John Misty
John Grant | The Lumineers
Courtney Barnett | Daughter | Chet Faker
British Sea Power | Squeeze | Laura Mvula
Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats | Michael Kiwanuka
Sturgill Simpson | Alif

Bbc Radio 6 Music Stage
Grimes | Of Monsters And Men
Miike Snow | Kurt Vile And The Violators | Frightened Rabbit
Half Moon Run | Mø | Christine And The Queens | Poliça | Låpsley
Roots Manuva | Perfume Genius | Oh Wonder
Jamie Woon | Rat Boy | Aurora | Mura Masa | Lucius

Sunrise Arena
Pantha Du Prince Presents The Triad | Black Mountain
Anna Meredith | Blanck Mass | Bob Moses | Cloves
Drones Club | Hayden James | Highasakite | Holly Macve
Kelly Lee Owens | Lambert | Little Green Cars
Money | Protomartyr | Suuns | Weaves

Late Night At Sunrise
Jungle (Dj Set) | David Rodigan (A Journey Through Reggae)
Marlon Williams | Mike Skinner And Murkage Present Tonga

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Don Paterson | John Hegley | Hollie Mcnish
Elaine Feinstein | Henry Normal
Michael Pedersen |Buddy Wakefield | Luke Wright
Attila The Stockbroker | Mark Grist & Tim Clare
Tim Wells | Martin Newell & The Hosepipe Band
John Osborne | Benin City | Josh Idehen | Helen Mort
Frankie Vah | Talia Randall
Harry Baker | Derek Mcluckie | Rosy Carrick

Circa | Improbable & Blind Summit | Gob Squad
Glen Neath & David Rosenberg | Lift Present Everything By My Side
Lyric | Opera North | Mark Thomas | Graeae
Les Enfants Terribles | Action To The Word | Airnadette
Lyric, Gdif, Imagine Watford & Latitude Present Hikapee And How It Ended
Young Vic & Royal Court | Forest Fringe | Dash Arts | Fight In The Dog
Shon Dale-Jones | Sam Halmarack, Dan Canham & Olivia Winteringham
Sh!T Theatre |Ursula Martinez| Christopher Brett Bailey | Nabokov | Raz
Sleeping Trees | Tiata Fahodzi | Liam Williams | Pentabus |The Paper Birds
Katie Bonna |George Egg | Jemima Foxtrot | Lucy Mccormick | Rob Auton
Rachael Clerke |Flipping The Bird | Poleroid Theatre | Old Trunk Theatre
Licensed To Ill| Stefanie Mueller | Annie Siddons | Silent Uproar
Deanna Rodger & Gemma Rogers | Arwc | Leeds Beckett

Lavish Big Screen
Glen Matlock | Stephen Mallinder | Don Letts
National Students Selection | Dj Harry K | Jet Letts

Latitude Festival 2016 takes place between 14th and 17th July at Henham Park, Suffolk. 

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