Bon Iver announced as first headliner for Forbidden Fruit 2017

The American band - led by Justin Vernon - will also curate the line-up on Monday June 5th

Bon Iver has been announced as the first headliner for next year's Forbidden Fruit festival in Dublin.

The band - led by musician Justin Vernon - will play a 90 minute set on June 5th in the grounds of the Museum of Modern Art in Kilmainham.

Promoters POD say Bon Iver will also curate the line-up on the Monday, with Flying Lotus (who will play accompanied by a '3D show'), Lisa Hannigan, The Staves, Gordi and Paul Thomas Saunders all set to play.

The full line-up will be announced next year.

Next year's Forbidden Fruit will run between Saturday June 3rd and Monday 5th. Limited 'early bird' weekend and three-day tickets for the festival are already available.

Tickets for the Monday event will go on sale from 9am on Monday, priced at €59.50.