Mike Scott and his band The Waterboys are one of the feature demonstrations at the current year’s Wickerman celebration

The Waterboys, Example and Tom Odell will lead the line-up at the current year’s Wickerman celebration.

It will be opened on Friday July 24 with an execution by people rock band The Waterboys emphasizing melodies from their 30-year profession.

Brit and Ivor Novello honor victor Odell will feature on the Saturday with Example and DJ Wire additionally performing.

More acts will be affirmed later, coordinators said.

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

The current year’s occasion will be the first without fellow benefactor Jamie Gilroy, who kicked the bucket before the end of last year at his home on the homestead where the celebration is arranged.

Presently entering its fourteenth successive year, there will be nine stages with a mixture of musical classes, option acts and exceptional ability.

It reaches a state of perfection with the blazing of a 40ft wickerman before the swarms.

Grainne Braithwaite, author of coordinators Synergy Concerts, said: “We are hugely eager to report Wickerman’s 2015 main events, both The Waterboys and Tom Odell give astounding live exhibitions and its this mix of ability and acting skill which we accept will truly unite the swarms.

“Wickerman has fabricated its notoriety for being a celebration which offers a genuinely varied line-up and consequently we are excited to be joining the group.

“Our point not long from now is to book the best rising and created specialists to make Wickerman “the” must go to for music darlings.

“We are truly anticipating declaring an assorted line-up of splendid acts over the nearing months.”

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