Franz Ferdinand, 90s stars the Eels and legendary guitarist Johnny Marr will also feature.
And in a "surprise" addition, organisers last night confirmed My Bloody Valentine; The Knife; the Wu Tang Clan and Black Uhuru will also wow the crowd at Laois.
Also on the bill are Cavan foursome the Strypes -- who have wowed the audience on 'Jools Holland' twice over the past 18 months and are touring Japan this month.
Organisers hope 30,000 will attend this year -- and the usual quirky touches such as hot tubs, a "foot hospital", theatrical performances, shamanic journeys, dancers, sculptors and relaxing chillout zones will feature.
Loyal fans will be contacted by Ticketmaster to allow them to avail of a special price of €85 for a Sunday ticket.
Those who book before May 27 can avail of a weekend ticket price of €149.50 for previous patrons of three Electric Picnics; €169.50 for those who have previously attended one Electric Picnic, or €189.50 for those who have never been before.
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