Snow Patrol and Janelle Monae have announced they will play summer gigs in Ireland next year.

Snow Patrol are playing an open-air show at Malahide Castle in Dublin on Friday, June 7.

The Kooks will provide support on the night.

Tickets priced €49.90 including booking fee go on sale on Friday, December 14 at 9am.

Wildness, the band's seventh studio album and first record in seven years, was released earlier this year.

Meanwhile, singer-songwriter Monae is bringing her headline show to The Summer Series at Trinity College Dublin on Wednesday, July 3.

The Grammy-Award nominated star released her third album, Dirty Computer, earlier this year to critical acclaim.

Tickets from €54.65 go on sale on Friday December 14 at 9am.

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