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Festival line-up update – 13 Jun 2011

By | Published on Monday 13 June 2011

Jersey Live

JERSEY LIVE, Royal Jersey Showgrounds, Jersey, 3-4 Sep: Feeder, Dry The River, Alex Metric and Benjamin Francis Leftwich feature highly amongst the most recent additions to this year’s Jersey Live roster, which prior to this latest announcement was already home to acts including Madness, Plan B, The Ting Tings, The Streets, Katy B, Ed Sheeran and Wretch 32. Also on the cards are DJs sets from Zane Lowe, Annie Mac and Mr Oizo.

MELTDOWN, Southbank Centre, London, 10-19 Jun: Newcomers to this already-up-and-running Ray Davies-curated event include Carl Barat, Maria & The Mirrors, Baxter Dury and Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark, who will collaborate with poet Mike Garry on a Tony Wilson Tribute, as presented by Paul Morley. Amongst the host of class acts previously confirmed to perform at this multi-faceted and already under way culture fest are Sandie Shaw, Ronnie Spector, Paloma Faith, Madness, and Anna Calvi.

TENNENT’S VITAL, Ward Park, Bangor, Northern Ireland, 23-24 Aug: Local heroes Two Door Cinema and Irish crooners The Script are the latest pair of acts booked for this lager-backed bash, joining the likes of existing line-up stars Eminem, Kaiser Chiefs, Jimmy Eat World and Odd Future.