Patti Smith For Green Man Festival

UK festival exclusive...
Patti Smith

Patti Smith is set to perform at this year's instalment of the Green Man festival.

Secluded in the hills of rural Wales, the Green Man festival is one of the summer's most unique events. Drawing in countless exclusive performances, the event has expanded its 2013 line up once again.

Former Clash Magazine cover star and all round inspiration Patti Smith is set to perform at the Welsh festival. From 'Horses' to 'Banga' the American artist has continued to break boundaries, and her live performances are nothing short of ecstatic.

Planning to drop by the Green Man Festival, the punk-poet will headline the opening night's Far Out Tent line up in a UK Festival exclusive. Elsewhere, other new additions include comedian turned Acid folk minstrel Matt Berry, Jon Langford and rising Manchester band Money.

Tickets are on sale now, with organisers retaining last year's price structure. Hell, even a pint of milk costs more now than it did last summer...

Green Man runs between August 15th - 18th.

Line up:

Mountain Stage
Friday - Kings of Convenience, Midlake, Edwyn Collins, The Pastels, Phosphorescent, Sam Amidon, Julia Holter, Peggy Sue

Saturday - Band of Horses, The Horrors, John Cale, Low, Roy Harper, Lord Huron, Ryan Francesconi & Mirabai Peart, The Slow Show, Zervas & Pepper

Sunday - Ben Howard, Local Natives, Stornoway, Johnny Flynn, Lau, TBA, Ellen & The Escapades, Fernhill

Far Out
Thursday - Patti Smith, Matt Berry, Money Jon Langford

Friday - Fuck Buttons, TBA, Darkstar, Beak>, Moon Duo, Parquet Courts, Jacco Gardner, Thought Forms, Fist of the First Man

Saturday - Villagers, Steve Mason, Archie Bronson Outfit, James Yorkston, Arbouretum, Girls Names, Wild Smiles, Blaenavon, Revere

Sunday - Swans, British Sea Power, Unknown Mortal Orchestra, Woods, Melody's Echo Chamber, Mikal Cronin, Gulp, Flamingods, Trwbador

Walled Garden 
Friday - TBA, Rachel Zeffira, Teleman, Buke & Gase, Landshapes, TBA, Eagleowl, Joe Banfi, Keston Cobblers Club, Annie Dressner

Saturday - Allah-Las, Olof Arnalds, This is the Kit, Fossil Collective, Sweet Baboo, Bear's Den, Rozi Plain, Grass House, Annie Eve, Denai Moore

Sunday - Veronica Falls, Half Moon Run, Public Service Broadcasting, Anna von Hausswolff, Darren Hayman, Marika Hackman, Cowbois Rhos Botwnnog, Huw M, Man's An Idiot, Mo Kenney

Photo Credit: Andy Sturmey

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