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Primal Scream, Boygenius, Fred Again…to headline Edinburgh's 2023 Connect Festival: how to get tickets
- Tamara McWilliam
- 1 March 2023
The three-day music event will return in August this year with performances from MUNA, Franz Ferdinand and more
Primal Scream, Boygenius, Fred Again…and more have been announced as headliners for Edinburgh's Connect Festival this summer. Tickets go on sale at 10am on Friday 3 March.
The festival will return from Friday 25 to Sunday 26 August this year for its second installment at the Royal Highland Showgrounds since its launch last year. Rock icons Primal Scream will headline the opening night, joined by Franz Ferdinand, Future Islands and Confidence Man.
Viral producer and DJ Fred Again…will headline the festival on the Saturday along with Edinburgh outfit Young Fathers, indie pop trio MUNA and Irish singer-songwriter Róisín Murphy. The event will conclude with a set from indie rock supergroup group Boygenius, featuring Phoebe Bridgers, Julien Baker and Lucy Dacus.
Other acts scheduled to perform over the three days include R&B hit-maker Raye, Public Service Broadcasting, Daniel Avery, Loyle Carner, Friendly Fires, Beth Orton, Rachel Chinouriri, Jockstrap and more.
Connect 2023 UK dates:
Friday 25 - Sunday 27 August – Royal Highland Showgrounds, Edinburgh
Tickets for Connect go on sale at 10am on Friday 3 March.