More than 100 new artists have been added to the line-up for The Great Escape, including Mew and Great X-Pectations picks Nothing But Thieves and Port Isla.
Tours, Festivals & Gigs News
Friday, 27th February 2015
Tuesday, 24th February 2015
The singer-songwriter and Leeds fivesome will join Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds, Florence + The Machine and The Prodigy on the bill for the Spanish festival
Friday, 20th February 2015
The jam-packed line-up for the Scottish festival also features Hozier, George Ezra, The Wombats and Alt-J.
The band have also been telling XFM's John Kennedy that their Hyde Park show won't be their only gig for 2015…
Thursday, 19th February 2015
The London indie rockers and folk singer will perform at the second year of the North Devon festival, with a third headliner still to be announced.
Other acts confirmed for the Hampshire festival include Simian Mobile Disco, Grandmaster Flash and The Mispers.
Dave Grohl and the boys will headline the Pyramid Stage on Friday, using a video message at the NME Awards to announce the show.
Wednesday, 18th February 2015
The northern chaps will join Dave & Co at their huge show later this year.
Tuesday, 17th February 2015
The two artists will top the bill of the Derbyshire festival.
The boutique festival in Oxford has announced its 2015 line-up and it's another top festival slot for Ben Howard, with Nick Mulvey and Roisin Murphy also set to perform.
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ALBUM OF THE WEEK: Carl Barat And The Jackals - Let It Reign
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The 5 Best Songs Of The Week (16 February 2015)
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The Indie Wonder Years - 1997
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