Lulu confirmed on Wickerman line-up

Lulu has joined the line-up at the current year’s Wickerman celebration as she denote her 50th year in music.

The artist is discharging another collection not long from now and will partake in her first UK visit in after 10 years not long from now, including a feature execution at the Dumfries celebration in July.

Lulu, who sang at the end service of the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow the previous summer, will perform on the principle Wickerman organize on the second day of the celebration.

Crush and “punk artist” John Cooper Clarke have likewise been added to the rundown of entertainers.

The 1970s band will feature on the first night of the celebration, July 24, while Cooper Clarke will perform in the Scooter Tent the accompanying day.

The Waterboys, Example and Tom Odell have as of now been affirmed at stake up.

The celebration happens at East Kirkcarswell Farm in Dumfries and Galloway, where the excellent 1973 film The Wicker Man was made.

The current year’s occasion will be the first without fellow benefactor Jamie Gilroy, who passed on toward the end of last year at his home on the ranch where the celebration is organized.

Presently entering its fourteenth sequential year, there will be nine stages with a mixture of musical classifications, option acts and best in class ability.

It finishes with the blazing of a 40ft wickerman before the swarms.

Coordinator Grainne Braithwaite said: “We are so eager to have Squeeze, Lulu and John Cooper Clarke joining the current year’s line-up.

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“Each of the three demonstrations are symbols in their distinctive musical sorts, so to unite all of them close by The Waterboys and Tom Odell will make for an exceptional festival of British ability, at various times.

“The Wickerman group is outfitting to make the current year’s celebration one to truly recall, so fans can expect an entire host of energizing Wicker news over the nearing months.”

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