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CHSq 2017: Full gig line-up at Custom House Square, Belfast

This week kicks off a series of headline shows at Custom House Square in Belfast with a huge number of international artists set to take to the city stage.

Once the home of Belsonic, the city centre site will now play host to a range of musical acts from Friday, August 11 through to Sunday, August 27.

So who will be performing this year?

Above And Beyond

Jono Grant and Tony McGuinness of electronic music act, Above & beyond. Liam McBurney/RAZORPIX

When: Friday, August 11

Who: The trance trio will kick off the Custom House Square gigs, with support from DJ Oliver Smith and Dutch duo 16 Bit Lolitas.

Walking On Cars

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Walking on Cars

When: Saturday, August 12

Who: The Irish rockers will continue the series of gigs with special guests The Emerald Armada.

Emeli Sande

Emeli Sande (Photo by Gareth Cattermole/Getty Images)

When: Wednesday, August 16

Who: The Scottish singer will be supported by singer-songwriter Ray BLK, winner of the BBC's Sound of 2017 prize.

Timmy Trumpet

Timmy Trumpet (Photo by Ryan Pierse/Getty Images for Nickelodeon Australia)

When: Thursday, August 17

Who: The DJ and producer will be supported by fellow Australians Will Sparks and Joel Fletcher.

Please note this gig is sold out.

Foy Vance

Foy Vance

When: Saturday, August 19

Who: The Northern Ireland singer will be supported by Scottish star Amy McDonald, Belfast singer David C Clements, and Portaferry singer Ryan McMullan, who recently toured with Ed Sheeran.


Double act: Kasabian vocalist Tom Meighan and guitarist Serge Pizzorno

When: Tuesday, August 22

Who: The UK rockers will be joined at Custom House Square by Blossoms and Derry-based band Touts.

Ocean Colour Scene

Ocean Colour Scene.

When: Friday, August 25

Who: The rockers will be supported by The Coral and Carl Barat & The Jackels.

Stiff Little Fingers

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Stiff Little Fingers

When: Saturday, August 26

Who: The iconic Belfast rockers will be The Stranglers and The Ruts DC, as well as Belfast legends The Outcasts and Terri Hooley.

Please note this gig is sold out.

Carl Cox

Carl Cox

When: Sunday, August 27

Who: The popular DJ will be joined by Hot Since 82, Phil Kiernan, and Schmutz.

Please note this gig is also sold out.

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