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Festival line-up update – 20 Feb 2012

By | Published on Monday 20 February 2012


2000TREES, Upcote Farm, Withington, Gloucestershire, 12-14 Jul: Friday headliners 65daysofstatic stand foremost in a horde of brand new bookings, with Pulled Apart By Horses, The Xcerts, Rolo Tomassi, Brontide and Johnny Foreigner also amongst those newly set to join longer-standing line-up fixtures like Imperial Leisure, Tall Ships, Tellison and Straight Lines.

BEVERLEY FESTIVAL, Beverley, Hull, Yorkshire, 15-17 Jun: Festival bosses give a boost to early bird ticket sales with the announcement that Beverley’s premier acoustic roots roster will be headlined by none other than Peatbog Faeries, folk-rock icons Steeleye Span, and Joe Brown, with sets from Chumbawumba, Furnace Mountain and tipped Americana band Ahab also on the cards.

INDIETRACKS, Butterley Station, Derbyshire, 6-8 Jul: Tender Trap, Veronica Falls and Britpop legends Dodgy lead the first acts confirmed for this intimate outdoor happening, which will also see performances from Allo Darlin, Tigercats, The June Brides, Language Of Flowers and Evans The Death.

JUBILEE FAMILY FESTIVAL, Hyde Park, London, 2-3 Jun: Taking place, quite fittingly it seems, over HRH’s forthcoming Diamond Jubilee weekend, this Sainsburys-sponsored bash will host a family-focused concert that climaxes with some sort of Disney spectacular. More artists are due to be announced in the coming weeks.