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Primal Scream to headline Wickerman Festival

Primal Scream frontman Bobby Gillespie Credit: Wickerman Fetsival

Scottish rock legends Primal Scream have been announced as headliners for the Wickerman Festival, held in Dumfries and Galloway.

Bobby Gillespie and his band will make their only Scottish appearance of the year on the opening night of the festival on Friday 26th July.

The music event, now in its 12th year, is being held from 26th-27th July at Dundrennan, near Dalbeattie.

Wickerman FestivalCoordinator Helen Chalmers said:

"Primal Screamis one of Britain’s most iconic, inventive and exciting bands and having themplay at Wickerman is a major coup, both for the Festival and its fans.

"Once again the full line up will feature an eclectic and sometimes surprising mix of leading artists, alternative acts and exciting emerging talent,"