PICS: Longitude 2018 is now open for business

The gates are open and people are descending on Dublin's Marlay Park for this year's Longitude festival.

A number of big named hip-hop, R&B and dance acts are set to take to the stage over the weekend.

J. Cole, Post Malone and Khalid are among tonight's headliners at Longitude in Dublin.

The festival now in its sixth year will see over 70 acts perform across its four music stages.

And we’re off!!! 🔥

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