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Festival line-up update – 21 Mar 2012

By | Published on Wednesday 21 March 2012

Download Festival

DOWNLOAD FESTIVAL, Donington Park, 8-10 Jun: Acts including Halestorm, Firewind, Turbonegro, Theory Of A Deadman and Anti-Nowhere League slot into Download’s well-stocked 2012 roster, as was already set to feature The Prodigy, Black Sabbath, Megadeth, Metallica, Soundgarden and main stage wildcards, Chase & Status.

FOCUS WALES, various venues, Wrexham Town Centre, 19-21: Set on highlighting the best of the Welsh music scene, this four-day festival and conference will house Gallops, Jodie Marie, RaLive t ce Horses, Bastions, The Whip and Masters In France on the performance portion of its patriotic programme.

LIVE AT LEEDS, various venues, Leeds, 4-7 May: Alkaline Trio, Gabirelle Aplin, Lulu James, Cashier No 9 and Fun Adults form the final additions to a now complete Live At Leeds line-up, as also hosts Example, Marina & The Diamonds, Ladyhawke, Wretch 32, Dog Is Dead, Friends, Stooshe, Lianne La Havas and Howler.

LIVERPOOL SOUND CITY, various venues, Liverpool, 17-19 May: Team Sound City name The Temper Trap, Tim Hecker, The Wedding Present, Django Django, James Vincent McMorrow and Kids In Glass Houses amongst the latest additions to the annual festival and conference’s crowded live line-up. They join the afore announced likes of Mystery Jets, Professor Green, Michael Kiwanuka, Bear In Heaven, White Denim, Niki And The Dove, Charli XCX and Ghostpoet.