The Killers and Bastille announced for Tennent’s Vital 2014

The Killers
The Killers

One of the biggest bands in the world, The Killers, will bring the bright lights of Vegas to Boucher Road Playing Fields on August 21 when they headline Tennent’s Vital 2014, it can tonight be revealed.

Joining them on the bill will be the hottest breakthrough act of the past year – very special guests, Bastille.

The Killers have sold over 20 million albums, headlined festivals across the globe, performed at the White House and amassed countless prestigious accolades including BRIT, NME and MTV Awards.

Each of their four studio albums has topped the UK charts. Their epic, synth-driven rock ‘n’ roll and incredible energy make them one of the greatest live acts on the planet, and their highly anticipated return to Tennent’s Vital (they last played in 2007) is sure to be the hottest ticket of the summer.

Sarah Shimmons, Beer Marketing Manager for Tennent’s NI, said: “We’re very excited to announce the first two artists for Tennent’s Vital 2014 today. The Killers are undoubtedly one of the biggest bands in the world with a global reputation for their amazing live shows. “They’ll be joined on the bill by Bastille, who have enjoyed massive breakthrough success in the past year and are one of the most

exciting new acts around right now.

“Since its return in 2011, Tennent’s Vital has brought top international and homegrown talent to the heart of Belfast every year and has well and truly cemented its place as a highlight of Northern Ireland’s music calendar. We’re delighted that our partners at MCD have once again secured some incredible acts for the Tennent’s Vital bill – it’s already shaping up to be a brilliant event and we can’t wait to see you there!”

Fans can get their hands on tickets for Thursday 21st September when they go on sale on Monday 31st March at 9am.

Tickets for Tennent’s Vital 2014 - Thursday 21st are priced as follows:

• Thu 21 August – The Killers plus very special guests Bastille and more to be announced: £49.50 incl booking fee.

• Tickets can be secured via Tennent’s Vital’s official ticket partner

• Tickets are also available in person from Ticketmaster outlets nationwide or via the 24hr Telephone hotlines: (NI & UK) 0844 8472455/ (ROI) 0818 719 300.