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Slint Added to Flow Festival 2014

posted by Dan Murphy on June 11, 2014

Slint via the artist

Helsinki, Finland -- Flow Festival has added post-rock pioneers Slint to its 2014 bill, who will join headliners The National, Outkast, Yasiin Bey (AKA Mos Def), and Janelle Monáe. See the full lineup below. 

Slint has played infrequently since their 1992 breakup. This particular reunion corresponds with April's reissue of Spiderland - the massively influential 1991 cult classic - as well as the release of a Lance Bangs-directed documentary on the band entitled Breadcrumb Trail. Slint will also appear at Forecastle Festival and FYF Fest

Flow Festival will take place August 8-10, and tickets are currently on-sale with three-day passes going for €159, two-day for €135, and single-day for €89. If you're heading to Helsinki this year, be sure to check out our Flow Festival Guide for some travel and festival insights as well as the best places to eat, sleep, shop, party, and explore around the town. 

Friday Lineup: Yasiin Bey aka Mos Def, Paul Kalkbrenner, Pusha T, Slint, Bonobo, Darkside, Nina Persson, Jon Hopkins, Jenny Wilson, Charli XCX, Tinariwen, Risto, Magenta Skycode, Mirel Wagner, DJ Kridlokk, Phantom, Joose Keskitalo, Peanut Butter Wolf (DJ Set), Evian Christ (DJ Set), Ceephax Acid Crew, I-F (Intergalactic Fm, Viewlexx, Murdercapital) (DJ Set), Ron Morelli (DJ Set), Katerina (DJ Set), Sasse & Jori Hulkkonen (DJ Set), Phantom, Ballet School, Aksim, Riitaoja, Roy Hargrove Quintet

Saturday Lineup: The National, The Horrors, Neneh Cherry with RocketNumberNine, Bill Callahan, Jamie xx, Kavinsky (Outrun Live), Little Dragon, Les Ambassadeurs feat. Salif Keita, Amadou Bagayoko & Cheick Tidiane Seck, Joey Bada$$, Mø, FKA Twigs, James Holden, Marissa Nadler, Poliça, Siinai, Noah Kin, Aivovuoto, Sound & Fury, Young Marco (DJ Set), Fred P (DJ Set), Illum Sphere (DJ Set), Didier (DJ Set), Trevor Deep Jr (DJ Set), Samuli Kemppi, Aivovuoto, Teksti-TV 666, Paperi T & KHID, Katujen äänet, Mr Peter Hayden, Shivan Dragn, Mopo

Sunday Lineup: Outkast, Janelle Monáe, Die Antwoord, Slowdive, Action Bronson, Blood Orange, Real Estate, Jungle, Mac DeMarco, Kakkmaddafakka, Mark Ernestus presents Jeri-Jeri, Nyt Kolisee (Live), Iisa, Tuomo, Sin Cos Tan, Eurocrack, Pietarin Spektaakkeli, Death Hawks, Jaakko Eino Kalevi, Machinedrum (DJ Set), Mark Ernestus (DJ Set), Tama Sumo (DJ Set), Optimo (DJ Set), Baris K (DJ Set), Jaakko Eino, Kalevi, Big Ups, Beastmilk, Death Hawks, Gim Kordon, Rauhatäti, Antti Lötjönen Quartet East

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